Clinical research in the cloud, with help from Microsoft

Monday, October 30, 2017

Clinical research technology is expanding, and there is now infrastructure to back it. Last week, Parexel, a global clinical research organization, announced a new partnership with Microsoft to develop innovative cloud-based services for their clients. The collaboration will bring Parexel’s current tech offerings to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform and catalyze new developments aimed at enhancing participant engagement in clinical trials, and streamlining drug development.

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Millennials accelerate seismic shift in clinical operations

Saturday, April 1, 2017

As the largest age demographic in the U.S., Millennials are dramatically reshaping the clinical research industry. Millennials have high expectations about technology, convenience and data transparency—traits that are catalyzing a trend toward decentralization and prompting industry leaders to carve out new roles in clinical trial management.

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A new era of clinical trial patient identification

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

One of the most pervasive struggles for clinical trial researchers is identifying and enrolling qualified trial participants. Traditional meth­ods are not only costly, but they also too often fail to draw an adequate pool of qualified participants.

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Three Questions: Greg Sweatt, ePatientFinder

Monday, October 31, 2016

CWWeekly presents this biweekly feature as a spotlight on issues that executives in clinical research face. This week, writer Suz Redfearn spoke with Greg Sweatt, co-founder and senior vice president of life sciences for ePatientFinder, a service that CROs and sponsors contract with to help those doctors close to sites mine their patient base for clinical trial subjects.

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INC Research and CISCRP name C2 winner of Inspiring Hope Ideathon

Thursday, September 29, 2016

INC Research Holdings, a global phase I to IV CRO, together with the Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), a nonprofit organization dedicated to engaging the public and patients as partners in the clinical research process, has announced Team “C2: The Clinical Study Change Agent Collective” was chosen as the winner of the 2016 “Inspiring Hope” Ideathon.

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