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    • 10/16/2023
    • 10/18/2023
    • CYTO | PHL Cira Center, Philadelphia, PA

    IACRN 15th Anniversary Annual Conference
    Advancements in Clinical Research Nursing:
    Building Practice Excellence 2023

    October 16-18, 2023
    CYTO | PHL Cira Center
    2929 Arch St.
    Philadelphia, PA

    Register for the conference using the link to the left

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    Registration Pricing

    Registration for the 2023 IACRN Annual Conference will open in June 2023. Registration rates for the 2023 conference will be:

    • IACRN Member Early Bird Rate: $649 until August 31, 2023
    • IACRN Member Full Conference/Regular Rate: $729 beginning September 1, 2023
    • IACRN Member 2-day Rate: $549
    • IACRN Member 1-day Rate: $329
    • Non-Member Full Conference/Regular Rate: $829
    • Non-Member 2-day Rate: $729
    • Non-Member 1-day Rate: $429
    • Developing Country Rate: $150 available to individuals from a country listed by the World Bank as Lower or Lower-Middle Income. View the list of countries here:
    • Student Rate: $295 available to individuals enrolled full-time in an undergraduate nursing program. Verification of student enrollment will be requested. 

    The full 3-day conference registration fee includes:

    • Three days of educational programs: podium and e-poster presentations; roundtable discussions; 1 workshop; and plenary presentations
    • Breakfast, lunch, and refreshment breaks on all 3 days
    • International meet and greet
    • IACRN 15th Anniversary Conference reception
    • Poster session/Networking reception
    Registration Cancellation/Refund Policy
    • ​All cancellations or refund requests must be in writing to
    • Cancellations or refund requests received by September 25, 2023 (14 business days prior to the start of the conference) will be fully refunded minus a $50 administration fee.
    • Cancellations or refund requests received on September 26, 2023 or later or after close of the conference will not receive a refund.
    • Conference registration is transferable to another person at no additional charge. Notify IACRN at with name of original registrant and new registrant. Cancelled registrations are non-transferable.
    • Please note, some refund requests may be processed after the event. No refunds will be issued onsite.

    Registration and attendance at, or participation in an IACRN conference, meeting and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities by IACRN and other third parties, including but not limited to the association, the venue, the host city, etc.

    Conference attendees are asked to agree to abide by all applicable COVID related requirements, policies, advisories, and protocols of the hotel and IACRN, as well as the CDC, the City of Philadelphia, and any other governmental authority for the duration of their stay. Attendees should understand that there is a risk of exposure or infection of COVID by attending the conference and they knowingly and freely assume all such risks, both known and unknown, and assume full personal responsibility for their participation in the conference. In doing so, they release IACRN, the Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square, and CYTO at PHL Cira Center and all of their staff and contractors from liability should they become ill, directly or indirectly, as a result of their participation in the event. 

    • 10/16/2023
    • 10/18/2023
    • Cira Center, Philadelphia, PA

    IACRN is the first international organization founded to meet the professional needs of Clinical Research Nurses (CRNs). The IACRN annual conference is an ideal environment for your organization to gain valuable access to Clinical Research Nurses who are thought leaders in the specialty practice of clinical research nursing. CRNs practice at hospitals, universities, clinics, in the community, industry, and in laboratories.

    IACRN Members are Your Target Audience

    They are clinical research nurse professionals who are:

    • Engaged in cutting-edge research, shaping the future of clinical care
    • Knowledgeable of the most up-to-date issues and trends in the practice among state, federal, and institutional regulations related to research
    • Spanning the global market of research, representing a variety of specialties, practice settings, and expertise in research
    • Highly committed to data quality, fidelity to the research protocol, and safety
    • Performing a vital role in the research team
    • Implementing the scope and standards of practice for clinical research nurses

    Become an IACRN Sponsor and connect with approximately 200 conference attendees! View the 2023 IACRN Conference Sponsor Prospectus to learn more about the sponsorship packages and opportunities available.

    Ready to become an IACRN Sponsor? Register using the button to the left.

    Please contact IACRN Associate Director Linda Alexander at for more information, questions, and to lock in your sponsor package.

    • 11/07/2023
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Virtual Lecture


    Heilbrunn Family Center for Research Nursing’s/NYC IACRN Chapter

    Nurse Speaker Series

    Social Media Use in Research: Recruiting Harder-to-Reach Communities

    Tuesday, November 7, 2023

    1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Virtual Lecture: Zoom (free registration below)


    Amelia Burke-Garcia, PhD

    The University of Chicago

    National Opinion Research Center (NORC)

    Director of Digital Strategy & Outreach


    Dasha Afanaseva, MPH

    The University of Chicago


    Communications Advisor

    Speaker Bios

    Register for this free lecture:

