Stephanie Williams

Overcoming the Barriers to Recruitment of Underrepresented Minorities

Clinical Researcher—August 2018 (Volume 32, Issue 7) PEER REVIEWED Stephanie Lynn Williams, MS, CCRC   Racial and ethnic disparities among research subjects in clinical trials continue to persist despite the changing demographics in the United States.{1} The percentage of racial and ethnic minorities in the general population is steadily growing, but that growth is not […]

The Anatomy of a Great Clinical Research Coordinator

Clinical Researcher—August 2018 (Volume 32, Issue 7) SPECIAL FEATURE Cyenthia Willis, RN, BSN, CCRP; Karen Bratcher, MSN, RN, CNL, CCRC; Tawni Kenworthy-Heinige, BS, EMT-I, CPT, CCRP; Conor McBurney, MPH; Aliya Asghar, MPH, CCRC; Danielle Beck, MPH, CCRC; Debra L. Condon, MSN, RN, CCRP; Grant D. Huang, MPH, PhD   Clinical trials are critical for developing […]

African American Screening and Enrollment in the CLEAR III Trial

Clinical Researcher—August 2018 (Volume 32, Issue 7) PEER REVIEWED Karen Lane, CCRP; Maningbe Keita, BA; Radhika Avadhani, MS; Rachel Dlugash, MSPH; Steven Mayo, PD, CCRA, PMP; Richard E. Thompson, PhD; Issam A. Awad, MD, MSc, FACS, FAHA; Nichol McBee, MPH, CCRP; Wendy Ziai, MD; Daniel F. Hanley   By 2050, members of racial and ethnic […]

A Call for Connectivity

Clinical Researcher—August 2018 (Volume 32, Issue 7) EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE Jim Kremidas       From beginning to end, a clinical trial is about people. It begins and ends with the patients, of course. However, as a clinical professional, you are the engine that drives innovation and steers the day-to-day efforts that make clinical trials […]

New Perspectives on Recruitment and Retention

Clinical Researcher—August 2018 (Volume 32, Issue 7) MANAGING EDITOR’S MESSAGE Gary W. Cramer       It hasn’t been so very long since the last time an issue of Clinical Researcher focused on the challenges of recruiting and retaining participants in clinical trials. For reasons that are all too obvious to belabor here, as themes […]