Training and Continuing Education

Clinical Investigator Training Course

Clinical Investigator Training Course 2

Co-sponsored by FDA and University of Maryland CERSI

November 7, 2016: 8:20 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.)
November 8, 2016: 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
November 9, 2016: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


In this intensive, three-day course clinical investigators will be trained by FDA medical officers and senior scientists--along with other experts--in all aspects of clinical studies: preclinical and clinical science, statistical structure of trials, ethical requirements, and regulatory considerations. In addition, the course will help foster communication between clinical investigators and FDA and enhance investigators' understanding of FDA’s role in experimental medicine.

Who Should Attend

This training course is intended for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals involved in clinical trials. The audience is expected to have an advanced level of medical training and knowledge with some experience in clinical practice. 


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Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza
8525 Fenton Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910 

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