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CRS Program Requirements

Certified Research Specialist complete 28 CRS contact hours, as follows:

  • Human Subject Protection training (4)
  • Essentials of Quality Human Subject Research (6)
  • Advanced Research Ethics (4)
  • Research Misconduct (2)
  • Writing Standard Operating Procedures (2)
  • Developing a Research Protocol (1)
  • Reportable New Information & the IRB (1)
  • Protocol Deviations (1)
  • Research Billing (1)
  • Electives (6)

You may count a total of 6 contact hours from other programs (conferences, workshops, etc.) toward your CRS hours, with the approval of the Compliance Education Program Manager.  

If you have any questions please e-mail Catrice Banks-Johnson or call 501-526-6879.