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Diverse survey response
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What the Public Thinks about Clinical Trials

By On April 4, 2016

Our Survey In the Fall of 2015, we launched a survey to the general public to learn how they gather healthcare information and how they make decisions.  We also wanted to gauge their… Read More

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Wearables in Clinical Trials

By On February 12, 2016

To Wear or Not to Wear is the Question Wearable devices have taken our society, and the clinical research industry along with it, by storm. The immediate access to data makes researchers drool. … Read More

Life-Science Events

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

big data for site identification; big data for patient recruitment
Patient Recruitment and Retention

2015: The State of Big Data for Patient Recruitment, Part 2

By On July 17, 2015

Focus on: Study Feasibility, Site Identification, and Patient Recruitment A 3-Part Series The shift of the clinical research industry into a more data-driven type of approach towards the planning and execution of… Read More

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The Age of Ebola: A Dallas Perspective

By On November 3, 2014

Working and living in the city where Ebola entered the United States caught me off guard. I wasn’t prepared to see downtown office workers don medical masks while walking the skywalks from… Read More

government research grants
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Big News for Small Sites Seeking Research Grants, Part II

By On September 15, 2014

– A Q&A on Government Research Grants – In the first segment of this two-part blog series, we heard from Johnna Medina (University of Texas, Austin), a fourth-year clinical psychology doctoral student, on… Read More

government funded research grants
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Big News for Small Sites Seeking Research Grants

By On August 6, 2014

A Q&A with Johnna Medina, a clinical psychology doctoral student at the University of Texas, regarding government-funded research grants. Part I of II Who pays for clinical research? Nearly 75% of clinical… Read More

rural clinical trials
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Rural Clinical Trials: Something to Crow About

By On July 11, 2014

As a young girl growing up on my family’s Minnesota dairy farm, my plastic ice cream pail held many types of eggs at the end of the day. One of my chores… Read More

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Patients Come First. Deal with It!

By On May 12, 2014

“The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.” (Osler) This concept is simple – good healthcare workers and a good healthcare system will have… Read More

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Perspectives in Bridging the Gender Gap in the Life Sciences

By On March 7, 2014

As a professional individual in the life-science industry, it is important to participate in organizations that promote professional development. Too many individuals overlook the educational and networking events hosted by these organizations. When… Read More