Good Clinical Practice

Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Program Description

Offered by the Clinical and Translational Science Institute, this micro-credential will prepare learners to be ethical researchers throughout their careers. Participants will investigate how to prepare applications for Institutional Review Board approval, the essential elements of voluntary informed consent, principles of the protection of human subjects and the main authoritative bodies, key codes, and scope for enforcement related to human subject research. 

Program Contact

Margarita Dubocovich
955 Main Street, Room 3212
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-829-4719


  • Undergraduate or Graduate

Who is Eligible

  • Current UB Students Only

Credit or Non-Credit

  • Non-Credit

Instruction Method

  • Hybrid (some of the micro-credential requirements can be fulfilled online)

Average Time to Completion

  • One Semester

Skills Obtained*

  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Professionalism