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The latest in clinical trial news, tips, and trends

5 Ways to Improve the Patient Experience in Trial Recruitment

Patient recruitment is one of the most expensive pieces of running a clinical trial. In fact, it can take up around a third of total spending. From..

Jun 21, 2018 0

How Can I Offer Patient Travel Services and Remain IRB/EC Compliant?

Many sponsors who are new to the idea of implementing travel services are wary of the compliance regulations involved, and rightfully so. As with any..

Jun 18, 2018 0

Benefits of Travel Services for Clinical Trials

Why should you consider travel services for your clinical trial? The answer is simple - patients are always going to need to travel for studies,..

Jun 14, 2018 0

Travel Coordination is Part of the Patient Experience

It is common knowledge in our industry that patient recruitment efforts are crucial to the success of a clinical trial. There are many barriers that..

Jun 01, 2018 0

"Right to Try Act" Signed Into Law

On Wednesday, May 30th, President Trump signed the “Right to Try Act” into law. ”Right to Try” allows terminally ill patients to access experimental..

May 31, 2018 0

Study Shows that with Clinical Trial Participation Comes the Burden of Travel

A recent study published in The Oncologist showed that patients who enroll in clinical trials are heavily burdened by the travel required of them in..

May 11, 2018 0

3 Steps to Remember When Recruiting Rare Disease Patients

On the surface, recruiting patients for a rare disease trial can seem like a difficult task. Due to the nature of their conditions, fewer rare disease..

May 08, 2018 0

4 Tips for Finding the Right Staff at Your Site

 

While staffing might not be the most glamourous task and certainly is a time consuming process, one might argue that it is fundamentally one of the..

Apr 09, 2018 0

9 Reasons to Consider Joining a Site Network

As competition for studies among research sites increases, site networks are playing a larger role in the clinical trial industry. There are many..

Apr 02, 2018 0

Mobile Apps and the Future of Clinical Trials 

In the field of medical research, there are two a pivotal challenges: how to make clinical trials easier, and how to make trials more engaging to..

Mar 01, 2018 0