Is Risk-based Monitoring Right For Your Study?

By Angela Woodall, Healthcare and Environmental Reporter. As the number and complexity of clinical trials has increased over the past two decades, so has pressure on regulators to open the door to more efficient and nimble strategies. In particular,…

Five Things To Expect (or Ask!) From Your CRO

Tony Taricco co-founded PRC Clinical in 2003. As the President and Chief Operating Officer, he is responsible for the general business operations and finance activities, as well as human resources, and clinical payment services. Tony spent 20…

How Can Precision Medicine Change Our Approach To Clinical Trials?

By Angela Woodall, Healthcare and Environmental Reporter. It was Jan. 20, 2015 and about 30 minutes into Barack Obama's State of the Union Address when the president announced a program that had been two decades in the making and whose scope…

Optimizing Sponsor/CRO Relationships - Event Takeaways

Clinpulse is an ongoing series of expert panel discussions on topics related to the advancement of clinical research. Our event on Sept 28th, 2016 in San Diego brought together industry experts to give you the keys to better understand and optimize…

Basket Trials: CROs and the changing face of clinical trials

By Angela Woodall, Healthcare and Environmental Reporter. In 2015, Memorial Sloan Kettering, one of the nation’s most respected cancer treatment centers, set off a wave of excitement about clinical trials. Researchers testing a drug called…

Subject Matter Experts: Why you want one on your CRO team

It's not hard to see that the relationship between sponsors and contract research organizations has evolved. Less obvious is the unexpected impact the changes have had on the way clinical trials are being run and the people running them. Take…

Insights To Understand And Optimize CRO-Sponsor Relationships

The global CRO market was valued at $34 billion in 2014. Zion Research projects the CRO market to grow to an impressive $59 Billion by 2020. With the increasing popularity of outsourced clinical trial services, optimizing the CRO-Sponsor relationship…

Sponsor/CRO Partnerships: The Secrets of Happy Couples

By Angela Woodall, Healthcare and Environmental Reporter. Contract research organizations started out in the 1980s handling small back-burner jobs for corporations engaged in the development of new drugs and medical devices. Now they are…

The Apple Research Kit: What does it mean for clinical trials?

This is a guest blog from clincapture.com/blog. Developed by Clinovo, ClinCapture is the only validated electronic data capture software available for free. Smartphones are ideal and convenient tools to collect data in fast-paced and dynamic…

Millennials in Research - Event Takeaways

Clinpulse is an ongoing series of expert panel discussions on topics related to the advancement of clinical research. Our event on April 6th, 2016 in South San Francisco explored the impact of the millennial generation on clinical trials, and…