The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) welcomes Veeva Systems, a leading provider of industry cloud solutions for the global life sciences industry, as a Workforce Champion member of the Partners in Workforce Advancement initiative.
Partners in Workforce Advancement is a multi-stakeholder collaborative initiative to grow and expand the diversity of the clinical research workforce and to set and support standards for workforce competence.
“Organizations aligned with ACRP’s mission are working together to improve clinical trial quality and outcomes for patients by focusing where others have not – workforce planning, development, and assessment. Why? Because in clinical research, people are everything,” says Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director. “We are thankful for the support of Veeva Systems and look forward to working together to overcome these critical challenges.”
Partners in Workforce Advancement members—who now include more than 25 sponsors, CROs, investigator sites, academic institutions, regulatory agencies, and more—provide strategic direction and support for initiatives to:
- Grow & Diversify the Workforce
- Define, Align & Validate Competence Standards
- Support Sites During COVID-19 Pandemic
“We are proud to partner with ACRP to empower sites and advance clinical research operations,” said Bree Burks, vice president, strategy, site solutions at Veeva Systems. “As the shift to digital clinical trials accelerates, enablement and training of research teams is a priority to ensure the delivery of patient-centric experiences in studies.”
How to Get Involved
ACRP’s Partners in Workforce Advancement drive the strategic direction of the clinical research workforce, receive solutions to workforce challenges, and gain premium industry recognition.
About Veeva Systems
Veeva is the global leader in cloud software for the life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva serves more than 975 customers, ranging from the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. As a Public Benefit Corporation, Veeva is committed to balancing the interests of all stakeholders, including customers, employees, shareholders, and the industries it serves. For more information, visit veeva.com.