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ACRO Recognizes World Heart Day

September 29, 2011

Contact: John Lewis (O) 202.464.9340 (M) 202.285.5726 jlewis@www.acrohealth.org ACRO Recognizes World Heart Day With Focus on Clinical Research  September 29, 2011 –…

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ACRO Executive Director Speaking at DIA

June 14, 2011

Contact: John Lewis (O) 202.464.9340 (M) 202.285.5726 jlewis@www.acrohealth.org ACRO Executive Director Doug Peddicord Moderating Panel On HIPAA and Comparative Effectiveness Research at…

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ACRO Files Amicus Brief in Sorrell v. IMS Health

April 4, 2011

Contact: John Lewis (O) 202.464.2310 (M) 202.285.5726 john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org  ACRO Files Brief with U.S. Supreme Court to Support Availability Of Prescription Data for…

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Doug Peddicord Discusses CER in Health Affairs

November 2, 2010

Media Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org   ACRO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DISCUSSES DATA PRIVACY AND CER IN HEALTH AFFAIRS ARTICLE   Washington, DC, November 2,…

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ACRO Comments on GAO’s Report on FDA’s Overseas Offices

October 27, 2010

Media Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org   ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS CALLS FOR ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR FDA’S OVERSEAS OFFICES   Washington,…

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ACRO Pleased that Proposed HHS Privacy Rule Addresses Concerns of Health Researchers

July 13, 2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Media Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 (office) 202.285.5726 (mobile) john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org   ACRO Pleased that Proposed HHS Privacy Rule Addresses Concerns…

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ACRO Announces Agreement with University of Florida College of Pharmacy for Reduced Tuition Benefit

June 23, 2010

Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 (office) 202.285.5726 (mobile) john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org   ACRO Announces Agreement with University of Florida College of Pharmacy for Reduced Tuition Benefit Employees…

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ACRO Responds to HHS Report on FDA Inspection of Foreign Clinical Trials

June 22, 2010

Media Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 (office) 202.285.5726 (mobile) john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org   ACRO Responds to HHS Report on FDA Inspection of Foreign Clinical Trials…

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ACRO Announces Findings from Groundbreaking Survey Exploring Barriers To Physician Participation in Clinical Research

June 14, 2010

Media Contact:  Christina Plourde 202/587-2596 cplourde@spectrumscience.com   ACRO Announces Findings from Groundbreaking Survey Exploring Barriers To Physician Participation in Clinical Research Results…

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ACRO To Unveil Findings From Physician Investigator Survey and Present on Globalization of Clinical Research at Annual DIA Meeting

June 2, 2010

*ACRO Leadership Available for Interviews During Conference* Who: Executive Director, Doug Peddicord, Ph.D., and Vice President of Public Affairs, John Lewis, from the Association…

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ACRO Applauds Appointment of Dr. Harold Varmus to Lead NCI

May 18, 2010

Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 (office) 202.285.5726 (mobile) john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org ACRO Applauds Appointment of Dr. Harold Varmus to Lead NCI Reform of Clinical Trials Process Should…

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Chiltern Newest Member of ACRO

May 6, 2010

Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 (office) 202.285.5726 (mobile) john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org     Chiltern Joins Association of Clinical Research Organizations Becoming Second European-based ACRO Member    …

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ACRO Funding Global Healthcare Innovation Management Center At Fordham University Schools of Business

April 12, 2010

Contact: John Lewis 202.464.2310 john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org ACRO Funding Global Healthcare Innovation Management Center At Fordham University Schools of Business April 12, 2010 –…

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Joe Herring of Covance Elected 2011 ACRO Chair

March 18, 2010

Joe Herring of Covance Elected 2011 ACRO Chair February 7, 2011- WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO), which…

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Sharbaugh of PPD Elected ACRO Chair; Herring of Covance Chair-Elect

January 7, 2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: John Lewis john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org 202.464.2310 Sharbaugh of PPD Elected ACRO Chair; Herring of Covance Chair-Elect Date of Release: 7…

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ACRO Calls on Congress to Require Clinical Testing

October 14, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: John Lewis john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org 202.464.2310 ACRO Calls on Congress to Require Clinical Testing Date of Release: 14 October 2009…

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Clinical Research Safety and Ethical Standards in Developing World Up to U.S. Levels

July 21, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Aaron Cohen aaron.cohen@mslworldwide.com 202.261.2869 Clinical Research Safety and Ethical Standards in Developing World Up to U.S. Levels Date…

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Media Advisory – Release of Globalization Report

July 15, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Aaron Cohen aaron.cohen@mslworlwide.com 202.261.2869 Media Advisory – Release of Globalization Report * * * Media Advisory * *…

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ACRO Supports Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Act

June 11, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: John Lewis john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org 202.464.2310 ACRO Supports Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Act ACRO Statement Supporting The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Act…

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ACRO Webinar on Privacy and R&D

May 19, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: John Lewis john.lewis@www.acrohealth.org 202.464.2310 ACRO Webinar on Privacy and R&D ACRO and ExL Pharma Co-sponsoring Webinar on How…