Liz Devine Hewson and Mark Lund of Twin Lights Coaching and Consulting

Aspiring Leaders Should Embrace Uncertainty

While many clinical trial professionals struggle with the lack of clear career paths in the industry, there are tools, tactics, and best practices to help spot and leverage new opportunities. In this occasional series, we’ll hear from leading experts both in and outside the clinical trial industry as they offer insights on how to thrive […]

Gualberto C. Perez, MD, CPI, CEO, Founder, and President of GCP Research

Industry Must Join Together to Confront Damaging PI ‘One and Done’ Turmoil

The loud whooshing sound of the principal investigator (PI) revolving door isn’t likely to subside anytime soon unless all sides come together to find solutions and common ground, says Gualberto C. Perez, MD, CPI, the CEO, founder, and president of GCP Research. The so-called “one and done” PI phenomenon—in which a new PI conducts one […]

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ACRP Awards Workforce Development Campaign to Markstein

Partners in Workforce Advancement Aims to Steer More Talent into Clinical Research The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) has awarded Markstein a multi-year contract to develop an integrated campaign to raise awareness of clinical research as a career path among healthcare professionals and students. The campaign is the flagship project of ACRP’s ‘Partners in […]

Dr. Susan Smith Kuczmarski, Author

Are You Ready to Lead?

While many clinical trial professionals struggle with the lack of clear career paths in the industry, there are tools, tactics, and best practices to help spot and leverage new opportunities. In this occasional series, we’ll hear from leading experts both in and outside the clinical trial industry as they offer insights on how to thrive […]

Linda Ridpath, Trial Participant

Lupus Advocates Call for More Clinical Trial Attention

Physicians who don’t suggest a clinical trial until other efforts have failed are selling such studies and their potential volunteer patients short, says trial participant Linda Ridpath. Diagnosed with lupus 25 years ago, she is currently enrolled in her third study—this time for a drug already approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]