DIAMOND Specific Aims

  • Specific Aim 1: Create an online portal containing CTSA-shared resources and strategies used to train clinical research professionals which are mapped to clinical trial core competencies
    • Study Activities:
      • Develop a discovery learning space (DIAMOND portal)
      • Develop the DIAMOND curriculum by continuing to identify and map educational offerings to the competency domains.  Create educational offerings for domains for which suitable training is currently not available.
      • Demonstrate use of an ePortfolio system which allows users to track their DIAMOND training
  • Specific Aim 2: Develop a validated set of assessment tools designed to evaluate the ECRPTQ core competencies for the CRP workforce
    • Study Activities:
      • Identify and validate currently available competency assessments for use in clinical trials training
      • Develop new competency-based assessments that demonstrate an applied learning and skill development
  • DIAMOND Project Timeline:
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