We must improve diversity in clinical trials. These 5 steps will help.

Bio Pharma Dive

The pandemic shined a light on the importance of diversity in clinical trials. Syneos Health can help your team devise a diversity strategy

Clinical trials face increasing challenges

Bio Pharma Dive

The COVID-19 pandemic emerged at a time when the clinical trial landscape had reached a peak in complexity. Global trials are now commonplace as drug makers seek to establish efficacy in diverse populations


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Questions Frequently Asked Pertaining to Clinical Trials

Riverside Clinical Research

If you are considering playing a vital role in the advancement of medicine and medical technology by embarking on your first experience as a clinical trial volunteer, you most likely have a few questions about clinical research and the clinical trial process.

Tackling barriers to diversity, equity, and inclusion in clinical trials


The post Tackling barriers to diversity, equity, and inclusion in clinical trials appeared first on Clinical Trial Recruitment & Management Services.

New cancer drug clinical trials struggling

World of DTC Marketing

WHAT’S THIS ABOUT THEN : Researchers are rushing to launch clinical trials of experimental vaccines against the coronavirus, and treatments for COVID-19. Eli Lilly recently announced that it would halt enrolment in ongoing studies and delay the launch of new trials.

Accelerating patient care through digital transformation and decentralized clinical trials

Bio Pharma Dive

The adoption of digital health technologies (DHTs) in the industry continues to pave the way to enable decentralized clinical trials (DCTs

Why YOU Should Volunteer for a Clinical Trial

Riverside Clinical Research

There are a variety of reasons why people would choose to join a clinical trial and many of them benefit you as the clinical study participant. There is also a monetary value associated with the participation in a clinical trial. Why Velocity Clinical Research.

Why are clinical trials struggling with diversity?

Pharma Phorum

Racial disparities are still commonplace in many clinical trials with white-ethnic groups often overrepresented amongst trial participants. While many pharma companies are actively working on initiatives to improve diversity in clinical trials, we still have a long way to go.

Clinical trial DTC? It may not be right for your drug candidate

World of DTC Marketing

SUMMARY: Over half of all clinical trial sites are outside the U.S. 87 % of all subjects in recent biologics trials were enrolled outside the U.S. DTC may or may not work for clinical trial enrollment it really depends on the condition and risk as judged by the patient.

The right way to use social media for clinical trial recruitment


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4 Benefits Of Clinical Trial Participation

Olympian Clinical Research

Clinical trials are research studies designed to evaluate or test a medical, surgical, or behavioral intervention. Most recently, clinical trials have gained recognition through the development and testing of Covid-19 vaccines.

Clinical Trials Information System (CTIS): Mandatory submission of Information for researchers and companies conducting clinical trials in the EU and EEA

Pharma Business Blog

This news will impact all the companies that are doing clinical trials in Europe. EU pharmaceutical legislation known as the Clinical Trials Regulation entered into application on 31 January 2022. Blog Clinical Trial Clinical Trials Information System (CITS) CTIS EEA EU

Reimagining Clinical Trials: Why are Virtual Clinical Trials Becoming the New Normal?


Clinical trials are an essential part of the drug development process. Worldwide, more than 2 million clinical trials are registered and the number is steadily increasing over the past several years. What are Virtual Clinical Trials?

How a new investment is powering a revolution in clinical trial operations

Pharma Phorum

Clinical trials are the engine for pharmaceutical innovation, but their means of capturing and communicating data are stuck in the past. As an average Phase 3 trial amasses over 3.6 The problem with clinical trials.

Accelerating virtual clinical trials

Bio Pharma Dive

Leveraging the guidance and support of trial virtualization professionals with experience in key areas of a trial's lifecycle will undoubtedly impact overall success

eCOA clinical trials: A simple, cost-effective approach to study build

Bio Pharma Dive

This new data capture model gives clinical trial sponsors control over study build

Huge inequalities found in access to myeloma clinical trials in Europe, says MPE

Pharma Phorum

Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) has identified significant inequalities among patients’ access to myeloma clinical trials in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) in a first-of-its-kind advocacy report. Of the CEE countries that ran at least one myeloma clinical trial, 11 were EU members.

COVID-19 has changed clinical trials for the better, says Medidata

Pharma Phorum

The pandemic forced clinical trial sponsors to change their processes, with a more technology-driven approach and, according to a new study by Medidata, the sector is now “stronger than ever” as a result.

Patient-Centered Clinical Trials: Tips for Sites

Crucial Data Soutions

More patient-centered study designs are key to improving recruitment, retention, and keeping patients engaged over the course of a trial, factors that should combine to deliver higher quality safety and efficacy data more quickly.

Practical approaches to operationalizing decentralized clinical trials

Bio Pharma Dive

When appropriate, DCTs can accelerate trial conduct, create a wealth of high-quality data and improve efficiency

Cancer and Clinical Trials: May 20 is Clinical Trials Day

Triage Cancer

Friday, May 20, is Clinical Trials Day! Clinical trials are critical to advancing cancer research, and they also provide opportunities for individuals diagnosed with cancer to try new treatments. But first, what is a clinical trial? Clinical Trials

Wearables for actigraphy measures in clinical trials

Bio Pharma Dive

It's now possible to gather far more data, more often, more objectively, and more easily than ever before, and, with the appropriate choice, broadly expedite clinical trials utilizing actigraphy measurements

Decentralized Clinical Trials: the next step towards digitalization of clinical research


The post Decentralized Clinical Trials: the next step towards digitalization of clinical research appeared first on Clinical Trial Recruitment & Management Services. Blog Decentralized Clinical Trials

Importance of diversity in pharma and clinical trials

Pharma Phorum

We live in a diverse world and our teams, clinical trial participants, customers, and key opinion leaders (KOLs) should reflect this. Diversity in clinical trials. Racial disparities are still commonplace in most clinical trials. “Diversity.”

