In a recent study, researchers looked at two randomized comparative trials evaluating COVID-19 treatments and outlined the problematic gaps created by the use of the Kaplan-Meier method and hazard ratio.
Firma’s Dr. D.J. Tang shares in an Outsourcing-Pharma article why RWD can be useful in drug research and development.
Firma Clinical recently commenced a Scientific Advisory Board for its clinical services, including biometrics/data.
In Outsourcing-Pharma, Melissa Nezos, explains how the pandemic increased the need to bring the study to the patient.
Firma’s Melissa Nezos shares in an Applied Clinical Trials article the important role of home visits in hybrid and decentralized/virtual clinical trials.
Firma Clinical has joined DTRA, an alliance of life sciences and healthcare organizations seeking to accelerate the broad adoption of patient-focused, decentralized clinical trials and research.
Join advocates, life sciences companies, patients, researchers, investors and regulators at the Rare Disease Innovation & Partnering Summit to tackle challenges in furthering therapeutic and curative progress and ensuring patient access.
What does it mean for clinical trials to be truly patient centric? Firma's Melissa Nezos explains in this Outsourcing-Pharma article.
Melissa Nezos’ 5 Minutes, 5 Questions interview explains why Firma's Home Trial Services are part of the “new normal” for clinical trials.
What makes Firma data services different can be distilled into three characteristics: ownership, quality, and knowledge. Here’s how these broad approaches manifest themselves in every engagement we enter.
Bringing together a global gathering of 1,500 leaders in orphan drugs from 50 countries, World Orphan Drug Congress USA will feature over 260 presentations covering all aspects of orphan drug development and rare disease research.
Firma was contracted to lead the clinical trial recruitment effort and collect and process blood samples from participants in their homes.
Firma’s Home Trial Services are seeing more sponsors using home health visits to enhance the clinical trial experience.
Jennifer Goff, RN, Case Manager & Home Infusion Supervisor, tells her story and discusses the impact that home visits have on her patients.
Melissa Nezos joins Firma Clinical as Vice President of Clinical Operations. She brings to Firma 20+ years of clinical operations and project management experience.
Home health solutions can enhance the successful completion of a clinical trial. Learn more from Firma's CEO Michael Woods in this Applied Clinical Trials article.
The DIA 2020 Global Annual Meeting will bring together patients, industry, regulators, and academia from all angles of the product lifecycle, from more than 50 countries.
Direct-to-Patient and Direct-from-Patient Home Health Care Services Optimize Virtual/Decentralized Clinical Trial Retention and Improve the Patient Experience
Everyone likes to talk about new tech but what about the other innovations in clinical trials? See what big things are set to make a significant impact in the next 5-10 years.
Celebrating its 11th successful year, SCOPE Summit 2020 takes place February 18-21 in Orlando, FL.
Firma Clinical Research will attend SCOPE 2020 to advance the benefits of patient-centered home health in decentralized and virtual clinical trials.
A vendor might be able to perform home health visits, but a collaborator can help create a faster, more comprehensive study with fewer risks.
A delayed database build creates ripples throughout the rest of the clinical trial, setting up sites and sponsors for significant delays overall. Use these steps to ensure you get a quality clinical trial database build.
There is no one definition of a patient-centric clinical trial that has resulted in a whole lot of buzz — and cynicism — within the pharma industry. There are, however, essentially 4 elements that all patient-centric clinical trials have in common. Find out what tangible steps sponsors can take to achieve patient centricity within their drug development process—no matter what technology or methodology they use.
Firma Clinical Research, a niche service provider to the pharmaceutical and medical device industry, recently promoted Jennifer Mintz to Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In her new role, Mintz is responsible for leading Firma’s business development organization and marketing strategy, working closely with all departments to help achieve the [...]