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Supplement: Enhancing minority participation in clinical trials (EMPaCT): Laying the Groundwork for Improving Minority Clinical Trial Accrual

Supplement: Enhancing minority participation in clinical trials (EMPaCT): Laying the Groundwork for Improving Minority Clinical Trial Accrual

Wiley: April 1, 2014 An overview of EMPaCT and fundamental issues affecting minority participation in cancer clinical trials: Enhancing minority participation in clinical trials (EMPaCT): Laying the groundwork for improving minority…

What steps can we take to increase patient participation in clinical trials, particularly among diverse populations?

What steps can we take to increase patient participation in clinical trials, particularly among diverse populations?

Gary Puckrein, President and CEO of the National Minority Quality Forum, discusses the importance of diversity in clinical trials at the launch of the new I’m In campaign to increase…

Nationwide effort aims for more diversity in clinical drug trials

Nationwide effort aims for more diversity in clinical drug trials

JN: 3/16/14 Thousands of volunteers participate in clinical trials across the United States each year, all hoping that the experimental treatment will help ease their pain or cure their disease.…

ABOUT THE CLINICAL TRIAL ENGAGEMENT NETWORK

The Clinical Trial Engagement Network will serve as the healthcare industry resource addressing a critical need in drug research – improving the representation of diverse populations, including African Americans, Asian Americans and Hispanics, in clinical trials. cten2 Clinical trial sponsors that join the Clinical Trial Engagement Network, gain exposure to, and connect with, clinical trial investigators and diverse patients who volunteer to be considered for clinical trials.  These sponsors can access the Clinical Trial Recruitment Center, a secure web-based tool containing zip code level maps showing not only these investigators and patient volunteers, but also disease prevalence and counts, clinical trial locations and minority-serving physicians, hospitals, clinics, academic research centers, physician networks and other points of care, patient advocacy organizations and key influencers serving diverse communities.

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Who do I contact to join the Clinical Trial Engagement Network

Who do I contact to join the Clinical Trial Engagement Network

For more information about becoming a Clinical Trial Engagement Network member, please contact Gary Puckrein (gpuckrein@nmqf.org)…

What PhRMA's CEO is Saying

The Underlying Condition: Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials

The Underlying Condition: Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials

National Journal: February 20, 2014 John J. Castellani is president and CEO of the Pharmaceutical Research…

What the Industry is Saying

Pfizer supports development of the Clinical Trial Engagement Network

Pfizer supports development of the Clinical Trial Engagement Network

“Pfizer is working with the National Minority Quality Forum to push healthcare innovations to improve minority…

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2014 11th Annual Health Disparities Leadership Summit & Awards Dinner

2014 11th Annual Health Disparities Leadership Summit & Awards Dinner

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