Clinical Trials Management

clinical trials management 

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Clinical trials managers are involved in numerous aspects of research, including data collection, analysis, and monitoring. 

Working in medical or educational institutions, as well as research laboratories, often requires managing a clinical trial. Clinical Trials Managers oversee all aspects of the trial, including patient recruitment, study implementation, and closeout. This program will provide learners with the skills needed to contribute to positive changes within the medical field.  

Designed for

Graduates with a background in health sciences, science, or nursing and possess a passion for the health industry. 

What you will learn

The nine required courses are taught and developed by industry professionals to connect theory to practice.  You will develop a professional network, unique skills, and a portfolio of projects used throughout your career. 

What you will learn

  • Learn the historical background of the laws governing drug development (FDA Regulations)

  • Possess a strong understanding of key regulations that impact the development of drugs

  • Differentiate the types of clinical trial designs

  • Know the terminology and definitions used in clinical trials the laws that govern the drug approval process

  • The ability to analyze and interpret safety and efficacy data

  • Develop strategies for organizing clinical trials and site management to ensure a successful outcome of the trial

  • Learn the principles of ICH GCP responsibilities in the clinical trial process

Hands-on experience (Diploma ONLY)

Through the practicum, you will gain valuable hands-on experience, a strong network of industry contacts, and an edge in the job search process. It is the culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry

 

Certificate or Diploma?

Clinical Trials has two programs streams.   

Diploma

The diploma is geared toward students with a university degree in a health sciences or a science-related field, with little or no experience in the field of clinical trials, and includes a 400-hour practicum during which students gain hands-on work experience. Diploma students complete both the nine required courses and the practicum.

Certificate

The certificate is designed for professionals who are working in the field of clinical research or related field and have a minimum of two years of full-time work experience. A university degree is not required for admission but is considered an asset. Certificate students complete the nine required courses only.

 

Full-Time Option: Program Details

Clinical Trials Management is a one-year, full-time program, combining eight months of learning online (Sept-April) and four months in a practicum placement (May-Aug). 

 Duration: One year, full-time | September to August 

  Location: Online, paced

  Tuition for Domestic Students: $6850 + Western ancillary fees*     Financial Aid: OSAP eligible  

  Tuition for International Students: $14005 + Western ancillary fees*    

*Note: Western Ancillary Fees are paid in addition to tuition. Ancillary fees for 2022-23 will be posted on the Office of the Registrar's website in Summer 2022.  Please click here to review the Office of the Registrar's Ancillary Fees statement for the 2021-22 academic year.           

  Program: 9 required courses, plus one 400-hour practicum (Diploma students only)

  Application Deadline: May 15

 

Part-Time Option: Program Details

Clinical Trials Management part-time option is a two-year program, completed over 24 months.  Year one consists of five courses (Sept-April), year two consists of four courses (Sept-April) plus one, four-month practicum placement (May-Aug) (diploma students only). 

 Duration: Two years, part-time

  Location: Online, paced

  Tuition: $6850 (over two years) +  Western ancillary fees*       Financial Aid: OSAP eligible

Tuition for International Students: $14005 (over two years) + Western ancillary fees*

*Note: Western Ancillary Fees are paid in addition to tuition. Ancillary fees for 2022-23 will be posted on the Office of the Registrar's website in Summer 2022.  Please click here to review the Office of the Registrar's Ancillary Fees statement for the 2021-22 academic year.  

  Program: 9 required courses, plus one 400-hour practicum (Diploma students only)

  Application Deadline: May 15