The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation Joins ACRP Partners in Workforce Advancement

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) welcomes The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation as a Workforce Champion member of the ACRP Partners in Workforce Advancement.

ACRP 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 Susan Landis, ACRP Executive Director. “We are thankful for the support of The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation and look forward to working together to overcome these critical challenges.”

ACRP 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:

“We are delighted to work in partnership with ACRP’s Partners in Workforce Advancement to grow and diversify the clinical research workforce and professional competency standards,” says Michaele Linden-Johnson, Director of Clinical Trials and Business Development at the MCA Foundation. “Working together, ACRP and the MCA Foundation can achieve our mutual vision for this industry more quickly than if we acted alone.”

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ACRP Partners in Workforce Advancement members drive strategic direction of the clinical research workforce, receive solutions to workforce challenges, and gain premium industry recognition.

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About the Medical Center of the Americas Foundation

The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation is a nonprofit organization that seeks to develop and catalyze the life sciences ecosystem in the El Paso, Las Cruses, and Cd. Juárezregion.  The MCA also works to ensure that the health care needs of the Paso del Norte region are met by facilitating the growth of the entire “life sciences ecosystem”—from delivering health care education and training for our region’s workforce to commercializing biomedical research and innovation.  https://mcamericas.org/