The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Mastering Budgeting at Your Site: Building and Negotiating Clinical Trial Budgets that Make Sense

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This course is approved for 1.5 ACRP contact hours. Accreditation Details

This eLearning course will be accessible for up to one year from the date of purchase.

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This eLearning course will be accessible for up to one year from the date of purchase.

Course Description

Take control of investigative site budget development and negotiation.

This course is ideal for both site and sponsor personnel who are tasked with building site budgets and reaching agreeable terms. Learn the key phases of the budget process and critical components required for consideration, including:

  • Preparation and Study Protocol Review
  • Budget Development and Negotiation
  • Study Start-Up Costs
  • Per-Subject Costs
  • Variable Costs

The included job aid provides common budget categories and associated fee structure essential for developing an appropriate site budget.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe an industry-initiated clinical trial budget
  • Detail the phases of budget development
  • Describe the budget negotiation process


Clinical research professionals involved in site budget development and/or negotiation.

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