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Welcome to the Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research (APCR). APCR is the ONLY organization dedicated to the unique role physicians play in the clinical research process.

APCR Membership Eligibility

All pharmaceutical physicians, physician investigators, and other physicians in good standing (MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent degree) who, in addition to their other professional work, devote a portion of their time to:

  • Performing studies of drugs, biologics, devices, vaccines or diagnostics;
  • Activities related to research, development or regulation of these products; or
  • Teaching the subject of pharmaceutical medicine and who will uphold the policies of APCR and subscribe to its bylaws.

Membership dues are non-transferrable and non-refundable

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Renewing Your Membership

You can Renew Your Membership online within 60 days of your membership expiration date, displayed under your name when you are logged in to

A “Renew Now” link will appear next to your membership expiration date when you are able to renew your membership.

Retired Member

APCR recognizes that some members no longer practice but wish to remain involved. Members who are in good standing, have been members for at least 10 years, and are retired from practice may now apply for a discounted membership rate of $75 per year. A formal application will be provided to members who seek this special rate. Email for an application.