Monday, December 7, 2015
INC Research Holdings, a global phase I to IV CRO, was named Best Contract Research Organization at the 11th Annual Scrip Awards. INC was selected from among several global CROs by a panel of life science industry executives. The Best CRO ranking from Scrip follows INC Research’s recognition earlier in the year as Top CRO to Work With among large global CROs in the 2015 CenterWatch Global Investigative Site Relationship Survey.
Symphony Clinical Research, a Vernon Hills, Ill.-based business specializing in in-home and alternate-site clinical research trial visits, has received national recertification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Development Center-Chicago, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
The Weinberg Group, an FDA consultancy, has added Paul Eichholz to its leadership team. As senior vice president of quality and compliance, Eichholz has oversight of all quality services including GMP, GCP, GLP, REMS auditing, mock FDA inspections and the assessment and implementation of quality systems.
Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Waltham, Mass., received a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s annual 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), making it a “Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality.” The CEI, a national benchmarking tool for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workplace inclusion, provides an in-depth analysis and rating of large U.S. employers relevant to LGBT policies and practices.