Vision - Enhancing clinical research quality and safety through specialized nursing practice.

Mission - The International Association of Clinical Research Nurses is a professional nursing organization.  Its purpose is to define,validate and advance clinical research nursing as a specialty practice and to support the professional development of registered nurses who directly or indirectly impact the care of clinical research participants across all clinical specialties.


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Clinical Research Nurses (IACRN) 461 Cochran Road
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IACRN is pleased to offer the

Scopes and Standards of Practice 
for Clinical Research Nursing

for public review and comment

The document is formatted according to the American Nurses Association recommendation.  The first half is a description of the scope of practice of Clinical Research Nursing while the second half of the document uses the ANA standards format adapted to be specific to Clinical Research Nursing standards and competencies.

Please click here to view the entire document.

We welcome your comments and encourage you to share this historic document with colleagues in all specialties to collect their comments as well.  The comment period will be open until November 30, 2015.

Please click here to open the comment sheet.  Once completed, please email all comments to

 Thank you in advance for your time and contribution. 

IACRN gratefully acknowledges the following organizations for their resources and support of the
2015 IACRN 7
th Annual Conference:


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