Technologies in Clinical Research
GMS BT 470
Prereq: 1-2 years clinical research experience or one of the following-- BT 540 (Reg & Compl, BT 560 (GCP), BT 575 (Design & Conduct of Clin Trials). This course explores the multiple technologies that govern key aspects of clinical trial management and regulatory filings. Students learn how to identify the various technologies that are used in the conduct of clinical trials, the regulations that govern their use, and the issues that companies face in deploying the various tools. Students also examine a sample company with a clinical portfolio and identify the timing, importance, and integration requirements of the various technologies with emphasis on strengths and weaknesses associated with the conduct of the trial. The course also includes an introduction to the use of social media in clinical trials.