Advanced CRS Program Requirements

 Advanced Certified Research Specialist complete _____ AdvCRS contact hours, as follows:

  •  Human Subject Protection training (4) – CITI
  •  AdvCRS: Export Compliance ( 1.5)  -Phillip Principe ( Director of Export Control) 
  •  AdvCRS: Conflicts of Interest –  -Phillip Principe ( Director of Export Control) 
  •  Advanced Research Misconduct– Darri Scalzo ( Research Compliance Officer); Nancy Rea ( Research Compliance Officer)
  • AdvCRS: HIPAA and Research Overview-Heather Schmiegelow (Hospital Compliance Officer)
  • Medical Devices in Research – Amy Jenkins ( Executive Director of TRI)
  •  AdvCRS: Research Billing – Charnise Moore( Director of Clinical Billing)
  • Budget Terms (working title) – Nathan Chaney ( UAMS Contracts Attorney)
  •  Protocol Builder-Alison Oliveto (Professor and Vice chair for Research; Director of the Center for Addiction Research; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Program Director, Hub Research and Network Capacity); Charles “Michael” Bailey (Research Program Manager);Mtonya Hunter-Lewis (Research Program Manager
  • Key Information in ICF- Christopher Trudeau ( Associate Professor)
  • Ethics of Human Subjects Research-Beyond the Basics-Leah Eisenberg, (Assistant Professor)


• Electives (—-)
o Research Seminars/ Workshops/Webinars Offered

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

If you have any questions please contact Kimberly Givens by email at or by phone at 501-686-6879.