Junior Clinical Researcher STAR Programme

You would like to start or re-orient your career as clinical researcher, but have no or only limited experience in this field? This is a difficult mission to accomplish as most employers require practical experience before considering your application.

5 days (option to register for individual modules at cheaper rate, see links in text below)
Course fee
€ 4.500 (including traineeships) (excl. VAT)

Short description

This situation limits the inflow of young, intelligent and motivated people. In trying to find a solution to unveil this pool of talent, ECCRT introduces the Junior Clinical Researcher STAR Programme, which has been developed to increase your chances of entering the amazing area of clinical research.

This STAR Programme consists of 6 individual courses:

1) Introduction to Clinical Research (elearning module to be followed before the start of the programme - 3 hours)

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2) Orienting your Career in Clinical Research (0,5 day) 

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3) Basic Regulatory Requirements in Clinical Research (0,5 day)

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4) ICH-GCP Training (1 day)

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5) Clinical Research Training for Junior CRAs (2 days)

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6) Communication Skills ( 1 day)

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For those who are interested, the STAR programme also offers the possibility to follow 3 traineeships, each time in a different organization. spread out over 1 full year.
You will be starting in a hospital environment, then in a pharmaceutical company and ending with a Clinical Research Organisation (CRO). This allows the participant to get a complete overview of the clinical trial life cycle from the point of view of all stakeholders involved.

If you are not interested in the traineeships and would only like to follow  one or more of the 6 training modules mentioned above, it is more cost-effective to register for each module separately.


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