Thought Leaders:

Todd Wright, Senior Vice President, Avant Healthcare
Chris Ryan, Group Creative Director, Avant Healthcare

December 7, 2018

In this episode, Todd Wright and Chris Ryan discuss the science behind medical storytelling and how the agency works with clients to make the data memorable. It’s quite common for human brains to search for story in everything. Avant Healthcare puts this basic truth into pra … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Ian Spatz JD, MPA, Senior Advisor, Manatt Health

October 25, 2018

On October 15, the Trump Administration’s Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, CMS, published a proposed rule that, if finalized, would require prescription drug makers to include prescription drug price information in broadcast advertising. The Administration stated t … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Laura Moore, Ed.D, CHES, Lead Health Psychology Specialist, Atlantis Healthcare

October 8, 2018

Dr. Laura Moore discusses the concept of “chronic cancer,” and the changing treatment landscape. She talks about the challenges in supporting people as they adjust to a cancer diagnosis and engage in self-management of their illness, including treatment adherence. She explai … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Kevin Kissling, VP, Third Party Logistics, RxCrossroads by McKesson

October 3, 2018

In this episode, we discuss the timing for planning your commercial strategy, key items in selecting a distribution partner, the most beneficial value-added services in a logistics plan, and business growth beyond the product launch.

Thought Leaders:

Sy Pretorius, MD, Chief Medical & Scientific Officer, PAREXEL
Alberto Grignolo, PhD, Corporate Vice President, PAREXEL

August 30, 2018

The Innovation Imperative: The Future of Drug Development, is a recent data-driven report developed and released by The Economist Intelligence Unit and commissioned by PAREXEL. The report examines drug development today and evaluates innovations that can accelerate clinical … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Katie Garner, Advisor, Therapeutic Areas, CRF Health

February 28, 2018

In this episode, Katie Garner discusses the challenges of oncology clinical trials, and the benefits of implementing eCOA (electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment) solutions. There is also a related eBook on this topic. Reducing the Burden of Data Collection in Oncology Trial … Read More »

Thought Leaders:

Willie Muelhausen, Head of Innovation, ICON
Will Maier, Chief Scientific Officer, Head Patient Centered Sciences, Mapi Group, an ICON Company

February 12, 2018

In this episode, Willie Muelhausen and Will Maier talk about Bring-Your-Own-Device (or BYOD) for use in clinical research. We’ll discuss its benefits, barriers to use and whether equivalence studies have provided the results needed to move forward with BYOD.

Thought Leader:

Kate Perry, MSc, PsychD, Director, Behavioral Science, Atlantis Healthcare

December 18, 2017

Research shows that patients who have a good relationship with their HCPs are more likely to achieve better health outcomes and have greater adherence to their treatment. Dr. Kate Perry, Director of Behavioral Science at Atlantis Healthcare, provides insights on the benefits … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Kunsan Kim, SVP Strategy, precisioneffect

November 29, 2017

Advertising agencies have always been known by their ability to create amazingly creative campaigns. Its how they’ve built reputations and how they’ve won business. While creating campaigns are still a critical component of what agencies are expected to provide, market needs … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Dr. Matthew Turner, Director of Pathology, ACM Global Laboratories

November 16, 2017

In this episode, Dr. Matthew Turner talks about trends in Digital Pathology, and how this new research tool can benefit sponsors, CROs, and Pathologists. There is also a related white paper, entitled, “How Digital Pathology is Revolutionizing Clinical Trials,” which you can … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Sam Herbert, President of World Courier

October 6, 2017

Sam Herbert, President of World Courier, a part of AmerisourceBergen and global leader in specialty logistics, discusses tips that can guide innovators in navigating the logistics hurdles of novel therapies, such as cell and gene therapies, so that they get into the hands of … Read More »

Thought Leaders:

Elizabeth Glover, Senior Consultant, Cello Health Consulting
Jackie Harris, Managing Consultant, Cello Health Consulting
Kimberly Brooks, Senior Medical Writer, Cello Health Communications

September 6, 2017

Big data has become a buzzword in the industry, Cello Health’s Elizabeth, Jackie, and Kimberly predict how it will actively impact the future of healthcare, providing real world examples. From streamlining the development of new therapies, helping to drive personalized treat … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Michelle Hoiseth, Vice President, PAREXEL Access

May 31, 2017

In this episode, Michelle Hoiseth discusses Real-World Evidence and clinical research — how companies can generate it, their approach to it, the benefits of it, and how PAREXEL helps companies design and implement their Real-World Evidence strategy. Listen now using the podc … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Michael Carlin, VP, HCP Engagement, TrialCard

May 22, 2017

In this episode, Michael Carlin talks about how Virtual Engagements are addressing the issue of limited physician access by pharmaceutical reps, including keys to success, measuring results, and the degree of success with these programs. There is also a related white paper e … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Peter Steiger, Ph.D. Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Patient Technology Solutions, PAREXEL

May 10, 2017

In this episode, Dr. Steiger talks about rescue studies, specifically when to start thinking about bringing in a new vendor, what capabilities to look for in a vendor, three case studies and more. You can also download a related case study entitled “Implementing a Study Desi … Read More »

Thought Leaders:

Terek Peterson, Senior Director of Global Statistical Standards, Chiltern
Dave Izard, Senior Director of Clinical Data Standards, Chiltern

March 6, 2017

In this episode, we hear from two experts on the FDA’s regulations regarding electronic submissions. They cover issues such as what has changed over the last 3 years, the latest FDA guidance documents, reasons for complying, and deploying standards when clinical development … Read More »

Thought Leader:

Heather Gartman, Managing Director, Public Relations Group, inVentiv Health

January 26, 2017

Heather Gartman discusses patient advocacy in the mental health space, including problem with underfunded research, the numerous stakeholders involved, and ways pharma and these stakeholders can come together to better support this extremely important area of the healthcare … Read More »