While several studies and surveys have examined the relationship between sponsors and CROs, there has been little analysis of CRO-investigative site relationships. This study uncovers useful learnings on the positive and negative experiences of investigators in their direct dealings with CROs.
The findings of analyzed data on clinical trial agreements (CTAs) stored in an online negotiation tool through which sponsors and investigators submit offers and counteroffers on clinical grant costs are shared in this article.
F1RST Up offers an exclusive alliance of 200 physician investigators, in nephrology, and accelerates study startup by eliminating the administrative and contracting burdens.
PPD has expanded Preclarus, its clinical data platform, to enable study sites to access central lab data in real time, and improve inventory management and order tracking, among other features.
The study gathered responses from more than 12,000 people around the world--including 3,000 study volunteers--about their views and experiences with clinical research.
GuideStar will collaborate with ACRES on its Site Accreditation Standards Initiative as a Strategic Ally.
New approaches include using Big Data to identify and understand patient populations, engaging the “voice of the patient” in trial design, and using new technologies and social media to reach, attract, and keep patients.