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    Payment for screen failures

    I have found that Sponsors use the screen failure payment limit as a safety net so that they are not paying out random...

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    Is it necessary for us to gain the certification?

    I am an applicant of ACRP certification. I am really NOT satisfied by certification program. I am wondering whether it...

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    The Patient Experience Survey

    We are inviting the ACRP members to extend this survey to their research patients. This initially started as a Site...



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    Using Schedule of Events Chart in ICF

    Posted in: Regulatory Affairs Communit...

    I am currently developing an ICF for a drug study that involves a lot of visits over the course of about a year, and each visit is a little different. Instead of writing out what happens at...

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    Investigator GCP training requirements

    Posted in: Clinical Research Professionals...

    I have been told from many sources that GCP training is required every 2 years for Investigators. Unfortunately, this is about the most detailed information I have been able to get. Can...

  • Oscar Boscatto

    Which system you use for management ?

    Posted in: Project Managers eForum

    Hello All, I want to ask to PMs, which system you use for management ? Microsoft project ? Which are the pros and cons ? Thanks and regards,

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    RE: Abridged Consent Form In Emergency Situatio...

    Posted in: Clinical Research Professionals...

    Thank you Swati. The short version is intended for both screening and randomization. The HHS guidelines seem to only address the "short form written consents", where elements of the...

  • Deena Bernstein

    An invitation for Site's to offer a survey to their...

    Posted in: Project Managers eForum

    We are inviting ACRP Sites the opportunity to extend this survey to their research patients. This initially started as a Sheridan initiative to find out how research patients felt about...


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To strengthen the safety of medical devices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration today finalized recommendations to manufacturers for managing cybersecurity risks to better protect patient health and information.

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    Swati Chitkara

    New York, NY

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    Holly Covert

    Lake Tapps, WA

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    Sandra Sather

    Clinical Pathways, LLC
    Cary, NC

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