The Association of Clinical Research Professionals


Join more than 13,000 professionals from around the world who rely on ACRP for their clinical research solutions.

ACRP is an individual membership organization. Anyone involved or interested in clinical research is invited to join!

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Membership Dues

Industrialized Market Membership ($150/Year)
Includes all benefits listed below plus 6 printed issues of Clinical Researcher, ACRP’s award-winning journal.
(Available inside and outside the U.S.)

Emerging Market Online Membership ($60/Year)
Includes all benefits listed below, plus 6 digital issues of Clinical Researcher.
(Available only outside the U.S.)

Student Membership ($60/Year)
Includes all benefits listed below, plus 6 digital issues of Clinical Researcher.
(Available inside and outside the U.S.)

Membership dues are non-transferrable and non-refundable.

Can’t pay online now? Please note print applications take 2-4 weeks to process.

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Questions? Contact member services at +1.703.254.8100 or email

“ACRP Helps Me Grow”

If you’re like most people, you have high expectations for yourself. Maybe you want to continue your education, get a better job, help your organization grow, or meet fellow professionals fueled by the same passions as you. ACRP will help you realize your full potential.



ACRP Membership connects to you the largest community of clinical research professionals who enjoy exclusive member benefits.

Online Community

Connect with your peers, discuss issues you face day to day, and access helpful resources in the ACRP Online Community.

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Local Chapters

Join a Local Chapter and take advantage of local networking events and professional development opportunities.

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Clinical Researcher

Stay informed of current trends and best practices through the clinical research industry’s flagship peer-reviewed journal.

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Training Discounts

Save on ACRP’s growing catalog of industry-leading training and certification exam preparation programs, online and in person.

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Certification Discounts

Take advantage of exclusive, members-only discounts on ACRP Certification exam and application fees.

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Career Resources

Browse hundreds of jobs in the ACRP Career Center and connect with a wide variety of tools to advance your career.

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“ACRP is Your Support Group”

ACRP supports your professional growth and development. ACRP membership connects you with critical information about best practices and trends in clinical research, and the training, certification, and career resources you need to grow as a clinical research professional.



Exclusive Member Benefit: Home Study

Supplement more rigorous training and stay informed of the latest trends and developments in clinical research with Home Study tests delivered through ACRP’s flagship journal, Clinical Researcher. Home Study tests are based on three articles in each issue of Clinical Researcher— read the articles, take the test, and convert the knowledge you gain from Clinical Researcher into contact hours/credits. Home Study tests are available exclusively to ACRP members ($60) and are accredited to provide 3.0 contact hours/credits (CBRN, ACCME or ACRP).

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Our Members

ACRP Members are professionals located in over 70 countries globally, working in a variety of clinical research practice settings.

If you work on research studies in humans or with materials from humans, you work in clinical research and will benefit from ACRP membership.

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