ACRP Announces Roche Molecular Systems as Newest Subscriber to ACRP eLearning Licensing Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 21, 2015

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Washington, DC – The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) announced today that Roche Molecular Systems will be the newest subscriber to ACRP’s recently launched eLearning licensing program. With this program Roche Molecular Systems will be providing its internal team with unrestricted access to the full suite of ACRP eLearning programs for clinical research professionals.

With 18 eLearning programs included in ACRP’s eLearning curriculum (more in development) delivered on a new state-of-the-art Learning Management System, the Roche team will have direct access via a custom site license to one of the most well respected and highest quality training programs available on the market.

ACRP developed its new eLearning portfolio with the distinct goal to drive performance improvement for those engaged in clinical research. Each program delivers interactive material aimed at enhancing human subject protection, data quality, and regulatory compliance for organizations of all sizes within the clinical research space.

“ACRP recognized that to truly drive positive performance trends, we needed to deliver training programs that not only provided experience and role-based GCP training, but also a full curriculum of courses addressing the breadth of essential learning needed to conduct ethical and responsible clinical research” stated ACRP’s Interim Executive Director, Teresa-Lynn Hinkley, RN, BScN, MBA, CCRC. “We also recognized the administrative and financial challenges organizations faced as they developed training plans for their teams. This new program was intentionally developed to address both training and organizational needs and I’m excited that it’s been met with such excitement from the market. We are thrilled to work with Roche Molecular Systems as one of the first to license the full suite of ACRP programs.Roche is an outstanding organization with a true commitment to quality and we’re honored that they trust ACRP to train their clinical research team.”

“Roche Molecular Systems has made a commitment to ethical and responsible clinical research, which includes providing our team members with comprehensive training. The ACRP eLearning program was a clear choice for us. Their dedication to quality is evident in each of the courses” said Normand Despres PhD, Senior Director of Clinical Operations at Roche Molecular Systems.

About ACRP

ACRP supports clinical research professionals through membership, training and development, and certification. Founded in 1976, ACRP is a Washington, DC-based nonprofit organization with more than 13,000 members who work in clinical research in more than 70 countries. ACRP’s vision is that clinical research is performed ethically, responsibly, and professionally everywhere in the world. ACRP’s mission is to promote excellence in clinical research. acrpnet.org