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Doctor Recommendations Among Most Effective Ways to Encourage Trial Participation

Industry Echoes FDA Call for Increased Diversity in Clinical Trials

Some of the biggest players in the drug development space worked to assure the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) they remain committed to improving diversity in clinical trial patient populations – even as they pushed back gently on a few FDA ideas on how best to proceed. In recent comments to the agency on […]

Are You Ready for Seismic Shifts in the CRA Workforce?

Is the clinical research associate (CRA) workforce on the cusp of a big shift? The short answer is yes, leading experts predict. “The pathways to electronically sourcing study data (eSource) and reducing or even eliminating redundant data are going to create an exciting future for CRAs,” says Craig Lipset, an advisor at multiple startups and […]

Leveraging Technology to Improve Monitoring in Clinical Trials: How the right technology impacts the quality and efficiency of clinical trial monitoring

PAID MESSAGE – There’s no denying that Clinical Research Associates (CRAs) work with a lot of data. In their daily work of monitoring and reviewing clinical studies, they must evaluate information from multiple sources to verify its integrity and observe potential risks to the trial or timeline. The right technology makes a measurable difference in […]

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Webinar: Establishing a High Quality Human Research Protection Program (HRPP): the AAHRPP Model

Explore opportunities for flexibility in human research protection programs that can facilitate research, including the notion that the resources devoted to the evaluation and management of research should be calibrated appropriately according to the risks posed by the research.

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9th Annual DPharm: Disruptive Innovations

Featuring ACRP Executive Director Jim Kremidas presenting Workforce Innovation: Upskilling Site Staff for 21st Century Clinical Trials

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Webinar: A Beginner’s Guide to Implementing Competency Guidelines: Do’s and Don’ts to Set Your Institution Up for Success – Part 1

September 18, 2019 12 PM EST – Join us for this joint ACRP and Huron Consulting Group two-part webinar,where we will discuss the theoretical aspects of a competency-based clinical research program, along with tactical considerations for implementation.

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