Membership Organizations

ACRP (Association of Clinical Research Professionals)
500 Montgomery Street
Suite# 800
Alexandria, VA22314
Telephone: 703-254-8100
Fax: 703-254-8101
Email: office@acrpnet.org
Website: www.acrpnet.org
ACRP also has affiliate offices in each state.Contact the main ACRP office for the location in yourstate.

American Society of Law,Medicine & Ethics
765 Commonwealth Avenue
Suite# 1634
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: 617-262-4990
Fax: 617-437-7596
Website: www.aslme.org

DIA (Drug Information Association)
800 Enterprise Road
Suite #200
Horsham, PA19044-3594
Telephone: 215-442-6100
Fax: 215-442-6199
Email: dia@diahome.org
Website: www.diahome.org

PRIM&R (Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research)
126 Brookline Avenue
Suite #202
Boston, MA 02215-3920
Telephone: 617-423-4112
Fax: 617-423-1185
Website: www.primr.org
PRIM&R’sExecutive Office is also the Administrative Site for ARENA (Applied Research EthicsNational Association).

Legal Services

Francis X.Sexton,Jr.,Esq.
355 Alhambra Circle
Suite # 1250
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Telephone: 305-444-6669
Email: fsexton@cfclaw.com

Commercial IRBs (Central IRBs)

Health Industry Manufacturers Association (HIMA)
1200 G. Street NW
Suite #400
Washington, DC 20005-3814
Telephone: 202-783-8700
Fax: 202-783-8750
Website: www.himanet.com
For a complete listing of all commercial IRBs,contact HIMA.

Publications

Ethics and Regulations of Clinical Research,by Robert J. Levine
2nd Edition, 1988, Paperback
This edition is out of print,but copies can be found on the web.

Glossaryof Lay Language Synonyms,for Common Terms Used in Informed Consent Documents for Clinical Studies:A Handbook for Clinical Researchers, byDeborrah Norris
1996, Paperback
Plexus Publishing, Inc., www.plexuspublishing.com

Seminars/Workshops

Contact the following organizations directly for information:

ACRP (Association of Clinical Research Professionals)
Telephone: 202-737-8100
Website: www.acrpnet.org

American Society of PhlebotomyTechnicians
Website: www.aspt.org

American Society of Law,Medicine & Ethics
Telephone: 617-262-4990
Website: www.aslme.org

DIA (Drug Information Association)
Telephone: 215-628-2288
Website: www.diahome.org

FDA (U.S.Food and Drug Administration)
Telephone: 301-443-2894
Website: www.fda.gov

HAZMAT Certification
Website: www.hazmatschool.com

LucyVanpelt,PA (Clinical Research Study Coordinators SpecificTraining and OnsiteTraining)
Telephone: 954-923-5909
Email: dlucyvanpelt@aol.com

NIH Certification
Website: phrp.nihtraining.com
Nocost,web-based.

PRIM&R/ARENA
Telephone: 617-423-4112
Website: www.primr.org

University of Miami-CITI
Website: www.citiprogram.org
University-based but can be taken as an individual;not associated with University of Miami.

WIRB (Western Institutional Review Board)
Telephone: 360-754-9248
Website: www.wirb.com