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Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director

ACRP and Greater Gift Partner for the PopUp Star Competition to Increase Clinical Trial Awareness

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) and Greater Gift announce a new partnership to raise awareness of clinical trials among the greater public through the PopUp Star competition. The partnership will support public outreach around the world through localized events starting May 20, 2019 in celebration of Clinical Trials Day. “Greater awareness of clinical […]

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FDA Clarifies IRB Informed Consent Waivers for Low-Risk Trials

Building on a 2017 guidance that offered new, relaxed conditions for some informed consent waivers, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has now released a new rulemaking notice allowing researchers in what have been deemed low-risk clinical trials to experiment on patients without obtaining informed consent—if those trials meet at least four conditions. The […]

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FDA Updates Expanded Access Program

In a renewed effort to advance clinical trial options for medical products for patients with serious or immediately life-threatening diseases, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week it will begin implementing suggestions it has received to enhance its Expanded Access program. Sometimes called “compassionate use,” Expanded Access is a pathway through which […]

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Webinar: Best of ACRP 2018: Oops, I Did It Again-How to Write a (Simple) and Effective CAPA Plan

November 28, 2018, 12:00-1:00 pm – Learn the basics of what makes a corrective and preventative action (CAPA) plan.


Webinar: Writing for Publication in the Clinical Research Field

December 5, 2018, 12:00 pm-1:00pm – This session will overview writing for clinical research journals and is designed to empower clinical research professionals to contribute to the evidence and best practices within the industry.


Webinar: Revenue Generating Tips for Your Research Program

December 12, 2018, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm – Revenue generation is key to the viability of any research program. In this session operational, contractual and budgeting means to generating revenue will be explored.


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