Clinical Researchers Sound Off on DCTs

While questions about what decentralized clinical trials (DCTs) are may have been largely resolved in the minds of most clinical research professionals by now, the reactions to several polling questions on Sunday (April 30) from attendees at the ACRP 2023 conference in Dallas, Texas, suggest strongly that opinions in the field on some aspects of how, when, and why they should be implemented remain divided.

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.