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Compassion Key to Successful Clinical Trials

You may be well-dressed, surrounded by nice offices and utilizing the latest equipment, but you won’t be a truly effective clinical trial practitioner if you cannot show compassion and earn the trust of your patients, says a man who’s experienced both sides of the relationship. “Compassion is the foundation of patient-centered care,” Dr. David Zaas, […]

Can Clinical Trial Navigators Steer Industry Toward a Better Public Image?

“There’s a real need to reexamine the clinical trial workforce,” thought leader Jennifer Byrne told attendees of ACRP’s Southeast Regional Conference in Durham, N.C. yesterday (October 3). Plagued by chronic personnel churn and workforce shortages, the clinical trial industry is also grappling with a sometimes-skeptical public that’s either wary or unaware of clinical trials as […]

Speed of Change is Accelerating in Clinical Trials

Fasten your seatbelts, clinical trial practitioners, because you’re about to encounter some turbulence in the friendly skies. Whether it’s new regulatory demands, evolving patient expectations, or navigating a bewildering array of technologies promising to be the next big thing, the speed of change in the clinical trial industry has perhaps never been faster than it […]

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Events

Webinar: Best of ACRP 2019 – How to Create a Culture of Quality at a Research Site

Sites are so busy that quality assurance is often overlooked and only becomes a focus when issues arise or when there is an audit. Our easy to implement techniques include quality assurance checks, office guidelines, checklists, and lessons learned.

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Webinar: Expressing Gratitude & Returning Aggregate Study Results to Participants—It’s the Right Thing to Do!

Thanking and returning results to study participants honors research volunteers, helps build trust in the clinical research process, and is simply the right thing to do! Join us for an engaging discussion on the benefits, methodology, and resources available to develop thank you cards and lay summaries of aggregate results in a language and format that is understandable and easy to read.

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Webinar: Drug Development Process: A Review of ICH E8

Join us in reviewing ICH E8. Learn to describe internationally accepted principles and practices for the conduct of clinical trials and overall development strategy, facilitate the evaluation and acceptance of international trial data, and present an overview of other ICH guidelines pertinent to clinical trials.

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