UMMC, in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic and Pennsylvania State University, has created the Clinical Research Education for the Workforce (CREW) program. More information about the program can be found below.
Modeled after Mayo Clinic’s training program, CREW is UMMC’s first institutional training and development program specifically for employees serving as Clinical Research Coordinators (CRCs), regardless of title. The 40-hour, certificate program includes 24 hours of foundational, online training and 2 full-day, in-person, educational sessions.
Made possible by NIH grant 3UL1TR002014-03S2, the program is free to all UMMC faculty and staff and features:
Registrants should first complete the pre-test in HealthStream, followed by the online course components, which must be completed prior to the in-person component. After the in-person component, a post-test is required.
Please send an email to Dyon Williams to notify of your interest in participaing in the CREW certification program.
Participants may self enroll in the CREW certification course via Healthstream. In Healthstream, please search for Clinical Research Education for the Workforce (CREW) and the online curriculum will appear.
Participants must complete all required online courses ten (10) days prior to attending the classroom session. This includes: all applicable Healthstream and CITI courses. An online course listing can be found below:
All faculty and staff interested in expanding their clinical research knowledge are welcome to attend.
The online portion of the program is accessible via HealthStream as outlined above. The virtual component will be hosted bi-annually. Registration and Enrollment is completed directly in Healthstream. Redcap is no longer used for enrollment. The classroom portion of the program will be held each year on the first Wednesday and Thursday, of May and December:
For CREW questions, email Dyon Williams or email@example.com or call (601) 815-8196.