Women’s Perspectives on Thriving in—and Surviving Because of—Clinical Research

On Saturday, April 29, ACRP 2023 attendees were inspired by a panel of women in the clinical research profession who talked about the progress that is being made for their gender in the field, and in the afternoon were further inspired by a healthcare practitioner who recounted how disruptive scientific progress made possible by clinical research has saved her life thus far from a rare and incurable condition.

A New, Automated Approach to Patient Identification for Clinical Trials

While many aspects of the clinical trial process have become more streamlined, the patient identification process still largely relies on inefficient practices. Keyword searches, manual reviews, outdated reports, and other time-consuming and expensive methods are commonly used to find eligible candidates for enrollment.