Accelerating Oncology Trial Recruitment by Identifying Patients at Diagnosis

Clinical Researcher—June 2019 (Volume 33, Issue 6) RECRUITMENT & RETENTION C. Meghann Howland; T.J. Bowen, PhD   Oncology researchers face a sizable patient recruitment challenge. The numbers alone paint a revealing picture: roughly 14,000 oncology trials are actively recruiting,{1} garnering participation rates estimated at a mere 3% to 8% of possible candidates, with even more […]

Jim Kremidas, Executive Director, ACRP

We’re on An Adventure

Clinical Researcher—June 2019 (Volume 33, Issue 6) EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE Jim Kremidas   As the summer movie season hits theaters, I’m reminded of Toy Story hero Buzz Lightyear announcing some of his adventures by leaping high and saying, “To infinity! And beyond!” Well, your Association is covering a lot of ground these days, too. From […]