May 2018 – The CenterWatch Monthly : PDf
Wearables and Globalized Clinical Trials
Seemingly endless roadblocks stand in the way of deploying wearable devices in global studies, but the promise of better data for less money means sponsors are digging in and working hard to overcome them.
Efforts to Share Trial Results with Patients and the Public Continues to Gather Steam
For decades, participants in clinical research have wondered what difference their participation in a clinical trial might have made, but when a study wrapped up, they were told that there was no way for them to know. The industry simply did not share their data.
EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Enforcement Set to Begin on May 25
The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to become enforceable in just over a month, which is causing new work for those in clinical research, and carrying with it a brutal fine for noncompliance.
Also in this issue:
- Best Practices in Forging Strategic Sponsor-CRO Partnerships
- Today’s Feasibility Challenge: Harnessing Data to Deliver Patients into Clinical Trials
- Regulatory Update
- Month in Review
- FDA Actions
- Study Lead Opportunities
- New Drugs in the Pipeline