Palm Beach Research Center

Center Information

David Scott, MBA, CCRC
President and CEO
Palm Beach Research Center
2277 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
USA
561-689-0606
561-689-0654 (fax)
David@PalmBeachResearch.com
palmbeachresearch.com/
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Therapeutic Areas

Devices
Family Medicine
Healthy Volunteers
Internal Medicine
Nutrition and Weight Loss
Sleep
Vaccines

Center Overview

Palm Beach Research Center is a fully dedicated, modern, spacious, multi-specialty research facility for the purpose of conducting Phase I-IV clinical trials. We are committed to bringing state of the art medical treatment to our patients. We are affiliated with five major area hospitals who have a special interest in research.

Our research staff, made up of Nurses and Certified Clinical Research Coordinators, is....Dedicated to providing Efficient, High Quality, and Timely Clinical Research Trials.

We are located just minutes from Palm Beach International Airport and right off I-95.

Performance Metrics

Number of Studies Conducted: 550+
Number of Studies Actually Completed: 550+
Regulatory Submission Turn-Around Time: 10 Business Day(s)
Average Percent of ‘Completed’ Studies that met Enrollment Goals: 100%
EDC Capabilities: Yes

Staff Certifications
Number of Certified CRCs: 6
Number of Certified PIs: 4

Clinical Research Experience

SPECIAL AREAS OF INTEREST:

  • Cardiology: angina, ischemia, hypertension, peripheral vascular disease, dysrhythmia, CHF
  • Dermatology: acne, contact dermatitis, skin cancer, sunburn, actinic keratosis
  • Endocrinology: diabetes, thyroid disease, rheumatoid arthritis, obesity, osteoporosis
  • Gastrointestinal: hiatal hernia, diverticulitis, gastritis, IBS, colitis, hepatitis, erosive esophagitis, PUD
  • Genitourinary: renal calculi, UTI, BPH, impotence
  • Gynecology: menopause, PID, acute and chronic vaginosis, dysmenorrhea, HRT
  • Infectious Diseases: HIV and related complications, antibiotic studies, pharmacokinetic studies
  • Musculoskeletal: skin ulcers, dermatitis, cellulitis, osteoarthritis
  • Neurology: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's Disease), Alzheimer's Disease, aneurysm, epilepsy (Trigeminal Neuralgia, Atypical, Glassopharyngeal and Postherpetic Neuralgia), facial pain, headaches (Tension, Depression, Cluster, Posttraumatic, Cough, and Migraines), hemorrhage, motor disorder, multiple sclerosis, neuropathy, Parkinson's Disease, sleep disorder, stroke, transient ischemic attacks, weakness & paralysis
  • Oncology: anti-emetic studies
  • Ophthalmology: glaucoma, macular degeneration
  • Pain: Chronic, acute, secondary to malignancy
  • Psychiatry: depression, anxiety, sleep disorders, pain management (acute and chronic)
  • Respiratory: COPD, asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, reactive air disease, flu
  • Surgery: General and vascular, wound healing, soft tissue infection (simple and complex), antibiotic prophylaxis, graft studies, post-op pain control

ENROLLMENT NUMBERS FOR OUR MOST RECENT STUDIES:

Indication

Enrollment Required

Enrollment Attained

% of Required Enrollment

Acute Back Pain

8

24

300%

Acute Sinusitis

8

8

100%

Anxiety

50

50

100%

Asthma

25

27

108%

Back Pain

7

12

171%

Back Pain - Device

25

25

100%

Bronchitis (AECB) #1

12

17

142%

Bronchitis (AECB) #2

10

40

400%

Cholesterol Lowering

50

94

188%

COPD

20

32

160%

Diabetes

10

11

110%

Diabetic Gastroparesis

8

8

100%

Erosive Esophagitis

14

36

257%

Flu

10

10

100%

Genital Herpes

10

58

580%

Heartburn

50

50

100%

Hepatits B Vaccine

30

36

120%

Hypertension

14

16

114%

Insomnia

20

29

145%

Migraine #1

25

60

240%

Migraine #2

15

25

167%

Nutrition

20

40

200%

Osteoarthritis

135

165

122%

Osteoarthritis Knee

24

40

167%

Osteoporosis

6

8

133%

Pain

10

11

110%

Pneumonia (out-pt)

8

8

100%

Rheumatoid Arthritis

16

21

131%

Skin Infection #1

25

60

240%

Skin Infection #2

12

26

217%

Smoke Cessation

25

40

160%

UTI

30

45

150%

Vaccine

30

30

100%

Weight Loss

40

45

113%

Staff Expertise

Our seven full time Clinical Research Coordinators and 4 Research Assistants have experience in both in-patient and out-patient clinical trials. The research coordinators include Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, CMAs, and Certified Clinical Research Coordinators. In addition, Palm Beach Research center provides industry related education to its staff on a continual, year round basis. There are separate branches for quality assurance, regulatory compliance, lab processing, and patient screening.

David Scott, MBA, CCRC, the President and CEO, has been a major part of Palm Beach Research Center since 1995. Past President of the Golden Treasure Coast Chapter of ACRP. Speaker at several national industry conferences.

Audrey Haber, Ph.D., A.B.M.P., the CFO, has been a major part of Palm Beach Research Center since 1994, and has co-authored 25 University textbooks in the areas of Statistics & Psychology.

Isaac Marcadis, MD, full time Investigator since 2001.
Board Certified in Pediatrics

Mira Baron, MD, full time Investigator since 2000.

J. John Goodman, MD, Investigator since 1986
Board Certified in Dermatology

Michael M. Leighton, MD
Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

Patient Demographics

Community support remains outstanding and our data base is extensive as it has been growing since 1994. Our dedicated research database is also diverse from our unique geographical area which is comprised of a wide range of age, gender, and ethnic backgrounds. These numbers are still growing as Palm Beach County is one of the fastest growing areas of our country.

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