Clinical Research Management
Clinical Trial and Data Management
The human testing process, also known as clinical trials, determines whether a drug, biologic or medical device is safe and effective before approval for marketing and sale. Regulations and guidelines govern the clinical trials process –therefore thorough knowledge of the procedures at every stage is essential. Whether you are considering a career in clinical research or are already working in the field, the Clinical Research Associate program can help you prepare to enter or advance in a career as a Clinical Research Associate in a biotechnology and pharmaceutical company, research organization and/or investigational sites.
Clinical Trials general a lot of data and someone needs to wade through that data and make sense of a lot of numbers - that's where the Clinical Data Manager comes in. As Pharmaceutical companies strive to reduce the time and cost to bring new drugs to market it is vital to collect, manage, clean and submit the data to regulatory authorities in the most effective and efficient manner. This has led to an increase in demand for Clinical Data Management professionals who have completed a formal training program in this niche domain.
Clinical data managers work in industries such as pharmaceutical, clinical research, contract clinical research, and medical device organizations as well as academic institutions.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics there is a projected need for 30,000 Clinical Research professionals in the USA from 2008-2018.
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