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Recent Presentations and Publications on Clinical Research by CoAPCR Members (2017-2018)


  • Calvin-Naylor N, Jones C, Wartak M, et al. Education and training of clinical and translational study investigators and research coordinators: a competency-based approach. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science 2017;1:16-25.
  • Core Competency Framework, 2.0. Joint Task Force for Clinical Trial Competency, Accessed June 22, 2018, at
  • Brouwer RN, Hannah D, Deeter C, Hames B, Snyder DC. Recruit, train, and retain the best: The implementation of a competency-based clinical research workforce initiative. Clinical Researcher 2017;31.
  • Sonstein S, Silva, H, Jones, CT, Calvin-Naylor, N, Halloran, L, Yrivarren, JL. Global self-assessment of competencies, role relevance, and training needs among clinical research professionals. Clinical Reseacher 2016;30:38-45.
  • Silva H, Sonstein S, Jones CT. Core competencies in clinical research: An analysis of international differences in perceptions and relevance. ACRP 2017 Global Conference. Seattle, WA: ACRP; 2017.
  • Brouwer RN, Deeter C, Hannah D, et al. Using competencies to transform clinical research job classifications. Journal of Research Administration 2017;48:11-25.
  • Sonstein, S., Jones, C., Brouwer, R., Gluck, W., Kolb, R., Aldinger, C., Bierer, B. Leveling the Joint Task Force Core Competencies for Clinical Research Professionals. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science.  (accepted for publication August 16, 2018).


  • Shah, K., Wells, C., Pfeiffer, J. (2017) A Clinical Trial Workbook to Complement Clinical Trial Education & Training. Second Edition. LAD Custom Publishers.
  • Pfeiffer, J. and Windschiegl. (2016). Managing and Negotiation Budgets and Clinical Trial Agreements. LAD Custom Publishers. Available in electronic and hard copy. LAD Publishers.
  • Pfeiffer, J and Shah, K, Edited by: Wells, C. (2018) Instructor’s and Trainer’s Exercise Guide: Clinical Research Operations
  • Pfeiffer, J and Wells, C (2017). A Practical Guide to Managing Clinical Trials. CRC Press. ISBN: 978-1-138-1965.


  • Carter, C.A., Holland, M.A., Gluck, W. An Academic and Proactive Approach to Address the Growing Need for Trained and Qualified Workforce in Clinical Research. SoCRA Annual Conference 2017 Orlando, FL.


  • Gluck, W. I Want to be a Clinical Researcher When I Grow Up! SoCRA-RTP Chapter Meeting November 6, 2017, Durham, NC.
  • Pfeiffer, J.P. (2017) Clinical Trial Contracts: Language and Limitations. Pharmaceutical Outsourcing, Vol 18, Issue 2.
  • Pfeiffer, J.P. Strategies to Decrease Time to Study Start-up. SCOPE Summit for Clinical Ops Executives, Miami, FL. February 2017.
  • Pfeiffer, J.P. Developing Advanced Budgeting Strategies to Manage Clinical Trials. Clinical Trial Forecasting Management Summit, Philadelphia, PA. May 2017.
  • Pfeiffer, J.P. Contract Language and Limitations. SCOPE Summit for Clinical Ops Executives, Miami, FL. February 2018.
  • Pfeiffer, J.P., Chisholm, O. and Nassrayani, C. Building a Global Regulatory Affairs Leadership Course. PLus Alliance Symposium, Kings College, London, UK. September 2018.