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Clinical Research Versus Medical Treatment

Clinical Research Versus Medical Treatment

FDA: 8/5/14 What is clinical research? Clinical research refers to studies in which people participate as patients or volunteers. Different terms are used to describe clinical research, including: clinical studies clinical…

Personalized Medicine and Companion Diagnostics Go Hand-in-Hand

Personalized Medicine and Companion Diagnostics Go Hand-in-Hand

FDA: 7/31/14 Personalized medicine is an evolving field of medicine in which treatments are tailored to the individual patient. You may have a condition, for example, that is caused by…

Publication of Pivotal Efficacy Trials for Novel Therapeutic Agents Approved Between 2005 and 2011

JAMA: July 28, 2014 Pivotal efficacy trials, which are trials that form the basis of the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) decision to approve a novel therapeutic agent,1 have great relevance to clinical…

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…

Clinical Trial News

Clinical Research Versus Medical Treatment

Clinical Research Versus Medical Treatment

FDA: 8/5/14 What is clinical research? Clinical research refers to studies in which people participate as patients…

 

 

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