Registry Includes Participation of 2,000+ Patients

Fibrosis Foundation Expands Patient Registry

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) just hit its enrollment goal for the initial phase of the PFF Patient Registry with participation of 2,001 patients. The Registry, launched in 2016, is a collection of comprehensive anonymized data from patients living with pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a group of fatal lung diseases which cause progressive scarring in […]

Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director

ACRP to Develop Principal Investigator Competence Standards

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today announces a groundbreaking new initiative to develop competence standards for Principal Investigators (PIs). “ACRP is leading innovation in the clinical research workforce by setting standards for professional competence,” says Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director. “By focusing on the competence of the Principal Investigators (PIs),  who are ultimately […]

Lysa Triantafillou, Director of Quality Assurance, Rho

CRAs Need to Think Like Auditors to Leverage Risk-Based Monitoring

“I just kept encountering really experienced [clinical research associates (CRAs)] who were having a difficult time making the transition into risk-based monitoring” (RBM). That’s Lysa Triantafillou, director of quality assurance at Rho, reporting from the front lines of clinical trials she’s observed across the country. Yes, RBM is revolutionizing clinical trials with promises of faster […]

NYU Langone

NYU Langone Health Joins ACRP’s Clinical Research ‘Workforce Innovation Steering Committee’

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) welcomes NYU Langone Health as the latest member of the ‘Workforce Innovation Steering Committee’ (WISC). The WISC is a collaborative partnership of private and public stakeholders working to improve clinical trial quality and respond to changes impacting the workforce by providing oversight for needed standardization activities. The […]