February 2020

June 29, 2023

JTF-CPM workgroup released Version 3.1 of the Core Competency Framework which includes competencies relating to clinical project management and technology-related enhancements of the clinical research enterprise. This was later published in Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science.

March 2019

June 29, 2023

JTF Framework adopted as curricular basis for the accreditation of academic programs in clinical research by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs.

October 2018

June 29, 2023

Leveling Workgroup published “Leveling the Joint Task Force Competencies for Clinical Research Professionals” in Therapeutic Innovation and Regulatory Science.  Version 3.0 of Core Competency Framework.

September 1, 2017

June 29, 2023

Revisions Workgroup released Version 2.0 of Core Competency Framework for Clinical Research Professionals.

May 2017

June 29, 2023

Clinicaltrialcompetency.org website posted.

November 2016

June 28, 2023

Two new workgroups were launched:

  • Revisions Workgroup: to remove redundancies and rephrase wording to clarify Core Competency Framework.
  • Leveling Workgroup: to define the core competencies at the Basic, Skilled and Advanced levels with appropriate examples.

Summer 2016

June 28, 2023

MRCT Center assumes sponsoring and leadership role for JTF