Clinical Trials

AACR Releases Landmark Cancer Disparities Progress Report

Nov 11, 2020 at 05:47 pm by Staff

On Sept. 16, the American Association for Cancer Research released a first-of-its-kind report outlining disparities in outcomes and clinical trial participation for ethnic and.... Read More

Moving the Science Forward

Oct 10, 2019 at 04:47 pm by Staff

IACRN Helps Prepare, Support Clinical Research Nurses A relatively young organization, the International Association of Clinical Research Nurses (IACRN) was founded 11 years.... Read More

The Quest for Quality in Clinical Trials

Oct 05, 2018 at 02:25 pm by Staff

GIGO - or 'garbage in/garbage out' - was coined as a computer science term for the flawed output that comes from inputting flawed data. Over the years, the GIGO principle has.... Read More

The Impact of Clinical Trials in Tennessee

Feb 07, 2018 at 02:51 pm by Staff

On Jan. 23, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) released a new report that finds there are more than 945 active clinical trials in the Tennessee..... Read More

Teckro: Connecting Clinical Trials Worldwide

Feb 07, 2018 at 09:12 am by Staff

Global Company Makes Nashville U.S. Headquarters Clinical trials are the lifeblood of therapeutic advancement. For those trying to manage or participate in them, they can also.... Read More

Nashville Health Care Council Hosts Panel Discussion on Pharma/Provider Collaborations in Health Care

Nov 14, 2017 at 10:01 am by Staff

On Nov. 13, the Nashville Health Care Council hosted a panel discussion on collaborations between the pharmaceutical and healthcare provider sectors and how those collaboratio.... Read More

Vanderbilt Investigational Alzheimer's Drug Scheduled for First Study in Humans

Jan 10, 2017 at 11:16 am by Staff

In late December, Vanderbilt University scientists received the green light from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to proceed to clinical testing in humans for an in.... Read More

Vanderbilt Leading NIH Study of Clinical Trial Inefficiencies

Nov 03, 2016 at 03:07 pm by Staff

Federal Grant Helps Researchers Evaluate the Process For many, there's no question U.S. clinical trials are plagued with inefficiencies, and now Vanderbilt University Medical.... Read More

Improving Access to Clinical Trials

Nov 03, 2016 at 03:07 pm by Staff

NCI Rethinks, Retools Data Mechanisms to Reach More Patients Bold goals, like the ones envisioned by the Cancer Moonshot initiative, require new approaches to old problems. Wh.... Read More