The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

NEW: ACRP-CP® Certification

ACRP-CP® (Association of Clinical Research Professionals – Certified Professional) is a new credential formally recognizing professionals involved in the conduct of clinical studies/trials who have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform ethical and responsible clinical research by passing the standardized ACRP Certified Professional Exam.

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Get Certified

Earn the flagship certification in clinical research. Next exam dates: February 22 – March 20, 2018.

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Exam Preparation

Prepare for exam success with resources like apps, training programs, practice exercises, and more.

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Stay Certified

Keep the designation you worked so hard for! Maintenance applications are due May 16 for eligible certificants.

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FXM Research

FXM Research: It’s Not Just Clinical Research! It’s Clinical Research Excellence…Sustained!

SPECIAL ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT Founded in 2000, FXM Research is a privately owned and operated Clinical Research Site that conducts Phase ll, lll, and lV clinical research trials specializing in Dermatology. Throughout the years, our ability to deliver aggressive, time-bound enrollment goals, while providing trustworthy data to pharmaceutical companies and contract research organizations (CROs), has earned […]

Barnett International

Barnett: Are You a QUALIFIED Clinical Research Professional?

SPECIAL ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT The term qualified is the guiding standard for a clinical research professional’s work assignments.1 Webster’s dictionary defines “qualified” as “being ‘competent’ to perform the assigned work, duty, function, or task.” Given our healthcare industry roots, competency-based training for clinical research professionals is based on the model used to train healthcare professionals (e.g., […]


IQVIA: Heralding the Era of Human Data Science

SPECIAL ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT It’s an exciting time in healthcare. We now live in a world of bionic eyes and pills made from 3D printing. We are seeing technology advance health every day, providing a glimpse of the potential ahead of us. Sharing this vision, we at IQVIA are exploring a new discipline—Human Data Science—to bring […]

Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director

Executive Director’s Message: The New Year Brings Transition, Initiatives, and an Invitation

Clinical Researcher—December 2017 (Volume 31, Issue 6) Jim Kremidas [DOI: 10.14524/CR-17-4048] These are exciting times to be in clinical research. As we approach 2018, it’s only natural to reflect on 2017 and ponder the future. Elsewhere in this issue, outgoing Association Board of Trustees (ABoT) Chair Jeff Kingsley highlights some of our most important initiatives […]

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The Clinical Research BOSS: Built on Self Success

Clinical Researcher—December 2017 (Volume 31, Issue 6) PEER REVIEWED Nicole Tesar [DOI: 10.14524/CR-17-0037] Many of us who are now self-employed look back on our 50+ hours a week corporate jobs and wonder how we ever did it—not because we didn’t enjoy our full-time careers, but because our employment is so drastically different now. With the […]


ACRP 2018

Learn. Connect. Explore. Joins us at the Premier Education & Networking Event for Clinical Research Professionals.


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New — ACRP Members Save 10% on Barnett Training through Strategic Partnership

ACRP and Barnett International’s new strategic partnership provides ACRP Members with expanded access to high-quality education and training, and an exclusive 10% discount on Barnett’s online and in-person programs for clinical research professionals.

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Find Product & Service Providers in the Clinical Research Professionals Marketplace

Visit the Clinical Research Professionals Marketplace to connect with product and service providers to the clinical research enterprise.

Browse clinical trial sites and site service providers, information technology suppliers, contract research organizations, and more.