A SARA training tool has been developed by DZNE (German Center for Neurodegenerative
Diseases) to reduce inter-rater variability in all clinical trials using SARA as
The SARA training tool consists of:
- a tutorial section,
- SARA training with a library of patient videos and
- the opportunity to gain certification with 2 years validity
Free access to the SARA training tool is granted to DZNE scientific partners and all member of the 2020 SCA/ARCA global meeting and/or ERN-RND. The tool is embedded in the DZNE e-learning platform DECLARE and requires an account.
A SARA template for the use in clinical and research practice can be downloaded here.
More information about SARA: Schmitz-Huebsch et al., Neurology 2006