United Health Group

Understanding feasibility for faster clinical trials

Friday, January 1, 2016

Do you hate to be late? Most people do, but CenterWatch surveys of investigative sites show the majority have delays. A root cause is increasing eligibility cri­teria (up 58% in the last decade). It is no wonder that sites say recruit­ment is the biggest cause of delay; with more criteria, fewer patients qualify.

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Joseph L. Herring, Neil M. Kurtz elected to Team Health Holdings board of directors

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Team Health Holdings, a provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, has announced that Joseph L. Herring and Neil M. Kurtz, M.D., were elected to the company’s board of directors. As chairman of the board and CEO of Covance, Herring leads one of the largest public CROs in the world, managing $2.5 billion in revenue and 12,000 employees in 65 countries. As president and CEO of Golden Living, a privately-held skilled nursing, hospice, home healthcare and institutional pharmacy company with more than 300 locations nationwide, Kurtz leads the largest company of its kind in the industry, managing approximately $3 billion in revenue and 43,000 employees.

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