Non-Credit Courses


The CRTC partners with several other programs on and off campus to offer free non-credit courses and seminar series including the following.

Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR)

This non-credit baring course is provided online by the National Institutes of Health and will be of interest to physicians, scientists, medical students, nurses, public health professionals, and all other health professionals planning a career in clinical research. Learn more »

Genomics in Medicine Seminar

Genomics plays an increasingly large role in 21st century research and clinical practice.  Washington University School of Medicine is at the forefront of this evolving field.  To continue to meet this challenge, investigators will need comprehensive training in topics related to genomic medicine. Learn more »

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) compliance options

A series of 1-hour face-to-face seminars on diverse topics including: Conflicts of Interest, Human Subjects Protections, Animal Welfare, Research Misconduct, Mentor/Mentee Responsibilities and Relationships, Collaborative Research, Responsible Authorship and Publication, The Scientist as a Responsible Member of Society, Contemporary Ethical Issues in Biomedical Research, Environmental and Societal Impacts of Scientific Research, Data Management, Ownership, and Sharing. Learn more »

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training

GCP is an international ethical and scientific quality standard for designing, conducting, recording and reporting clinical trials that involve the participation of human subjects. This training has been strongly recommended for principal investigators and clinical research professionals involved in the clinical research process. Learn more »

Evidence Based Entrepreneurial Workshop Series

This series covers information on how to identify viable new venture concepts, build plans for a sustainable and scalable enterprise, and get ventures off the ground! Learn more »