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Thought Leaders Offer Rosy View on Future of Clinical Trials

Dystopian science fiction stories like Blade Runner and The Terminator make for exciting and popular, if depressing, viewing. By contrast, “happy” stories aren’t as compelling when it comes to drawing a big audience to a movie theatre. Luckily, the folks contacted by PA Consulting offered up some pretty rosy predictions for the clinical trial world […]

Gottlieb Says Real-World Evidence is Here to Stay

Unlike some other buzzwords and shiny tools, the concept of leveraging real-world evidence (RWE) in clinical trials isn’t going anywhere. At least that’s the assessment of big RWE fan and former U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD. RWE is here to stay, Gottlieb says, in part because Congress has finally put […]

GAO Report: Drug Companies Making Progress Expanding Drug Availability Beyond Trials

Drug manufacturers are reporting positive strides in terms of increasing access to investigational drugs outside clinical trials, according to a Government Accounting Office (GAO) report issued Monday (September 9). Of the 29 manufacturers interviewed, 23 posted their expanded access policies on their websites; four said they wouldn’t consider expanded access requests. The U.S. Food and […]

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Events

9th Annual DPharm: Disruptive Innovations

Featuring ACRP Executive Director Jim Kremidas presenting Workforce Innovation: Upskilling Site Staff for 21st Century Clinical Trials

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Webinar: A Beginner’s Guide to Implementing Competency Guidelines: Do’s and Don’ts to Set Your Institution Up for Success – Part 1

Join us for this joint ACRP and Huron Consulting Group two-part webinar, where we will discuss the theoretical aspects of a competency-based clinical research program, along with tactical considerations for implementation.

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Webinar: Defying Clinical Inertia and Improving Workflow with Measurement-Based Care Tool

The Co-Investigators will share their experience conducting a pilot study. Learn about the role of Measurement Based Care (MBC) in improving Mental Health outcomes, its role in defying clinical inertia (the failure to change treatment plans despite the lack of improvement in symptom severity) and significance of a novel technology in the current healthcare system.

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