• Jared Kerr has spent 20 years in diverse roles in the biopharmaceutical industry, contract research organizations, academia and state and federal government areas. He has held roles in pharmaceutical research and development, project management, legal and scientific research through all phases of clinical research and global markets. His education includes a B.S. in microbiology from Auburn University, an M.P.H. in international health-epidemiology from Emory University,a J.D. from Cumberland School of Law, Samford University and a certificate in life sciences entrepreneurship from the University of Alabama-Birmingham.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2021-06-01 The Competency of Clinical Research Coordinators: The Importance of Education and ExperienceTherapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science.  1-8. 2021-06-01
    2018-01-01 Competency Indices to Assess the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities of Clinical Research ProfessionalsInternational Journal of Clinical Trials.  5:46-53. 2018-01-01
    2016-04-01 Examining Evidence for Conventional versus Complementary Therapies to Address Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseJournal of General Practice.  4:1-4. 2016-04-01
    2016-01-01 Complementary therapies for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseJournal of Community Medicine & Health Education.  6:e125. 2016-01-01
    1999-07-01 Molecular subtyping of Clostridium perfringens by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis to facilitate food-borne-disease outbreak investigations.Journal of clinical microbiology.  37:2209-14. 1999-07-01


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    2019-04-01 Website for the Consortium of Academic Programs in Clinical Research (CoAPCR)Consortium of Academic Programs in Clinical Research. 2019-04-01
    1999-08-01 Investigation of Clostridium botulinum type E in traditional foods of Alaska Natives from 1974 to 1997Emory University. 1999-08-01


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    2017-09-01 Core Competency Framework Version 2.0Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard (MRCT Center). 2017-09-01


    Research Overview

  • • Clinical research and biopharmaceutical development • Clinical research competency assessment • Project management: enablers and barriers to scientific innovation and productivity • Applied learning using simulation-based methods
  • Teaching Overview

  • • Clinical research • Biopharmaceutical & Clinical Project Management; • Regulatory affairs; • Business analytics; • Scientific writing; • Intellectual property & technology transfer
  • Full Name

  • Jared G Kerr