Clinical Research Monitoring and Coordination

This accredited, fully online, multi-media course provides training to expand your career in clinical trial monitoring and study management. With the knowledge and job skills gained, you can help meet the ever-growing demand for trained clinical study professionals. The ANCC certificate course will uniquely qualify you to work at doctor’s offices, clinics, hospitals and pharma companies to help develop exciting state-of-art therapeutics in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical devices.

Course Objectives

This independent study course emphasizes current practices in use by professionals around the globe. Learn human trial methods and their practical application including:

  • Worldwide Regulations and guiding US and international standards
  • Develop a Clinical Trial Protocol
  • Design and complete a proper Informed Consent
  • Identify and report Adverse Experiences
  • Achieve successful IEC/IRB Approvals
  • Select ideal Investigators and clinical trial sites
  • Establish balanced Study budgets
  • Properly initiate and train new staff
  • Master Monitoring Visits
  • Optimize Case and Study data reporting
  • Account for Test Articles
  • Prepare for Audits and Regulatory Dossiers

Course #
ALH 170 900

Class Meetings

  • Independent Online Study



John F. Arditi

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Medical Terminology with Anatomy and Physiology

This six-week course is designed for both individuals just getting started in the allied health profession and those who may already be working in a physician’s office or medical setting and wish to advance in their career. Employees in insurance offices or within the pharmaceutical industry can benefit from this course.

Students will become familiar with the frequently used medical terminology associated with many disease processes. Basic anatomy and physiology will be taught in order to understand patient diagnosis, medical procedures and acute/chronic diseases, and will facilitate the understanding and interpreting of medical reports. In this course, you will become familiar with the following topics:

  • Introduction to medical terminology
  • Human body health and disease              
  • The bones and muscles
  • The brain and nervous system
  • The heart and lungs
  • The digestive and urinary system
  • The endocrine system
  • The lymphatic and immune system
  • The ENT and the skin
  • The reproductive system

Course #
ALH 185 002

Class Meetings

  • Saturday, October 4, 2014, 9 a.m.–noon
  • Saturday, October 11, 2014, 9 a.m.–noon
  • Saturday, October 18, 2014, 9 a.m.–noon
  • Saturday, October 25, 2014, 9 a.m.–noon
  • Saturday, November 1, 2014, 9 a.m.–noon
  • Saturday, November 8, 2014, 9 a.m.–noon

Delaware Valley College, Main Campus, Allman Building, Room 101

Equipment Needs

Required textbook available at Additional readings/handouts are included in the course tuition and distributed in class.


Angie DeAlbuquerque, RN, BSN

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