    Event Flyer with Zoom Link

Past events

09/01/2023 CRN Certification by Portfolio Applications
08/31/2023 IACRN 15th Annual Conference - Member Early Bird Registration Deadline
08/15/2023 Deadline to Submit Applications for 2024 IACRN Board of Directors Nominations
06/05/2023 IACRN Webinar: Understanding Solid Tumor Evaluation in Clinical Trials: RECIST & iRECIST
04/28/2023 1st Annual Regional Northeast Clinical Research Nurse Symposium: Ethical Dilemmas in Clinical Research
04/27/2023 Webinar: Navigating Best Practices for Adverse Event Management
03/28/2023 Webinar: The Challenges of End-of-Life Decision Making
03/01/2023 CRN Certification by Portfolio Applications
01/03/2023 Heilbrunn Family Center for Research Nursing/NYC IACRN Chapter Nurse Speaker Series
12/01/2022 IACRN Network & Nosh Cocktail Hour
11/23/2022 The Burdett Trust for Nursing RISE 2022: Connecting Excellence in Nursing Research Symposium
11/18/2022 The TMC Clinical Research Monthly Education Training Series (Mets)
11/11/2022 The TMC Clinical Research Monthly Education Training Series (Mets)
10/26/2022 IACRN 2022 Virtual Conference
10/17/2022 Attendee Registration: 2022 IACRN 14th Annual Conference
10/17/2022 2022 IACRN 14th Annual Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Form
10/01/2022 CRN Certification by Portfolio Applications Due
09/22/2022 IACRN Network & Nosh
09/06/2022 IACRN NYC Chapter & Rockefeller Webinar: Conducting Clinical Trials from a Distance: Navigating Decentralized Clinical Trials as a Research Nurse
07/27/2022 Webinar: Evaluating Decision Making Capacity in Informed Consent
06/07/2022 NYC IACRN Chapter Nurse Speaker Series
06/02/2022 Webinar: Oncology Pharmacogenomics and the Evolving Landscape of Targeted Therapies
05/20/2022 IACRN - Clinical Trials Day
05/19/2022 Research Nurse Certification ~ Are You Ready?
05/12/2022 IACRN - International Nurses Day
05/03/2022 WEBINAR: From Planning to Publishing: Research, QI, and Program Evaluation
04/06/2022 "Determined: Fighting Alzheimer's" premieres on NOVA
04/05/2022 Webinar: Publishing 101: Strategies for Success
04/01/2022 CRN Certification by Portfolio Applications
03/22/2022 2022 Beatrice Renfield Lecture in Research Nursing Webinar
02/01/2022 Webinar: Clinical and Ethical Considerations in Substance Use Disorder Research
12/08/2021 Webinar: The Importance of Professional Development: Why it Matters
10/18/2021 13th Annual IACRN Conference
09/15/2021 Webinar - Wanted: Clinical Trial Participants Recruitment Strategies for You!
09/14/2021 Webinar: Making Clinical Research Gender Inclusive
06/09/2021 IV Administration of Investigational Products: A Panel Discussion
06/03/2021 Webinar: COVID-19 Research in the Center for Virology & Vaccine Research: Lessons Learned
05/13/2021 International Nurses’ Day Virtual Event
02/24/2021 Certification Informational Session
12/16/2020 Webinar - Role of the CRN During the COVID-19 Pandemic
10/18/2020 12th Annual IACRN Conference (Virtual)
09/30/2020 Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA): A Critical Component of a Quality Management System
06/01/2020 Repeat Webinar: If Informed Consent is an Ongoing Process, what does re-consent mean?
04/29/2020 Webinar
02/26/2020 Webinar
01/29/2020 Webinar: Writing a Conference Abstract - Tips for Success with Liz Ness
12/18/2019 Webinar
10/21/2019 11th Annual IACRN Conference
09/19/2019 Webinar - Clinical Research Nurse As Leader
06/19/2019 Ethics and Research: Ethical Consideration in Precision Health and Omics Science
05/21/2019 #WhyWeDoResearch Twitter Chat
05/07/2019 NIHR UK & Ireland Study Visit
04/24/2019 Webinar - Save the Date: Study Intensity Tool for Clinical Research
03/27/2019 How to Reach Your Enrollment Goals with a CTMS
02/27/2019 Gateway to Compliance: Creating a Business Case for eRegulatory
01/23/2019 Webinar: Writing a Conference Abstract - Tips for Success with Liz Ness
01/23/2019 Complion Webinar - Free Educational Webinar
01/18/2019 IACRN Board of Directors Meeting
12/19/2018 Webinar: Oral Medication Adherence in a Clinical Trial
12/11/2018 IACRN China Chapter Virtual Exchange Webinar
10/15/2018 IACRN 10th Anniversary Conference
02/28/2018 Webinar - The Clinical Research Nurse: Exemplars of Professional Performance Standards and Competencies
10/18/2017 IACRN 9th Annual Conference
09/27/2017 Webinar - Participant Focused Care: Integrating Patient and Family Centered Care into Clinical Research
05/24/2017 Webinar - Best Practices for Participant Safety: Assessment, Documentation, and Reporting of Adverse Events
10/24/2016 IACRN Scope & Standards of Practice Celebration Dinner
10/24/2016 IACRN 8th Annual Conference
10/15/2015 IACRN 7th Annual Conference
10/14/2015 PRE-CONFERENCE ONLY - IACRN 7th Annual 2015
11/05/2014 6th Annual IACRN Conference
09/09/2014 Developing Your Presentation: Tips for Success
10/24/2013 5th Annual IACRN Conference
10/17/2012 4th Annual IACRN Conference
11/16/2011 2011 Annual IACRN Meeting
11/17/2010 2nd Annual IACRN Conference
10/22/2009 1st Annual Conference 2009

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