Clinical Trial Efficiencies: The Power of a Single Workstream

Imperical Blog

The management time needed to corral many different elements during a trial is immense. In the buildup to a research study, clinical operations teams often focus on items such as study startup, site initiation and activation, supply chain, monitoring, data management, and safety.

The Apple Watch in clinical trials: Current uses and future possibilities

Bio Pharma Dive

Why the Apple Watch will likely be one of the top choices for use by sponsors, CROs and clinical trial teams wishing to use wearables in their trials

Project Management & Planning for Successful Clinical Trials

Forte Research Systems®

Follow these project management and planning basics while conducting clinical research at your site. Efficient Clinical Trials Site Management

Digital tools driving innovative clinical trials

Pharma Phorum

The COVID-19 pandemic has catalysed significant changes in the way pharma develops drugs, particularly in the clinical trial space. Hybrid or decentralised clinical trials (DCTs) have gained traction as technology, infrastructure and knowledge have evolved to support their use.

COVID-19 Clinical Trial Updates

My Local Study

They go through a clinical trial process to determine a vaccine or treatment’s safety and effectiveness. Read more COVID-19 Clinical Trial Updates. The post COVID-19 Clinical Trial Updates appeared first on MyLocalStudy.com.

Summit Reveals Clinical Trial Challenges and Solutions

Imperical Blog

My colleague Frances Bentley and I had the privilege of attending the 8th Annual Clinical Monitoring and Patient Recruitment Retention (CMPRR) Summit in Barcelona. Several clinical trial challenges and solutions were discussed.

The Utility of Liquid Biopsy in Oncology Clinical Trials


Gleich, MD, FACS, Senior Vice President, Medical Department, and Dr. Christopher Huth, PhD, Senior Clinical Trial Manager, Clinical Trial Management. Liquid Biopsy Use in Oncology Clinical Trials.

African-American representation in clinical trials: why patient recruitment requires understanding the historical barriers to participation


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Can technology help diversify clinical trials?

Pharma Phorum

This is the second in a two-part series examining how pharma can embrace the DEI agenda to create more effective medicines through more representative clinical trials. Virtual and decentralised clinical trials – where trials are conducted outside of traditional sites (i.e.,

Site Management Organizations (SMOs): A Trending Term in the Clinical Trial Domain

Roots Analysis

Innovators in the pharmaceutical industry are constantly developing ways to improve the process of conducting clinical trials and managing research sites. Players Engaged in Offering Clinical Trial Site Management Services.

Psychedelic clinical trials: What sponsors should know when designing new protocols

Bio Pharma Dive

With regulators and lawmakers seemingly on board, sponsors have more opportunities than ever to pursue clinical research in this high-velocity area

Site management organizations: A deeper look into clinical trial site management landscape

Roots Analysis

Clinical trials form an integral part of the overall drug development process, enabling the necessary evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a drug candidate. Additionally, 130 companies offer clinical trial site management services for studies evaluating medical devices.

Abbott Builds Upon Diversity in Clinical Trials Initiative by Partnering with Women as One


The partnership between Abbott and non-profit Women as One will train female and underrepresented physicians to help improve diversity in clinical trials. XTALKS WEBINAR: Considerations for Patient Diversity in Cardiovascular Clinical Trials.

Why diverse clinical trials matter: the pharmaphorum podcast

Pharma Phorum

In this episode of the pharmaphorum podcast, editor in chief Jonah Comstock welcomes Dr. Jennifer Jones-McMeans, divisional vice president for global affairs for Abbott’s vascular business to discuss diversity and equity in clinical trials.

The Future of Clinical Trials

Riverside Clinical Research

The efficacy of clinical trials can have a direct correlation to the use of innovative technology within them. There has been and continues to be a shift to decentralization in clinical trials. Then, of course, there are virtual clinical trials with telemedicine.

Leveraging print and digital communications for patient-centric clinical trials

Bio Pharma Dive

The demand for communicating and reaching trial participants where they live in the most convenient and effective fashion is growing daily and having a dynamic print solution can help make that happen

Key operational considerations to optimise decentralised clinical trials

Pharma Phorum

IQVIA conducted a thorough analysis of 12 global DCT studies across three therapeutic areas and seven indications to compare DCTs’ value to key stakeholders with traditional trials. Failures in patient engagement and retention can delay or stop a clinical trial.

How clinical trial software can be used to optimize clinical trials

Pharma Phorum

Clinical trial software facilitates clinical trials from conception to finish. For example protocol management, CRF design , metadata management, and the collection, analysis, and submission of compliant clinical study data to regulatory authorities.

Xtalks Spotlight: How are Decentralization Practices Changing CNS Clinical Trials?


The adoption of decentralized clinical trial models has gained significant momentum in the past several years, even before the COVID-19 pandemic that triggered the need for more remote options to mitigate trial disruptions.