Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director

ACRP to Bolster Entry-Level CRC Workforce Development through Competency-Based Hiring Guidelines

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today announces a new initiative to create the clinical research industry’s first comprehensive set of competency-based guidelines for hiring clinical research coordinators (CRCs). “Variance is the enemy of quality. The ad hoc manner in which we hire and train CRCs is failing to improve quality in clinical research […]

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ACRP Announces Clinical Research Project Management Subspecialty Designation

In response to growing demand for validation of clinical research-specific project management competency, the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today announces a new subspecialty designation program, ACRP Project Manager, or ACRP-PM. “Project management is a growing subspecialty in clinical research, and is a skillset required of a wide variety of professionals involved in clinical […]

Abbott Laboratories Receives First Place in ACRP-Avoca Sponsor Quality Awards

Abbott Laboratories was recognized with the first-ever ACRP-Avoca Sponsor Quality Award today during the ACRP-Avoca Awards and Recognition Ceremony taking place at the ACRP 2018 annual meeting. The Association of Clinical Research Professionals and The Avoca Group jointly recognized leading sponsors at the event. The following ACRP-Avoca Sponsor Quality Awards were announced: First Place – […]

Medpace Receives First Place in ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Awards

Medpace was recognized with the first-ever ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Award today during the ACRP-Avoca Awards and Recognition Ceremony taking place at the ACRP 2018 annual meeting. The Association of Clinical Research Professionals and The Avoca Group jointly recognized leading CROs at the event. The following ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Awards were announced: First Place – Medpace […]

ACRP Recognizes Vidant Health with First-Ever Innovation in Workforce Development Award

Award Recognizes Organizational Commitment to Innovation in Clinical Research Workforce Development The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) today recognized Vidant Health for its commitment to innovation in clinical research workforce development during the ACRP 2018 annual meeting. Finalists for the first-ever ACRP Innovation in Workforce Development Award included: Joint Task Force for Clinical Trial […]