Belonging to SOCRA, a professional organization with more than 15,000 members, provides you with the information and resources you need to advance your career and enhance your professionalism.
Top Reasons to Belong
High Quality Professional Education
All SOCRA education offers CNE and CME, as well as SOCRA CE credit. We currently offer 17 live courses across the U.S. and Canada plus 12 online courses you can access anytime through our website. We are also excited for our new live webinar series! SOCRA membership offers discounted conference, workshop and course registrations. In addition, SOCRA members enjoy CITI program access.
More than 16,000 Clinical Research Professionals in Your Global Network
Keep in touch with peers through the Member Directory and contact members who specialize in certain areas! The online directory was first launched in early 2007 and has provided quick access for member-to-member communication.
Access to Local Education and Regional Network Opportunities through Chapters
SOCRA members are automatically included in SOCRA's vast local chapter network for continuing education and numerous networking opportunities. SOCRA’s chapter program was developed to help support continuing education at the local level. Local chapters support peer-to-peer education and foster a community for clinical research, continuing education and networking. SOCRA’s chapter model also allows clinical research professionals to acquire no-cost continuing education credit.
Members Stay in the Know
The SOCRA Source quarterly journal, Monthly Email Newsletters, and periodic email alerts keep members informed about the issues affecting clinical researchers. Plus, stay connected across social media platforms by following us on LinkedIn , Twitter, Facebook , and YouTube.
Our Careers and Services section offers our members a view of career opportunities in clinical research available through employers and recruiters associated with the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. It includes opportunities in government, academia, and industry related to all therapeutic areas.
As a membership organization, we encourage you to get involved in a variety of ways - join a local chapter, submit a journal article to the SOCRA Source, or become a speaker or poster presenter at the Annual Conference. There are also leadership opportunities thorugh our Board of Directors.