PR # 107 December 7, 2007
RVCC TO OFFER CLINICAL RESEARCH (CRA/CRC) COURSE
The Allied Health department of Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division is offering a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) & Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) course this spring. The 36-hour program will be offered Saturdays, January 12-February 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the College?s North Branch Campus.
The demand for qualified and trained clinical research professionals continues to grow, providing new and exciting career opportunities. The course covers the key aspects of preparing for a career in the management of clinical trials. It?s appropriate for those interested in pursuing a career either as a clinical research associate (CRA) representing a pharmaceutical sponsor or contract research organization (CRO), or as a clinical research coordinator (CRC) in a physician-investigator?s office/clinic.
Upon completion of the course, the New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA) Certificate with 36 NJSNA contact hours will be issued.
Corporate and Continuing Education at RVCC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center?s Commission on Accreditation.
The $1,700 cost includes all fees and texts. Registration is limited and it?s on a first-paid, first-confirmed basis. To register, call 908-526-1200, ext. 8471. For further information, contact Dr. Sourri Baetjer, assistant dean, CCE/Allied Health, 908-218-8872.
RVCC is located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .