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About This Micro-Credential

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Prepare for a variety of clinical research positions at academic institutions, biopharmaceutical companies, and contract research organizations. Acquire the foundation for external certification in this field.

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Skills You Will Gain

Research Ethics

Design Research Study

Research Analysis


Clinical Research

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the basic processes required for effective clinical study design, implementation and analysis.
  • Apply sound ethical principles to the conduct of human clinical research and recognize potential ethical challenges.
  • Describe the relationship between current International Conference on Harmonisation-Good Clinical Practice (ICH-GCP) guidelines and effectively study, conduct, and document trial objectives.

Required Courses

  • CHP 604 - Clinical Trials I
  • CHP 605 - Clinical Trials II
  • CHP 606 - Clinical Trials III


Dr. Trina Cossin
Clincal Research, First semester offered: Fall 2021


Northern Kentucky University
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