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Jill Matzat, BSN, RN, CCRT, CCRA, President, Medical Research Management, Inc.

Are Underqualified Monitors Damaging Your Clinical Trials?

Sponsors too often make the mistake of accepting one or two years of tenure from potential monitors as an adequate credential, without properly examining tangible skillsets, says Jill Matzat, BSN, RN, CCRT, CCRA, president of Medical Research Management, Inc. In those cases, sponsors “really don’t know what they’re getting,” she notes. “You’re actually better off […]

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD

FDA Launches Initiative to Promote Clinical Trial Transparency

In an effort to boost scientific progress, new drug innovation, and clinical trial transparency, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will publish certain information from sponsor-produced clinical study reports (CSRs), beginning with documents volunteered by manufacturers following a drug’s approval, Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, announced earlier this week. The agency will select up to […]

Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director

ACRP Expands Member Benefits to Support Continuing Education in Clinical Research

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today announces an expanded portfolio of member benefits to support continuing education in the clinical research community. ACRP’s 13,000-plus global members now have free yearly access to nearly 80 continuing education programs designed to support professional development and improve the operational performance of clinical trial sites, sponsors, CROs, […]

Tom Krohn, Chief Development Officer, Antidote

Patient Centricity in Clinical Trials: When Searching is a Struggle

It’s no secret—it’s not easy for a patient to find a relevant clinical study. Heck, it isn’t easy for a research pharmacist like me to help a patient find a relevant trial; yet, patients and caregivers are looking. serves almost 200 million page views/month, and that does not count the number of times it […]


Tufts Study Highlights Trial Data Woes

Rising piles of data amassed in clinical trials are contributing to longer development times and straining technical and integration capabilities for clinical data management staff, according to a recently completed analysis by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development (CSDD). Despite improvements and enhancements in data management technologies supporting clinical trials, during the […]


Webinar : Building a Robust Study Pipeline: Therapeutic Area Trends, Implications and Strategies for Clinical Research Sites

Hear an overview of therapeutic area trends over the years, what to expect for the future, and strategies for adapting in this ever changing landscape.


Virtual Career Fair

Sign up for free to meet hiring employers at ACRP’s first Virtual Career Fair of the year! Join us online to meet representatives from Elligo Health Research and more companies hiring professionals like you.


Webinar: Regulatory Concerns When Running Paperless Clinical Trials

This webinar will allow attendees to better understand the future landscape of paperless clinical trials and how to “separate toys from tools” when choosing mobile and related devices


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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.