Free Education and Training
Tufts I LEARN online training program: The Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute interactive education website iLearn offers a comprehensive library of educational courses in clinical and translational research for professional development.
LA CATS Health Literacy: Tools aimed at improving communication skills with patients, including free tools and webinars
I-Trep: Education and skill development in biomedical entrepreneurship. Available resources include the SPARK-VT Entrepreneurship Webinar Series, a yearly Short Course in Biomedical Entrepreneurship, the Biomedical Small Business Network Database, and opportunities for mentorship in biomedical entrepreneurship.
National Institutes of Health
Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research: This introductory course trains registrants on how to effectively and safely conduct clinical research. The course focuses on the spectrum of clinical research and the research process by highlighting biostatistical and epidemiologic methods, study design, protocol preparation, patient monitoring, quality assurance, ethical and legal issues, and much more. This course will be of interest to physicians, scientists, medical and dental students, nurses, public health professionals, and others conducting or planning a career in clinical research.
Good Clinical Practice for Social and Behavioral Research: Research conduct training
Clinical Research Training: On-Line courses developed by the NIH Clinical Center for principal investigators
Medicine: Mind the Gap: This NIH Webinar Series explores research design, measurement, intervention, data analysis, and other methods of interest to prevention science.
Pragmatic and Group-Randomized Trials in Public Health and Medicine: A free, 7-part, online course that provides a detailed guide to designing and analyzing group-randomized trials.
For UVM Affiliates
Office of Primary Care & Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Program
VT Academic Detailing Program