Life-Science Events

Bridging the Gaps in Study Conduct

By On June 12, 2019

Today’s Challenges There are some amazing things happening in the field of clinical research right now. The hottest topics at the conferences I’ve attended over the past 18 months have been those… Read More

Life-Science Events

Ciao from an Important Clinical Trials Conference

By On June 1, 2019

Milan, a city of culture, renowned for its amazing gastronomy and shopping… and for two days in May, the home of the 9th annual Outsourcing in Clinical Trials Europe Conference. Rather than… Read More

Business Insights

The pursuit of “real” patient data: A look at wearables and trackers

By On May 6, 2019

Despite the recent boom and popularity of wearable technology, it isn’t a new thing. Wearables in clinical research have been around since the 1950s to track activity and since the ‘70s to… Read More

Ancillary Supplies

The Secret to International Clinical Trial Shipments Clearing Customs

By On May 1, 2019

Does shipment success hinge on a person you may have never met? An important member of your study team is a person you might never meet – it’s your registered importer, known… Read More

Creative Writing and Design

Branding Your Clinical Trial: Tips Plus a Free Ebook

By On April 18, 2019

Clinical trials are serious matters of significant importance, and sponsors, CROs, and research sites work hard to make them successful. Before you begin marketing, you have to create a compelling look… Read More

Life-Science Events

OECT Summit: A Report From Germany

By On April 4, 2019

My Imperial colleague Dan McDonald and I had a whirlwind visit across Europe recently. We visited numerous clients in different countries, and our trip culminated with our attendance at the Operational Excellence… Read More

Business Insights

Imogen Cheese: Compassionate Trial Professional

By On April 2, 2019

Women have had a tremendous impact on the clinical trials industry, as study participants, advocates, and industry personnel and leaders. They have played a transformative role and paved the way for improved… Read More

Life-Science Events

Tackling A Clinical Research Challenge Head-On at the 2019 Bridging Clinical Research & Clinical Health Care Conference

By On March 20, 2019

For the second year in a row, clinical research executives gathered in the nation’s capital to discuss one of the biggest challenges tormenting the industry – how to improve the number of… Read More

Business Insights

Brexit, Medicines, and Trials: A Report from the U.K.

By On March 12, 2019

Several members of my family live in mainland Europe and join huge numbers of British expats concerned about how Brexit will impact their daily lives. My father, who takes a daily medication… Read More

Life-Science Events

Tech Buzzes and Execution Beckons at SCOPE 2019

By On March 6, 2019

The Summit for Clinical Ops Executives, or SCOPE as most know it, returned to Orlando this year. Held at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, on the famed but increasingly overcrowded International Drive, the… Read More