4/5/22 - Module 5: Workforce Development
Workforce Development will consider strategies for fostering recruitment, professional growth, and retention of a clinical research workforce representative of intended participant populations in clinical trials.
This activity is intended for professionals and staff, leadership, and administration involved in Medical Oncology and Hematology with particular relevance to clinical research. The audience includes investigators, practicing providers, clinical trialists, clinical trials office staff, nurse practitioners, nurses, research nurse specialists, physician assistants, clinical research coordinators, and other frontline staff; Regulatory/IRB committee members, and others with basic experience conducting clinical trials.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Review the importance of a more representative clinical research workforce towards increasing participation of underrepresented populations in clinical trials.
- Review measures to evaluate progress in DEI of the clinical research workforce.
- Review opportunities for fostering professional growth in clinical research.
- Identify strategies for recruitment and retention of underrepresented clinical research personnel.
The Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard, The Center for Cancer Equity and Engagement at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and Mass General Brigham
While attendees are strongly encouraged to attend the live instruction and discussion sessions for each module, attendees may access a pre-recorded version of the instruction session through this learning platform one day before the live instruction and discussion sessions. Each discussion session will also be recorded and posted to this learning platform one day following the live presentation. All recordings will be accessible until one week following the live presentation of Module 6.
For questions or assistance with any special needs regarding the training series, please contact the MRCT Center at: MRCT@bwh.harvard.edu
In support of improving patient care, Mass General Brigham is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mass General Brigham designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.50 Participation