Tag: clinical trials

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Risk-Based Decisions Topic of Panel Talk at Quality Consortium

DURHAM, N.C., June 7, 2017 — Premier Research’s leading quality expert will host a panel discussion on risk-based decision-making at the Avoca Quality Consortium’s 2017 summit in Dublin. The discussion, starting at 2:15 p.m. June 8, will address needs in transforming human capital management and improving risk mitigation in clinical trial execution. It’s an ideal...

Clinical Research: Phase 1 - Phase 4

Natural History or Registry Study? Conducting Rare Disease Research

Sound drug development requires a comprehensive understanding of the disease being treated. To design reliable clinical studies and achieve meaningful outcome measures, researchers must apply known etiology and thorough knowledge of the disease’s progression. For rare diseases, this information is often minimal at best: patient numbers are small and historical data is spread across treating...

Consulting

Experts to Discuss Pediatric Medicines, Wearables at EuroMeeting 2017

DURHAM, N.C., March 27, 2017 — Two Premier Research drug development experts will speak at the Drug Information Association’s EuroMeeting 2017, March 29-31 in Glasgow: Dr. Thomas Laage, Senior Medical Director, will take part in a session on optimizing development of pediatric medicines on Thursday, March 30, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Dr. Laage...

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Success in Neurodegenerative Disease Trials: Attend Our Nov. 15 Webinar

DURHAM, N.C., November 10, 2016 — Researchers developing treatments for neurodegenerative disorders face some of the biggest hurdles in planning and conducting clinical drug trials. Get advice on navigating this difficult terrain by attending a Premier Research webinar on Tuesday, November 15. Neurodegenerative Disease Research: Steps to a Successful Clinical Trial will describe a complex...

Quality

The Trends Reshaping Medical Device Trials: Attend Our Webinar on Nov. 2

DURHAM, N.C., OCTOBER 27, 2016 — Medical device and diagnostic companies are conducting more clinical trials than ever, a trend that’s giving rise to new procedures and best practices for studies that differ in many ways from pharmaceutical trials. Register for this webinar focused on the evolution of device clinical research on Wednesday, November 2....

Data Management & Biostatistics

ASA Biopharmaceutical Workshop to Explore Study of Chronic Pain

DURHAM, N.C., SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 — Point-in-time “landmark” analysis, the standard in most chronic pain studies, may not be appropriate for evaluating single-dose drugs. Instead, an analysis strategy similar to that used in acute-pain research may be more effective, Premier Research’s top biostatistics expert will assert in a poster presentation at the American Statistical Association’s...

Project Management

Beyond Spreadsheets: Finally, an Accurate Solution to Trial Forecasting

DURHAM, N.C., August 08, 2016 — It’s one of the most important things to get right in any clinical trial, yet almost nobody does it well. Trial forecasting requires constant pursuit of fast-moving targets, but most efforts are hobbled by manual processes that are slow and ineffective — and it only gets tougher as studies...

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Starting a Novel Oncology Trial? A Lot Is at Stake, So Attend this February 24 Webinar

PHILADELPHIA, FEBRUARY 24, 2016 — There’s a lot to consider when investigating a novel and targeted oncology compound, and decisions you make early on can have profound and lasting implications. At a webinar on Wednesday, February 24, Premier Research will show how making sound decisions from the outset can improve your odds of long-term success....