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Why We’re Pledging #NoGoingBack for Clinical Trials

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The #NoGoingBack pledge is a statement from organisations across the world to continue forging forward. It’s a united front, and shows the importance of clinical leaders coming together to continue the momentum we’ve created in improving clinical trial conduct around the world.

World Diabetes Day 2020: Spotlight On Patient Experience

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Saturday 14th November 2020 is World Diabetes Day, so we wanted to do our part in raising awareness and explore the experience of Diabetes from the perspective of patients and their families.

mdgroup Joins The Beryl Institute Community

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We recently joined The Beryl Institute community as an organisational member. Organisational members create market distinction by supporting a culture where staff at all levels have access to patient experience resources and show their understanding that patient experience is an integration of quality, safety and service.

The Complete Guide to Improving Patient Retention in Clinical Trials

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In this comprehensive guide to improving patient retention in clinical trials, we explore the impact of a high level of patient focus and support on recruitment and retention rates. We’ll also offer our expert insight into key ways to prioritise patients at every stage of the clinical journey.

Why Decentralisation Is The Future Of Clinical Trials

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Decentralisation of clinical trials has been a growing topic of discussion and development over the last few years, enabled further by the advancement of available technologies. Here, we explore what we mean when we talk about decentralised trials and discuss why the clinical research industry has been reluctant to pursue this route. We illuminate the […]

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Christine Pierre Lifetime Achievement Award 2020 Winner: Dr Blanka Seklecka

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We are proud to be the sponsor of the Christine Pierre Lifetime Achievement Award. Named in memory of Christine Pierre, founder and president of the Society for Clinical Research Sites, and 2018 winner, the Lifetime Achievement Award is open to all clinical development industry leaders and practitioners.

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From Patient-Centric to Patient-Driven Trials

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Patient influence in clinical trials is extending, from understanding patients’ needs and engaging them in the clinical development process, to giving patients the freedom to choose what’s right for them. In a recent virtual conference presentation, our VP, Patient Engagement, Vale Nicoli-Carr, talked about how we need to take our understanding of patients’ needs and put patients in the driving seat in clinical trials.

Decentralised Trials

Clinical Trials: To Decentralise, Or Not To Decentralise?

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We explore how to look beyond the most common challenges faced by study organisers, and identify whether a clinical trial is an appropriate candidate for either a fully decentralised or hybrid model.