Averion

Four clinical research firms become one global services organization to target niche areas

Monday, September 20, 2010

Four small and mid-sized clinical research service companies—Averion International, Trio Clinical Research, Fulcrum Pharma and Clin-Research/ADDPLAN—have merged into one global biopharmaceutical and medical device development services organization that will focus on niche areas, including adaptive trials and new technologies, which can help sponsors make decisions about their drug candidates faster.

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Averion Plans to Go Private

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Averion, a contract research organization (CRO) specializing in oncology, cardiovascular diseases and medical devices, has filed a statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as it plans to go from a publicly traded company to one that is private.

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Etrials Appoints Permanent CEO

Friday, November 14, 2008

Just a day after releasing disappointing third quarter results, Morrisville, N.C.-based eClinical company etrials named a new president and CEO, M. Denis Connaghan, replacing interim president and CEO Chuck Piccirillo. Piccirillo, who will resume his position as vice president of technology, has served as interim CEO since the resignation of Eugene “Chip” Jennings in July. Connaghan was formerly managing director within Marsh USA’s Global Operations.

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Averion Expands European Operations

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Averion, a contract research organization (CRO) specializing in oncology, cardiovascular diseases and medical devices, has expanded its European operations by opening an office in the Czech Republic.

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Averion Ramps up in Eastern Europe with Ukraine Office

Monday, August 4, 2008

Adding yet another key Eastern European country to its footprint in the region, Southborough,Mass.-based contract research organization (CRO) Averion has opened an office in Kiev, Ukraine—the country’s capital and largest city. The office is being led by Evgeny Levenko, M.D., PhD, Averion’s affiliate manager for Ukraine.

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