Top Stories for the Week of Feb. 26th 2007
Study Broker with Past Debts Resurfaces Under New Name
A study broker working under multiple names and who owed at least one site tens of thousands of dollars in back payments has resurfaced with a new company called Drug Research America with a street address in Las Vegas, Nevada. C.S. Thibodeau solicited business from a site network on Feb. 13, 2007, and a contract research organization on Nov. 2, 2006.
Averion Expands European Presence; Cuts Costs
Boston, Mass.-based contract research organization (CRO) Averion International has opened four new offices in Europe, significantly expanding its coverage in the region. The new locations in the UK, Austria and Poland will each focus on specific geographic regions within Europe. In addition, the firm has established its European headquarters in Neu Isenburg, Germany.
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Company Profile: An interview with Douglas Gregory, Ph.D., president and CEO, Cardiovascular Clinical Studies (CCS) and Cardiovascular Core Laboratories (CCL)