Clinical Research

ACR Center for Research and Innovation™ (CRI)The ACR Center for Research and Innovation™ (CRI) supports, designs and manages research studies that aim to translate new evidence into clinical practice.

We serve as a partner and a resource for ACR members, academia and industry on clinical trial design and management, and on precision diagnostics and treatment. We design artificial intelligence algorithms, and use new knowledge derived from AI and other data-driven methods to inform research, practice and reimbursement.

Recent Research Activity

What We Offer

ACR CRI specialty services include:
  • Proven support for clinical trials, registries and analytics
  • Training, operations and advanced clinical trials technology
  • Informatics core
  • Protocol and study design
  • Site management and qualification
  • Statistical analysis
  • Quality assurance
  • Artificial Intelligence algorithm development
  • Biomarker development and validation
  ACR CRI capabilities include:
  • 140 staff researchers
  • 500+ clinical trials experience
  • Network of 37,000 imaging scientists
  • 38,000 accredited facilities
  • Remote and central interpretation and analysis
  • Powered by informatics
  • 50+ years of grant and corporate-sponsored research

ACR National Clinical Imaging Research Registry™ (ANCIRR)

ACR National Clinical Imaging Research Registry ANCIRRThe ANCIRR registries collect images and clinical data from multiple practice settings — enabling researchers to address complex scientific questions and produce results applicable across care settings, locations and populations.

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Ongoing Studies

NIH-Funded Research Programs

Research Institutes


We welcome your interest in considering ACR CRI as a partner for your research project. Please reach out with any questions, ideas or proposals.