Anne-Marie Hess, Senior Strategic Advisor and Market Intelligence Director, SCORR Marketing

Doctors, Relatives Key Influencers When Patients Mull Trial Participation

A new survey of nearly 4,000 clinical trial participants says their doctors and family members have the most important influence on their decisions about joining trials. “Family members or friends are often important influencers, and about half of the respondents wanted to hear about the clinical trial experience from patients that have already participated in […]

PIs Struggle With ‘One and Done’ Phenomenon

Principal investigators (PIs) who dip one toe into conducting clinical trials with dreams of easy, new money streams are often in for a rude awakening. Studies have demonstrated a large—and growing—percentage of PIs join the so-called “One and Done” club, whose members are PIs who get involved in a trial, find the experience overwhelming, and […]

FDA Unveils Real-World Evidence Program Framework

Just in time for the holidays, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has giftwrapped and delivered the framework it plans to use to implement its Real-World Evidence (RWE) Program. FDA defines RWE as the “clinical evidence about the usage and potential benefits or risks of a medical product derived from analysis of” real-world data […]

FDA Shows No Letup with New Biomarker Guidance

Traditionally, the workplace pace slows as the holiday spirit overtakes us in December. Days are a little less productive. Employees take vacations. It’s a time usually reserved for office parties and long lunches. Tell that to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Yesterday (December 12), the agency released another clinical trial–related guidance—this one providing […]

Happy Holidays! The ACRP Holiday Mix has Gone Country!

In honor of our trip to the ‘Music City’ for ACRP 2019, April 12-15, 2019, we’re getting you in the holiday spirit “Nashville style.” Happy Holidays from all of us at ACRP, and we’ll see y’all in Nashville! Trouble with the Player? Click Here to Stream in Your Browser What a Year It’s Been! 2018 […]