Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Certificate Program

As translational research continues to expand, both in industry and in medical settings, there is a growing need for researchers and staff that understand the regulatory processes required to advance scientific discoveries into product development and clinical trials. In order to fill this growing gap, Cedars-Sinai Cancer has developed the one-year, hands-on Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Certificate Program to train the next generation of leaders in clinical sciences.

In addition to Cedars-Sinai’s qualities, this program also has many important features that you should consider in your choice:

  1. With the one-year Certificate Program you can learn the basics and continue your education with us.
  2. Faculty mentors will introduce you to the topics while our network of industry and clinical professionals will help provide real-world examples for your work.
  3. With a flexible schedule designed for working professionals, you will be able to continue working while also furthering your education on nights and weekends.
  4. Our program is competitively priced.
  5. You will develop a relationship with an innovative and growing hospital, creating opportunities for your future career in the industry.

The program will focus on developing knowledge and practical skill sets across five core competencies:


Clinical Trials and Development
Project Management and Technical Writing
Risk Management and Compliance
Drugs, Biologics and Medical Devices
Data Sciences and Quality Systems

Core curriculum will provide students with the integrated knowledge and broad perspectives needed to effectively develop clinical trials and manage regulatory processes, from discovery to commercialization. With a focus on building skills and training for the future, this program is designed for professionals looking to advance their careers. Classes will provide students with expertise from faculty mentors at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, while also offering real-world examples from guest speakers within Cedars-Sinai’s industry network.


Interested in learning more? Enrollment for the fall 2022 cohort is currently ongoing and applications are due Oct. 10, 2022. Scholarships for tuition are still available.

Curriculum

The 12-month Certificate Program includes four required remote courses with options to participate in hands-on workshops in the future.

Admissions

Click below to read about the prerequisites, materials needed, admissions process and timeline for the Certificate Program.

Why Choose Cedars-Sinai Cancer?

Cedars-Sinai is ranked nationally in multiple specialties, which means that we have a rich clinical environment filled with top-tier expertise. Providing quality and compassionate patient care, excellent clinical and service quality, and supporting research and medical education are essential to our mission. For this reason, our educational programs focus on developing practical skills, hands-on experience, and growing the leadership qualities needed to thrive in clinical environments.

Frequently Asked Questions


Click below for answers to the most frequently asked questions about the Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Certificate Program at Cedars-Sinai.

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you have questions or wish to learn more about the Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Certificate Program, please contact:

Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Certificate Program
4321 Beverly Blvd.,
Los Angeles, CA 90048