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’s ISO 9001 recertification indicates that we meet or exceed the international standard that specifies a Quality Management System (QMS) and consistently provide services that meet our client’s regulations and requirements.
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 company’s goals and objectives. Mintz joined Firma Clinical Research as Executive Director in 2018. Prior to joining Firma, Mintz spent close to 10 years leading sales teams in eClinical technology, full-service CROs (clinical research organizations) and patient recruitment. She has more than 15 years of sales management experience with companies [...]
Firma Clinical Research and The Myositis Association Join Forces to Enhance Clinical Trial Patient Care Partner Training
Firma Clinical Research, a niche service provider, is partnering with The Myositis Association (TMA) on a multi-faceted project to better integrate the experience of patients into the training of clinical trial investigators and support providers.
Patient-centric clinical trials are easier said than done. In an Applied Clinical Trials article, Michael Keens, COO, Firma Clinical, offers Sponsors, CROs and Sites the four key elements that can ensure a patient-centric clinical trial. Read the article HERE.
There are 5 critical areas where sponsors can make a significant impact on the burden of clinical trial participation for patients. And, that, at the end of the day, is true patient-centricity.
Michael Keens, COO, and Lisa Gorman, VP, of Operations, discuss trends in patient centricity.
Firma Clinical Research's eBook explains how to recruit, engage and retain more patients to improve clinical trials.