Education in the arena of Patient focused Research is a central activity of the HRB CRF-C. In September 2018 the HRB CRF-C launched a new academic programme – MSc Clinical Trials (online)
- The HRB CRF-C regularly offers workshops in the areas of statistics, data, and coding using the R programming language.
- The Quality and Regulatory Department of the HRB CRF-C also offers regular courses in ICH-Good Clinical Practice (GCP) for Investigators and Site Personnel. Refresher courses are also provided.
- The HRB CRF-C also actively support the work of the Trials Methodology Research Network (TMRN).
For further details, please see below.
The HRB-Trials Methodology Research Network
HRB-TMRN is a collaborative initiative between a number of Irish and international higher education institutes and methodology centres. The HRB-TMRN offers a wide range of training and education events nationally, across all areas relevant to trial methodology.
Good Clinical Practice Course
The HRB CRF-C Quality and Regulatory Department team of experienced clinical research professionals, regularly deliver ICH-GCP Training to investigators and study site staff, both initial GCP training (4.5 hours) and refresher GCP course (2.5 hours). This course meets the minimum criteria for ICH GCP Investigator site personnel training identified by TransCelerate BioPharma as necessary to enable mutual recognition of GCP training among trial sponsors.