The Society of Research Administrators International (SRAI) offers 10 Certificates in the field of research administration, which includes research settings in hospitals, universities, nonprofits, and commercial institutions. The SRAI Certificate Program’s comprehensive training is specific to the educational needs of research administrators and managers. The certificate committee has concentrated on revising the SRAI Certificate program in the last couple of years and reviewing each curriculum to make sure that the program is still relevant.
The new and updated Certificate offerings are:
- Clinical Trials Research Administration
- Financial Management
- Introduction to Research Administration and Management
- National Institutes of Health Grants Fundamentals
- Practice of Research Administration and Management
- Research Development
- Research Integrity
- Research Law.
SRAI members have up to three years to complete a certificate program, allowing greater flexibility to manage time, travel and budget constraints. Educational credit for certificate programs is limited to those holding Full Member status. If you want to obtain a certificate but you are a Chapter Member, a non-member or if you’ve let your membership lapse, be sure to update to Full Member status in order to take advantage of these educational programs and workshops.