Education Core | Orientation for New Study Coordinators

The ICCTR offers a monthly Orientation for all new study coordinators and research assistants. The Orientation covers many topics that are relevant to conducting clinical research at Boston Children's Hospital including:

  • Overview of Study Coordinator Responsibilities
  • Boston Children's resources for conducting clinical research
  • Good clinical practices for clinical research professionals
  • The IRB & Human Subject Protection
  • Obtaining informed consent/assent
  • Study implementation and data management
  • Study data and documents
  • Organization of study materials

We anticipate enrolling about 15 people per session to facilitate group discussions and allow ample time for questions.

Target Audience

New study coordinators and research assistants

Course Details

(Each session is two half days. Participants should attend both days.) 

2017 Orientation Schedule

  • August 24 & 25
  • October 26 & 27

Location: Seminar 1 Conference Room, Enders, Boston Children's Hospital (unless otherwise noted)
Time: 9am - 12pm

To register for a session, please click here