Using the TDR global competency framework for clinical research

A set of tools to help develop clinical research


Publication details

Number of pages: 72
Publication date: November 2016
Languages: EN
ISBN: 978 92 4 151155 1



This document describes the tools that support the use of the TDR Global Competency Framework for Clinical Research. Competencies correspond to the ability to apply knowledge and skills to successfully perform an activity at work. This flexible framework lists all the competencies that should be demonstrated by the research team to carry out a successful clinical study. It includes a Competency Wheel of 50 competencies required for a research team, a competency dictionary, grading system, and role-specific frameworks.