Using controlled substances in clinical research or professional practice to advance patient care introduces risks and regulatory responsibilities for medical professionals and healthcare facilities. Federal, state, and local laws and regulations govern the use of controlled substances from manufacturing to distribution of prescription medication, including those used in clinical research.
This in-depth course provides guidance for clinicians, registrants/licensees, and organizations on how to establish and maintain compliance with controlled substance regulations. The course reviews the mechanisms of action and abuse potential of controlled substances by pharmacological class. It further discusses considerations for the development of an effective program to prevent and mitigate diversion of controlled substances, as well as guidance regarding how to prepare and respond to internal and external audits and inspections.
Language Availability: English
Suggested Audiences: Clinical Investigators, Faculty, Healthcare Providers, Researchers, Staff, Students
Organizational Subscription Price: $675 per year/per site for government and non-profit organizations; $750 per year/per site for for-profit organizations
Independent Learner Price: $99 per person