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How to Register:

Go to :

From the "*Name of Remote Site" drop-down menu, Find and Select the "Crown Medical Research and Pharmaceutical Sciences College of Canada", and continue with the registration. After chosing your user id and password, you will receive a confirmation email from NIH to complete your free course.

If you have further questions or need additional information regarding the Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR) Course, please email the course coordinator at or visit This is a website operated on behalf of the NIH CC Office of Clinical Research Training and Medical Education (OCRTME). The primary use of information collected at this website is to complete your registration as a student in the Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research course offered by NIH. Information collected includes name, email address, and mailing address. Information is not shared with external parties. The provision of information is voluntary to NIH. 

If you have any question regarding this web page, please contact Professor Peivand Pirouzi, Ph.D., MBA, CCPE, at peivand.pirouzi at