Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative 2016 Annual Report

CTTI, ACRP Focus on Improved Informed Consent Standards

The Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative (CTTI) has already helped raise the bar for improving informed consent procedures with a series of strategies and tools to “reorient” the process, according to its just-released annual report. However, there’s more to be done. “While significant advancements have been made, many opportunities remain to improve clinical research,” says […]

Kelly Willenberg, Manager, Willenberg & Associates Inc.

Sites Miss Reimbursable Clinical Trial Costs with Careless Billing Contracts

Clinical trial sites, intimidated by billing complexity, often leave money on the table because they are afraid they will make a mistake when they set up a contract, several experts at Kelly Willenberg & Associates Inc. say. “They get paralyzed because they are afraid of billing for something they should not,” says Cynthia Lawson, a […]