Nikki Christison, CCRA, TIACT, President, Clinical Resolutions, Inc.

Why are Soft Skills So Hard? Part I

In part one of a three-part series, Nikki Christison, CCRA, TIACR, president of Clinical Resolutions, Inc., looks at the ever-growing importance of “soft skills” in the workplace. 

In an industry where we are continually being asked to do more/better/faster, the art of communication is often left by the wayside. Whether we are working in a […]

Pre-Packaged Lab Kits Make Lives Easier, But at What Cost to Sites and the Environment?

Tackling Waste in Clinical Research

I tried to tally them all, but there were just too many. I stopped counting at 153 pre-packaged laboratory kits that had expired before we ever had a reason to use them in the latest ongoing trial at our study site. Receiving a shipment of such kits from a central lab is a routine occurrence […]

Rik van Mol, Vice President of Research and Development Strategy in Europe, Veeva Systems

Transforming Clinical Trials through Industry Collaboration

Heading into 2017, it was widely held that the biggest trend in life sciences would be increased industry collaboration. With the midpoint of the year upon us, it would seem indeed that collaboration has risen to a top strategic priority for many pharmaceutical and biotech companies whose leaders are working together more closely to overcome […]

Science 37

ACRP Announces Science 37, Inc. as Latest Clinical Research Training Participant

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) announces today that Science 37, Inc. is the latest subscriber to ACRP’s Site License program for clinical research training. The program provides Science 37, Inc. employees access to ACRP’s full catalog of online clinical research training programs. “Our Clinical Operations team is a critical part of managing Science […]