SURABAYA – The Course and Workshop on Good Clinical Practice (GCP) was held by PT. Prodia Diacro Laboratories (Prodia the CRO), the Indonesian Association for The Study of Medicinals (IASMED) in collaboration with Faculty of Medicine in Airlangga University on 29-30 November 2018. This course consists of 10 topics started from the introduction of the International Conference of Harmonization – Good Clinical Practice up to Sponsor/Contract Research Organization (CRO) Responsibilities. This course is held by the faculty to ensure all the clinicians who work as lecturers and faculty staffs trained and understand how to conduct a good clinical research. Hence, this ensures the protection of the subjects’ safety, rights and wellbeing and the reliability of clinical data.
Airlangga University is one of the oldest in Indonesia and a state university that is located in Surabaya. In the faculty of medicine, there are 29 departments supporting the pre-clinical and clinical studies in Medical Doctor Program. The course was attended by 47 participants. All the participants are clinicians from various science backgrounds such as pharmacology, neurology, physiology, etc. During this event, all the participants were enthusiastically participated in all the sessions. At the end, they received both the certificate of attendance and competence.