The industry today celebrates Clinical Trials Day 2019, with events that will help promote awareness and a better understanding of study participation barriers, says ACRP, which aims to pilot a new initiative to advance the workforce early next year.
Debbie Profit, vice president of applied innovation and process improvement at Otsuka Pharmaceuticals addressed ACRP in April and discussed the various technologies that could ‘transform’ the pharmaceutical industry.
By Jim Kremidas, executive director, Association of Clinical Research Professionals
This time next year, I hope I can write a column with the headline “2019: The year of cooperation and communication in the clinical trial industry.” We’ve made some exciting progress toward that end in 2018. Now it’s time to take it to the next level.
The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) is developing competence standards for principal investigators (PIs) as part of its goal to reduce variability in performance across various clinical research roles.