July 2016 – The CenterWatch Monthly : PDF
Three resonating patient-centric initiatives
Sponsor companies are piloting patient-centric initiatives at a furious pace. Although few initiatives designed to engage patients as clinical research partners have achieved widespread adoption, several are making substantial inroads. In this issue, CenterWatch profiles three major patient-centric initiatives that appear to be resonating across the clinical research enterprise.
More attractive study conduct market invites competition
Profit margins are up at investigative sites. This is welcome news as 2016 promises record levels of study grant spending mixed with intensifying competitive pressures in the study conduct market.
Also in this issue:
- Beyond the buzzword: Patient centricity takes hold
- Five lessons learned for conducting ADHD clinical trials
- Regulatory Update
- Month in Review
- FDA Actions
- Study Lead Opportunities
- New Drugs in the Pipeline