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GCP Training Programme in 2016 (Cork)


Title: GCP Training Programme in 2016 (Cork)

Date(s): 2016

Main Venue:
HRB Clinical Research Facility Cork

Online Application Period: n/a

The Quality and Regulatory Department of the Clinical Research Facility-Cork at the HRB-Clinical Research Facility, UCC will run ICH GCP Training Courses throughout 2016.

ICH GCP Course

The ICH GCP Course includes a brief Introduction to the Drug Development Process, Principles of ICH-GCP, Investigator Responsibilities and Essential Documents. The course will be delivered by CRF-C Quality and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Dr. Ruben Keane, and CRF-C Monitor, Ms. Maire McCarthy.

This course meets the minimum criteria for ICH GCP Investigator Site Personnel Training identified by TransCelerate BioPharma as necessary to enable mutual recognition of GCP training among trial sponsors.

The course has category 1 Bord Altranais approval for 3.5 Continuing Education Units (CEU). Physicians who attend the half-day course are eligible for 3 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points from the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland (RCPI).

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance following the course, valid for 2 years.

Monday 9 May 2016:           09:30 - 13:00

Wednesday 20 July 2016:   09:30 - 13:00

Monday 17 October 2016    Afternoon Session

Cost: €50

Refresher ICH GCP Course 

In response to demand from investigators and site personnel we will provide an ICH-GCP refresher course in Cork starting in September 2015. The 2 hour 15 mins course has been developed and will be delivered by HRB-CRF-C Quality and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Dr. Ruben Keane and CRF-C Monitor Ms. Maire McCarthy.

The 2 hour 15 mins Refresher ICH GCP course will take place on the following dates:


Tuesday 5 April:              Morning Session

Tuesday 14 June:            Afternoon Session

Thursday 8 September    Afternoon Session

Tuesday 8 November      Morning Session
Cost: €40

If you would like to reserve a place on either of these courses or if you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact the CRF at