Paul Evans, PhD, President and CEO, Velocity Clinical Research

Too Much Data and Excess Tech Add Up to Clinical Trial Problems

When Oscar Wilde famously remarked that nothing succeeds like excess, he wasn’t talking about managing data in clinical trials. We already have “more data that we ever dreamed of having” about patients, but “will we have the right data?” asked Paul Evans, PhD, president and CEO of Velocity Clinical Research in a presentation at the […]

ACRP 2019 Attendee Photo

4 Trending Themes from ACRP 2019

Technology talk dominated the hallways and session rooms at the recent  ACRP 2019 gathering in Nashville, Tenn. earlier this month (View Highlights). More than 40% of attendees of the opening plenary session who answered a polling question said “adopting digital innovation” was the biggest area of opportunity for clinical research. Another 23% chose […]

Jim Kremidas, Executive Director, ACRP

Let’s Keep the Conversation Going

Clinical Researcher—April 2019 (Volume 33, Issue 4) EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE Jim Kremidas I attend a lot of conferences. Like many of you, I enjoy the opportunity to reconnect with other professionals, colleagues, and friends to swap ideas and commiserate about the frenzied pace of change in the clinical trial industry. I mention this because we’ve […]

Kurt Mussina, Frenova

The Burden of Research on Physician Practices: Is Relief in Sight?

SPECIAL ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT Kurt Mussina, MBA, Vice President of Clinical Studies Operations, Fresenius Medical Care North America, and General Manager, Frenova Renal Research Engaging in clinical research offers many advantages to private physicians. Providing the best possible patient care with the widest possible selection of up-to-the-moment treatment options is the most obvious. Other benefits […]

hyperCORE International Wins First ACRP All-Star Challenge for Sites

hyperCORE International took first place in the inaugural ACRP All-Star Challenge for Sites during the ACRP 2019 annual conference in Nashville. Vanderbilt University Medical Center took second place, and Sarah Cannon Research Institute placed third. “Congratulations to the team from hyperCORE International on their win,” says Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director. “We also want to […]