ACRP 2018 Meeting & Expo

323 - So You Want to be a CRA. Learn How the Role is Changing

Apr 30, 2018 9:30am ‐ Apr 30, 2018 10:30am

Credits: None available.

Members: $25.00
Standard: $75.00


Looking to become a clinical research associate (CRA)? Are you a current CRA wondering how the position is rapidly changing and how you can stay current? This session is for you. The speaker will give real-world perspective on how industry is changing, what it means to someone trying to break in, and what it all means for long-time CRAs. Learn about risk-based monitoring, eConsent, exciting new apps, developing technology, and how studies are changing in the way they monitor and look at data.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the CRA role and the skills required to be a CRA
  • Learn about topics driving change for CRAs such as Risk Based Monitoring, Centralized Monitoring, increased use of technology
  • Learn about how the design of studies is changing, and how this affects the CRA position


  • Melissa Nezos, MA, Global Head, Clinical Monitoring Services, Premier Research


Credits: None available.

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