Archive: Patient Centricity

How Sponsors and CROs Can Build Patient Trust in Clinical Trials

Posted: December 12th, 2019

By prioritizing informational content and embracing social media, sponsors and CROs can build lasting connections with patients.

How Sponsors and CROs Can Make Clinical Trial Data More Accessible

Posted: December 3rd, 2019

Sponsors and CROs can improve patient centricity and boost clinical trial recruitment by developing better data-sharing practices.

How to Increase Clinical Trial Adherence with Patient Support Programs

Posted: November 21st, 2019

Successful clinical trials depend on patients carefully following their treatment plans, but it can be difficult for sponsors and CROs to ensure adherence. Here’s how support programs can help.

Boosting Patient Outreach for Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Trials

Posted: November 14th, 2019

For Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, let’s take a look at how sponsors and CROs can connect patients to life-lengthening clinical trials.

How Will the First “Right To Try” CRO Impact Clinical Trials?

Posted: October 23rd, 2019

The launch of the first Right to Try CRO, Beacon of Hope, could mean easier access to life-saving treatments for terminally ill patients – and reduced costs for drug developers.

Striving for Patient Centricity in Breast Cancer Clinical Trials

Posted: October 9th, 2019

Since October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we’re examining how personalized medicine can improve treatment experiences and outcomes for breast cancer patients.

How to Create a Personalized Experience for Clinical Trial Patients

Posted: August 7th, 2019

The most effective clinical trials combine virtual elements with onsite visits, giving patients the power to customize their own experiences.

FDA Prioritizes Patient-Reported Outcomes in Clinical Trials

Posted: July 24th, 2019

Patient-reported outcomes can help optimize clinical trial design and improve study results.

How Showing Appreciation for Past Clinical Trial Patients Can Help to Recruit New Ones

Posted: June 5th, 2019

A recent initiative undertaken by pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly shows the importance of saying, “Thank You,” to clinical trial patients.

Survey of Huntington’s Disease Patients Indicates Trial Design Should Be More Patient-Centric

Posted: May 15th, 2019

In a recent survey, Huntington’s Disease patients reported they are more likely to participate in patient-centric clinical trials. Here’s how sponsors and CROs can build more convenient and adaptive studies.