CRISPR, Patient Education & More!: What We’re Talking About This Week

1. CRISPR tech raises urgent ethical questions, say original DNA pioneers CRISPR-Cas9 is raising many questions, and scientists say it should not be used to change human DNA until all risks have been thoroughly researched and ethical issues taken into consideration. 2. De-identifying Clinical Trials Data De-identifying trial participants personal information must be done, and this article […]

Clinical Trials Technology & More!: What We’re Talking About This Week

This week, we are talking about clinical trials technology, including the Apple ResearchKit that was announced on Monday! 1. Technology’s Role in Clinical Trials A great article that gives an informative look into some of the clinical trials technology and why our industry may be finally ready for change. 2. Apple’s new ResearchKit lets iPhone users participate in clinical trials   On […]

Clinical Talent, CTMS Tips & More!: What We’re Talking About This Week

1.  Addressing the Clinical Talent Shortage  We face many challenges within our sourcing and staffing services and this article discusses one of the biggest:  the shortage of experienced clinical talent. 2.  Tips For a Successful CTMS Roll-out  If you are adopting a new CTMS, you won’t want to miss these tips!  Bob Borysko, VP of Programming & Development at DZS Software Solutions, […]