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Are You Ready for the Shifting Clinical Trial Landscape?

Five years ago, your contract research organization (CRO) was focused on asthma drugs. Today, the emphasis is on cardio-related treatments. Where will it (and perhaps many other CROs) be five years into the future? Finding the answer, or at least coming up with a good guess, is important for clinical trial professionals who want to […]

New Report Highlights Factors Holding Back Clinical Trial Innovation

Economist Report Issues Call to Action: Invest in Clinical Research Workforce

A lack of workforce training is hindering the advancement of the clinical trial industry, contributing to a stubborn personnel shortage, and damaging the industry’s reputation in the court of public opinion. Those are among the findings of “The Innovation Imperative: The Future of Drug Development Part II: Barriers, Enablers and Calls to Action,” a report […]

Need Repair

Clinical Trials: Not Broken, But In Need Of Repair

We all know the days of Big Pharma companies launching billion-dollar blockbuster drugs are generally behind us. Today, novel new therapies are harder to bring to market. Trials are costly, take a long time to complete, and too many of them fail. On top of that, many of the issues companies face today are the […]

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Webinar: Therapeutic Frontiers of Clinical Research

Identify barriers and opportunities associated with clinical research of emerging drugs, and explore the financial aspects of drug development.


Virtual Career Fair – CRCs and PMs

CRC or Project Manager? Let ACRP guide you to your next clinical research career with a job fair designed especially for you.


Webinar: Consorting with Consortiums-Multi-Centered Trial Management

A panel of experts will explore best practices and pitfalls of investigator initiated multi-centered clinical trials from both the lead site and site coordinator perspective.


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