The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

About ACRP

For Learning. For Listening. For Life — The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) is setting standards for clinical research competence and workforce development. A Washington, DC-based non-profit organization with more than 13,000 members, ACRP supports professionals and organizations across the clinical research enterprise with the Membership, Training, and Certification programs necessary for clinical trial quality and efficiency improvements.

We are improving quality in clinical research by directly impacting the professionals conducting clinical trials.

OUR MISSION

ACRP’s mission is to promote excellence in clinical research

OUR VISION

ACRP’s vision is that clinical research is performed ethically, responsibly, and professionally everywhere in the world.

We are leading innovation in clinical research workforce development by setting standards for professional competence, and building and validating competence in the workforce.

Our Initiatives

We Focus on People…

While suppliers and leading organizations like TransCelerate Biopharma and the Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative focus efforts on improving clinical trial quality and efficiency through innovation in process and technology, ACRP is focused on people: the grassroots professionals conducting clinical trials.

…And Quality Improvement

ACRP is setting standards for clinical research competence and workforce development. ACRP supports professionals and organizations with the training and certification programs necessary for clinical trial quality and efficiency improvements. ACRP supports implementation of process and technology advances as they evolve.

GOVERNANCE

Meet the volunteers who set ACRP’s strategic direction and assist in program development, and view Association Bylaws and Financial Statements.

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Code of Ethics

Our members agree to adhere to a professional code of ethics defining essential ethical behaviors for clinical research professionals.

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Partners & Affiliates

View our Alliance Partners and other organizations who help contribute to our mission to promote excellence in clinical research.

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The Academy

The Academy of Clinical Research Professionals is an independent affiliate of ACRP who administers ACRP Certification programs.

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Awards

Our annual awards program recognizes excellence in clinical research through individual and team achievement and service to the public and ACRP.

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Staff Directory

Meet and contact members of the ACRP staff, who are responsible for delivering upon the Board of Trustees’ strategic direction and serving ACRP Members.

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Jobs at ACRP

Interested in joining the ACRP team? Check out current open positions. If you see something you like, submit your application and we’ll be in touch.

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