• To establish an organizational  framework by which to deploy a quality management program (linking research sites with BCCRIN)
  • To ‘set the quality bar’ (opting to use the UK Clinical Research Collaboration www.ukcrc.org  certification programs and best practices to evaluate units.
  • To determine ‘the gap’ between expected and actual quality management systems and practices to evaluate units
  • Develop a BCCRIN Quality Management Program
  • Establish systems and procedures for continuous monitoring, evaluation and improvement of quality measures