HOW TO BE A PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR IN CLINICAL RESEARCH: For All New Clinical Investigators, Junior Faculty, and Fellows in Medicine Subspecialties

This educational session will review the responsibilities of being a principal investigator of a clinical trial. This will be relevant to anyone doing clinical research within the Department of Medicine.

Friday, September 8, 2017
8:30 a.m.-Noon
HSEB Room 4100-B

Attendance is free and breakfast is provided.

For questions please contact:
Calee Hulet • 801-587-4024


  • Regulations governing clinical investigators
  • Institutional processes for initiating a clinical trial
  • Proper documentation of informed
    consent, adverse events, and maintaining source documentation
  • Cultivating a successful relationship with your research coordinator
  • Identifying key resources to support your clinical research

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AMA Credit
The University of Utah School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

None of the faculty or planners or anyone in control of content for this continuing medical education activity have any relevant financial relationships since the content does not cover any products/services of a commercial interest; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose.