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Key Components of a Successful Study Site Start Up March 2011

Course Description 

The role of the research site is vital in the success of a clinical trial. Quality research sites are in great demand in the current research environment. This course presents an overview of the core components for a successful research site. Examples of successful sites for benchmarking will be included as well as resources for more information.


Learning Objectives 

  • Identify components of a successful research site through benchmarking elite performers
  • Identify the primary elements of business and marketing planning for a research site
  • Discuss the importance of site GCPs and components of SOPs
  • Discuss marketing, staffing, recruitment, contracting, and budgeting concepts key to research sites

Who Should Attend 

  • Clinical Research Site Managers/Directors
  • Clinical Research Coordinators
  • Industry Consultants
  • Principal Investigators or Potential Principal Investigators
  • Entrepreneurs


Lily Romero, P.A., C.C.R.C. 

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Course Length Time 

2.5 hours; 12:00 - 2:30 p.m. Eastern

Course Dates 

March 30, 2011                                    

Hold this course at your company! For more information, contact Naila Ganatra at (215) 413-2471.