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Registration is now open for the LA CaTS Level II Clinical Research Coordinator Training

Released: Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Registration is now open for the LA CaTS Level II Clinical Research Coordinator Training which will be held at Tulane University from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Friday May 19, 2017. The training will be held at the Tidewater Building (1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112) on the 17th floor, room 1708. This interactive training session will consist of case study presentations and discussions with four Principal Investigator (PI) Mentors. Each PI Mentor will have case studies that reflect a specific category in research. Small groups will be assembled to discuss the case studies, while the PI Mentor and experts from IRB, Clinical Research, Compliance, and Legal will be available to offer guidance to the groups.

To be eligible, participants must have completed the LA CaTS Level I Coordinator Training.  They must also: a) have a Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of clinical research experience, or b) have at least 5 years of clinical research experience.  This event is FREE and open to all LA CaTS institutions.  Participants will receive a LA CaTS certificate for completing the program. 

Register at: https://redcap-training.sph.tulane.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=97KKH3FCDN

If you have any questions please email tulaneresearch@tulane.edu or call 504-988-0200. We look forward to seeing you!


About the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center
The LA CaTS Center is comprised of three primary collaborating institutions in the state, including LSU's Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans – and also includes four research partners: LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans, Research Institute for Children at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans and Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.  The LA CaTS Center’s vision for Louisiana encompasses the strengths and capacities unique to each member institution and represents a unified, comprehensive approach for targeting prevention, care and research of chronic diseases in the underserved population.  The scholar program is supported in part by 1 U54 GM104940 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health which funds the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center.  For more information, please visit www.lacats.org.

LSU Health Shreveport Xavier University of Louisiana LSU Health New Orleans Pennington Biomedical Research Center Tulane University Louisiana State University The Research Institute for Children at Children's Hospital New Orleans Ochsner Health System