Mid Size Pharma Implements elluminate® for Standardization and Analysis Needs

posted on 15th January 2015 in Case Studies

A mid-size pharmaceutical company with a growing pipeline had both legacy and ongoing clinical trials data in disparate formats and systems. In the current state, the data was of limited use without significant programming efforts. Additionally, even after traditional programming, their ability to analyze and visualize the data across trials was limited as the data wasn’t […]

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Accreditation Achieved on Medidata Rave Safety Gateway

posted on 19th December 2014 in News & Events

We are pleased to announce our latest accreditation, which is to customize and support the Medidata Rave® Safety Gateway. The Rave Safety Gateway is a configurable EDC-to-safety system interface that enables safety and data managers to collect and transmit safety data from investigational sites to a safety system, efficiently and accurately. Timely reporting of serious […]

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On the Horizon: Discussing Key Life Sciences Trends for 2015

posted on 9th December 2014 in News & Events

In the November/December 2014 issue of PharmaVOICE magazine is an article looking ahead to what is on the horizon in 2015. The article provides expert insights across all sectors of the life sciences industry. The article identifies 10 mega trends that will have the most impact on the industry and shape the future of healthcare. […]

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How Data Standards and Technology Empower Life Sciences Companies

posted on 2nd December 2014 in News & Events

Costs to bring a new drug to market are staggering, and life sciences companies face intense pressures to decrease costs and bring new drugs and treatments to market more quickly. The life sciences industry is also facing increasing complexity with the types of data available such as genomic biomarkers, and the increasing amount of data […]

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Are Your Cloud Computing Systems Compliant and Validated?

posted on 20th November 2014 in Data Talk

In a recent blog post my colleague Sam Anwar, our VP of Engineering, shared that life sciences companies have an opportunity to accelerate adoption of cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) IT models to accelerate new product development, improve patient outcomes, and enable expansion into new markets, all while reducing costs and creating a more agile […]

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5 Steps to Integrate External Data into Your EDC Platform

posted on 10th November 2014 in Solutions

Frequently clients reach out to us for help with a process to integrate and manage clinical trial data from partners and external sources such as labs. Siobhan Raynard, one of our Clinical Data Managers, and I put together the list below of five key points to consider when putting together a plan to manage the […]

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Highlights from the SCDM 2014 Annual Conference

posted on 7th October 2014 in Data Talk

I just returned from a trip to Las Vegas where I attended the annual conference of the Society of Clinical Data Management (SCDM). It was a great opportunity to hear about the current areas of interest for Clinical Data Managers. I had the opportunity to attend many sessions over two days, and here are some […]

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Highlights from the Annual SQA Fall Symposium

posted on 25th September 2014 in News & Events

What a great week in Denver!  I started the week co-chairing the annual Fall Symposium. This year it was a combined effort between the Rocky Mountain SQA local chapter and the Regulatory Forum Council (RFC).  My co-chair, Chris Both, President of the Rocky Mountain Chapter, and myself representing RFC had a two day program focused […]

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How Corporate Culture Impacts Business Success: 4 Key Tactics

posted on 23rd September 2014 in Recommendations

I recently ran across a blog post by John Coleman on the Harvard Business Review blog that cited research conducted by James L. Heskett that culture “can account for 20-30% of the differential in corporate performance when compared with ‘culturally unremarkable’ competitors.” I’ve been involved with a number of organizations throughout my career, and I’ve […]

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Can the Life Sciences Industry Adopt Cloud Computing?

posted on 10th September 2014 in Solutions

Life sciences companies are adopting cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) IT models, particularly in the areas of sales and marketing. There is an opportunity to extend the cloud’s impact into areas such as R&D and supply chain. However, there are legitimate concerns about protecting intellectual property and demonstrating compliance with industry regulations. The primary two […]

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