The CenterWatch Weekly, February 06, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

Search for the next FDA commissioner offers wide-ranging temperament of styles

President Trump—as he has done with other cabinet and agency picks—is keeping Congress and the public guessing about his choice for the next FDA Commissioner. Possible candidates to succeed outgoing Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf range from a severe critic of the FDA who advocates disbanding the agency to a policy conservative but defender of the FDA. 

CRO growth in India relates directly to analytic growth and talent base

The start of the new year has seen a flurry of CRO activity in the Asia-Pacific Market, specifically in India. Recently, Chiltern announced it opened a new process and technology center in Bangalore, India, to further support its analytics, risk-based optimization, biometrics and pharmacovigilance capabilities.

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