May 2015 – The CenterWatch Monthly : PDF
Job satisfaction mixed as workload increases
Since the recession ended six years ago, clinical research professionals have become more optimistic about the economic outlook of their companies. Yet job satisfaction levels are mixed—the workforce has seen its workload and responsibilities rise dramatically, while mean salary levels have increased only slightly when adjusted for inflation.
Gamification moving from early science to patient use
Video games that can affect the brain have been in existence for some time, but only in the last several years has the concept of measuring those effects or using those problem-solving skills been applied to the drug development process.
Also in this issue:
- BYOD for clinical trials: fact v. fiction
- Determining the best way to redact sensitive material prior to disclosure
- Regulatory Update
- Month in Review
- FDA Actions
- Study Lead Opportunities
- New Drugs in the Pipeline