Standards of Practice
The goal of the Canadian Association of Clinical Research Specialists is to encourage members, and assure the competency of certified members, in their knowledge, understanding, and application of the conduct of clinical investigations involving humans in accordance with the ICH GCP Guidelines, the Code of Federal Regulations, and the ethical principles that guide clinical research consistent with the principles of the Nuremberg Code, the Belmont Report, and the Declaration of Helsinki. Members are expected to adhere to national, state, local and provincial regulations and to international guidelines published by the International Conference on Harmonization of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) and all applicable Federal, state and local laws and policies.
Resources: Or Exam References
ICH HARMONISED TRIPARTITE GUIDELINE CLINICAL SAFETY DATA MANAGEMENT: DEFINITIONS AND STANDARDS FOR EXPEDITED REPORTING E2A
FDA regulations governing the conduct of clinical trials describe good clinical practices (GCPs) for studies with both human and non-human animal subjects