Northern CA

SOCRA Northern California Chapter

Thursday, April 19th from 12-1pm
eRegulatory: Benefits and Implementation of Going Paperless
Presented by:
Sarah Dobrosky, CCRC, Clinical Research Manager with Preferred Primary Cary Physicians, Pittsburgh, PA
This presentation will focus on how a research site embraced electronic regulatory and how they were able to work through the transition. We will discuss several benefits to using an eReg system, such as eliminating redundancies and centralized filing. We will also discuss implementing the change from paper to electronic, and other key points like monitoring and adding eReg as a line item in your budget. 
  • List the benefits of using an electronic regulatory system
  • Making the move from paper to digital
  • Study start up and monitoring
  • Budgets, archiving, and audits
SOCRA Members receive 1.0 continuing education unit for attending. 
UC Davis Medical Center Campus
Education Building, Room 1204 (Lecture Hall)
4610 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817
Please RSVP by Thursday, April 19th (at 10am)
to Kathryn Smith at When you RSVP, please indicate whether you are attending in person, or requesting remote attendance and SOCRA or CTSC continuing education credit. 
For those requesting remote attendance through Zoom:
  • SOCRA CREDIT: If there are at least 2 SOCRA Members at the Remote Site, SOCRA continuing education units will be provided.  One individual will serve as liaison, and will be responsible for the attendance reporting and remote login at the site.
  •  CTSC CREDIT: Alternatively, the CTSC will provide 1.0 continuing education unit to those remote attendees who participate individually, or who are not SOCRA members.
Please email Kathryn Smith at for additional details.
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SOCRA has created a new date for the SoCRA certification exam:
Exam Date: June 13, 2018
Exam Location: Sacramento Marriott, Rancho Cordova, CA
Time: 8am-12pm
Application Deadline: May 2, 2018
For additional information and to register for the exam, please visit the SoCRA website:
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