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Fellow of the APCR Application

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Fellow of the Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research. FACPR recognition is reserved for APCR members who have demonstrated their commitment to the organization, achievement and leadership in clinical research.

Please fill out the application below and upload your CV. There is a $100 application fee due at the time of submission. The Board of Trustees will review your application and you will be notified of their decision. Please allow 4 – 6 weeks for review.

Any questions can be directed to Amy Wilson at

Applicant Information

Upload CV: (PDF, DOC, DOCX, RTF formats allowed)

Point Worksheet

If you do not qualify for points in a particular category, please enter a zero (0).

  • Domain
    Accepted Critera
  • Total Allowance
  • Total Accumulated
  • 1) Certification
    Academic degree in clinical
    Research/medicines development (MS, PhD)
    ACRP Certification or
    NBME Certification
    GCP Certification
    PhD = 50
    MS = 30
    CPI = 25
    NBME = 25
    RAP, FPM = 25
  • 70
  • 70 points max
  • 1a) Clinical Research Training Certificates
    GCP Training Courses
    PERI Training Courses
    Drug Development Course
    Other Clinical Research CME Courses
    GCP 2 per course
    PERI 5 per course
    Drug Development Course
    2 per course
    Other 2 per course
  • 30
  • 30 points max
  • 1b) Other Advanced Degrees and Board Certification
    Non clinical research advanced degrees
    American Board of Medical Specialties Board Certifications
    2 points per degree
    10 points per Board Certification
  • 30
  • 30 points max
  • 2) Publications in Peer reviewed journals
    Papers published since 1995
    Peer reviewed/Indexed journals
    4 points per paper
  • 120
  • 120 points max
  • 3) Contributions to national/international conferences
    2 points per item
  • 60
  • 60 points max
  • 4) Leadership in professional associations related to clinical research
    Board member or Chair of Committee/Work Group
    4 points per year
  • 20
  • 5) Participation as PI or Subinvestigator in clinical trials
    Phase I-IV clinical trials
    Registered at Final Report
    6 points per trial as PI
    3 points per trial as Subinvestigator
  • 120
  • 120 points max
  • 6) Member of a Medicines Development Team/ Medical Director of Clinical Research Site
    Work in the pharmaceutical industry/contract
    Research organization/Research site in clinical
    Research related positions
    4 points per year
  • 60
  • 60 points max
  • 7) Fostering clinical research/medicines development in the community
    Participation at EC/IRB
    Work in patient organizations
    Education to the lay public
    2 points per year
  • 60
  • 60 points max
  • 8) Academic Positions in Clinical Research
    Teaching clinical research related matters at accredited/recognized academic institutions
    4 points per year
  • 60
  • 60 points max
  • 9) Work in Regulatory agencies related to clinical research and Medicines Development
    Work at FDA, EMA, or other national regulatory agency
    Work in WHO, WMA, WFME
    4 points per year
  • 60
  • 60 points max
  • 10) Awards and Recognitions for contributions to clinical research
    Granted by academic, nonprofit, regulatory or professional associations
    5 points per award
  • 40
  • 40 points max
  • 11) Innovation
    Patents or equivalent Granted
    10 points per item
  • 40
  • 40 points max
  • 12) Membership at APCR
    Active membership
    2 points per year
  • 20
  • 20 points max
  • 790
  • Application Fee:
  • $100

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