Leadership Specialty: Clinical Research Management

The Clinical Research Management specialization is designed to prepare the clinical research professional with competencies and skills related to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) standards and research related to conducting clinical trials, institutional Review Boards and Regulations, and Ethical issues.  Additionally the clinical research professional will develop skills related to research on organizational behavior, quality measurement and risk management, fiscal operations, systemic change and project program case management.

Specialized skills in communication and organizational politics and program development, implementation, and impact analysis will be acquired. Graduates will be prepared for entry to mid-level clinical management positions, with potential for promotion to executive level positions in a variety of research settings. This specialization requires 41 semester credit hours.  All required courses are offered online.

Summary of Course Requirements

 

Common Core

Credit hrs.

NRSG 748

Theories for Practice and Research: Individual, Family, Community

3

NRSG 754

Health care Research

3

NRSG 755

Health care Professionalism: Issues and Roles

3

NRSG 898

Research Project in Nursing

2

Sub total

 

11

Advanced Practice Core

Credit hrs.

NRSG 731

Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics for Advanced Practice Nursing

1

NRSG 806

Advanced Physiology

4

NRSG 812

Advanced Pathophysiology

3

NRSG 813

Applied Drug Therapy

3

Sub total

 

11

Leadership  Core

NRSG 880

Organizational Foundations for Leading Change

3

NRSG 826

Global Perspectives and Diversity in Health Care

2

NRSG 820

Organizational Communication and Program Planning

2

Sub total

 

7

Clinical Research Specialty Courses

NRSG 823

Research Clinical Trial Management: Pre-study activities

3

NRSG 824

Research Clinical Trial Management: During-study activities

3

NRSG 825

Research Clinical Trial Management: Post-study activities

3

NRSG 833

Managing Clinical Research Projects

3

Sub total

12

Total Credits Required:

41

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