Master of Science in Health Sciences in Clinical Research Administration
GW’s Clinical Research Administration Master’s program prepares clinical research professionals as leaders in meeting the increasing global needs for a highly qualified work force within the clinical research arena. The rigorous online curriculum creates a learning environment that supports student excellence in the clinical research competencies such as scientific concepts and research design, ethical and patient safety considerations, drug development, clinical trial operations as well as leadership competencies.
A shift toward personalized and lifestyle medicine is occurring within health care today—one that is more proactive, predictive, and preventive—supported by health technology, changes in environmental policy, and advanced natural product development. Integrative Medicine (INTM) is defined by The American Board of Integrative Medicine® (ABOIM®) and the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health as the practice of medicine that reaffirms the importance of the practitioner-patient relationship. INTM is whole person, evidence-based medicine that makes use of all appropriate therapeutic approaches, health care professionals, and disciplines to achieve optimal health and healing.
The rigorous online curriculum focuses on regulatory requirements, ethical issues, processes for product development, the business of clinical research and scientific method processes for product development. We pay particular attention to understanding how clinical research administration continues evolving into a more global environment and complex set of integrated research and business processes.
Our faculty is made up of seasoned working clinical research professionals top drug development and policy experts, who are current in the field and share their real world experiences. give uncommon insight on the field.
Our graduate program is designed for working health sciences professionals in clinical research or a related field. All courses are conducted online and offered in a flexible format, providing a convenient option for pursuing the program.
Whether you seek career advancement, or enhance your knowledge and skill sets to find the next breakthrough in medical treatment, your master’s degree in Clinical Research Administration from GW will prime your path for discovery and professional growth.