Consent Concerns Slow Clinical Trial mHealth Adoption

MHealth technology is moving too quickly for regulatory bodies to keep up, according to panelists at the ACRP 2016 Meeting & Expo in Atlanta today. Adoption has been slow in part because consent issues remain fuzzy, said Phillip Coran, Senior Director Quality and Regulatory Affairs at Medidata Solutions. "We're still at a pretty early stage […]

Association of Clinical Research Professionals Marks 40th Anniversary by Announcing Rebrand Initiative, New Website

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 16, 2016 CONTACT: Jeremy Glunt + 1.703.258.3506 media@acrpnet.org Washington, DC – The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today announces a major initiative to rebrand the association as it marks its 40th anniversary at the ACRP 2016 Meeting & Expo in Atlanta, Georgia. The initiative was announced today by ACRP Executive […]

ACRP 2016 Awards Recognize Excellence in Clinical Research

Atlanta, Georgia—The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today recognized six recipients of its 2016 Annual Awards for individual excellence in clinical research during the ACRP 2016 Meeting & Expo in Atlanta, Georgia. The Outstanding Leadership in Clinical Research Award recognizes members who are active as clinical research coordinators, clinical research associates, principal investigators, and/or […]

ACRP Announces U.S. FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health as Latest Clinical Research Training Participant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 13, 2016 CONTACT: Jeremy Glunt + 1.703.258.3506 media@acrpnet.org Washington, DC – The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) announces today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) is the latest subscriber to ACRP’s Site License program for clinical research training. The program provides […]

Flawed Site Business Strategy Can Hit Physicians, CROs in the Wallet

The decision-makers in doctors’ offices and contract research organizations (CROs) too often let their enthusiasm for winning a study cloud their business judgment, warns Sabrina Ramkellawan, vice president of operations at Apollo Applied Research. “They need to ask some clear-headed questions before signing any agreement,” Ramkellawan stresses. For example, if a sponsor offers a competitive […]