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Extreme Makeover: Clinical Trials Edition

Posted on December 4th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

In a piece featured in the PharmaTimes, Katrina Megget points out the sad state of affairs when it comes to clinical trials, highlighting some appalling stats on the frequent failure to reach enrollment targets (in some cases, not finding any patients at all) and the tendency for studies to go on far longer than anticipated. Continue reading “Extreme Makeover: Clinical Trials Edition” »

A New Innovative Approach: Application of Digital Healthcare

Posted on August 4th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

Just last week, US FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb published a blog on the FDA web site that talks about new policies the FDA is going to be acting upon. These new policies are designed to empower the consumer to act on his own and allow ‘digital healthcare’ technologies to help promote better health. Continue reading “A New Innovative Approach: Application of Digital Healthcare” »