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clinical research associate

A person employed by a sponsor, or by a contract research organisation acting on a sponsor's behalf, who monitors the progress of investigator sites participating in a clinical study. At some sites (primarily in academic settings), clinical research co-ordinators are called clinical research accociates.
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The November 2003 CRA evaluation of Associated Bank was discussed in the Board's order approving Associated's proposal to acquire First Federal Capital Corporation ("First Federal Capital") and its wholly owned subsidiary, First Federal Capital Bank, a federally chartered savings association, both in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
The CRA wanted the property at 20425-27 Runnymede and 20422 Cohasset streets for a scaled-back home-ownership project for families whose incomes are higher than the very low income development originally proposed.
According to the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, over 100 CRAs are in operation worldwide, but only five CRAs hold NRSRO status: A.
NOTE TO EDITORS: CRA/HMDA Update will gladly supply customized CRA ratings analyses for you upon request.
Although punitive damages rarely have been awarded in employment discrimination cases, the amended CRA and ADA allow employees to recover punitive damages against employers (other than government employers) who have intentionally discriminated "with malice or with reckless indifference to the federally protected rights of an aggrieved individual.
The CRA stepped in with the offer after the partnership notified the agency on April 4 it could not proceed with the rental-housing project and a couple of single-family homes.
In addition, Applicants represented that after consummation of the proposal, they would continue to implement Juniper Bank's existing CRA program and would not change or discontinue any services or products now offered by Juniper Bank.
Lauderdale, Florida-based Community Capital Management is a GIPS([R]) compliant investment manager that manages fixed income portfolios, including the CRA Qualified Investment Fund.
As provided in the CRA, the Board has evaluated Bank's performance in light of evaluations by the appropriate federal supervisor of its CRA performance record.
It's not OK to just give money out, and it's clear the CRA has not done its job in determining how its money is being used,'' Chick said at a City Hall news conference where she released the audit.
WASHINGTON, July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite indications that federal banking and thrift regulators are cracking down on mortgage lending discrimination and increasing their efforts to enforce the Community Reinvestment Act, a larger percentage of banks and thrifts received the top two CRA rating grades during the first half of 1993 than in any previous year.
LOS ANGELES -- Operation HOPE (HOPE) blazed a new trail in Community Reinvestment (CRA) by hosting the first annual CRA Officer Luncheon on December 13, 2006.