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Surviving the Transition Into Clinical Trials: Getting Started

By On April 5, 2018

We recently held the second of our presentation series “Surviving the Transition to Clinical Trials” at JLABS in Toronto. More than 45 people, representing biotech, pharma, and medical device companies, came to… Read More

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SCOPE Summit 2018: Excitement and Engagement

By On February 28, 2018

I had the opportunity to attend the SCOPE Summit for Clinical Ops Executives in Orlando, February 12-15. It’s been a few years since I last attended a SCOPE Summit, so it was… Read More

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3 Ways to Outsmart the Big Dogs as You Move into the Clinic

By On February 23, 2018

You’ve done all the background work. You’ve navigated the complex U.S. regulatory environment and achieved investigational new drug approval. You’ve secured investors and assembled your core team. You are now preparing for… Read More

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The Role of Patient Engagement in the Transition from Lab to Clinic

By On January 17, 2018

The drug discovery and development process is a complex and challenging landscape, especially for the majority of small biopharmaceutical and medical device companies. It’s truly a survival of the fittest environment, fraught… Read More

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The Avoca Consortium Summit: My Report from Dublin

By On July 10, 2017

In June, I attended the Avoca Consortium summit in Dublin on behalf of Imperial. Representatives from more than 40 companies working in pharma and biotech attended, which was quite an achievement, especially… Read More

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ESMO 2016: My Perspective as a Patient Advocate

By On October 13, 2016

The ESMO, European Society for Medical Oncologists, annual conference took place in Copenhagen over an extended weekend. I was fortunate to attend as a patient advocate which was quite an honor. There… Read More

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Top 5 Blog Posts from 2015

By On January 11, 2016

This week we’re taking a look back at our top 5 posts from 2015 (actually 6 since we had a tie-so you get one bonus post!) and reflecting on the themes and… Read More

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Sites in Europe: at the EU Site Solutions Summit

By On November 18, 2015

  Nice, France recently played host to the inaugural SCRS European Site Solutions Summit. Nestled among the infamous Promenade des Anglais, the Summit hosted over 100 attendees from various sites around the globe. During… Read More

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Talking Recruitment with Small/Mid BioPharm CMOs at CMO Summit – West

By On November 12, 2015

I had the honor of attending and presenting at the CMO Summit – West earlier this week in Burlingame, CA. Attended by 75-80 industry executives – primarily consisting of Chief Medical Officers,… Read More

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Another Great Year in the Books for the Site Solutions Summit

By On October 15, 2015

“Better together” was the mantra of the 10th Annual Site Solutions Summit, hosted by the Society of Clinical Research Sites (SCRS).  The overarching goal of the Summit was to focus on the benefits… Read More