The Role of the Clinical Research Associate

This course explores the role of the clinical research associate (CRA) in monitoring a clinical trial and acting as a liaison between the investigative site and the sponsor company. The course will introduce key CRA responsibilities widely recognized throughout the industry and globally applicable. Topics in this course include: Definition, Visits, Recruitment and Retention, Informed Consent, Source Documentation, and Essential Documents. After completing this course, learners will be able to recognize the current role of the CRA during each stage of a clinical trial and identify specific responsibilities for documents and processes in those stages.

After this course learners will be able to recognize the current role of the cra during each stage of a clinical trial. identify specific responsibilities for documents and processes in those stages.