The MRCT Center received endorsement to become an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Pilot Center of Excellence (CoE) for Multi-Regional Clinical Trials (MRCTs) and Good Clinical Practice (GCP) inspection.
Developing an ethical framework and toolkit for addressing post-trial responsibilities related to access to investigational product, access to medical care, and access to infrastructure.
The MRCT Center previously developed guidelines for the return of aggregate results to research study participants; this project will focus on returning individual results to study participants.
Working closely with Indian leaders to determine tractable solutions to regulatory reform issues.
Promoting a set of harmonized competencies for training and qualification purposes of principal investigators.
Providing systematic guidance for protocol writers to address ethical considerations in planned clinical trials and for ethics committee members to ensure study protocols have adequately addressed ethical issues
The Joint Task Force for Clinical Trial Competency (JTF) has released the Draft Version 2.0 of the Harmonized Core Competency Framework for public comment. This is an effort of a multi-stakeholder, widely representative workgroup from across the global clinical research community.
The Joint Task Force for Clinical Trial Competency (JTF) has launched its new website: ClinicalTrialCompetency.org. This site hosts the Harmonized Core Competency Framework, as well as the news about the JTF’s latest initiatives, events, and resources.
Apr 04, 2017
Vivli Attains Non-Profit 501(c)3 Status
The MRCT Center is delighted to announce that Vivli has been approved as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization!
Dr. Carmen Aldinger, Program Manager, MRCT Center, will be presenting at the Fourth Clinical Regulatory Medical Writing Forum.
Jul 24, 2017
2017 Ethical Issues in Global Health Research Workshop at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
MRCT Center Faculty Co-Directors, Dr. Barbara Bierer and Mark Barnes, will be speaking at the 2017 Ethical Issues in Global Health Research Workshop at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (Sponsored by PRIM&R), which will take place July 24 – 27, 2017 in Boston, MA.
Dr. Barbara Bierer, MRCT Center Faculty Co-Director, will be presenting at the 2nd Annual Lay Summaries Summit in Philadelphia, PA.