Are Outdated Pricing Models Hurting Clinical Research?
Are Outdated Pricing Models Hurting Clinical Research?

Two issues that always seem to throw a wrench into sponsor/CROs relationships are changes to staffing and pricing. Protocol changes can disrupt trials for CROs and cause price increases for sponsors. Staffing changes can create new learning curves, delay trials, and cause sponsors to feel they were misled. Are penalties an easy way to fix both?

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    William Daley Joins Clinical Leader Editorial Advisory Board

    Dr. William Daley, VP of Medical Affairs at Sanofi-Aventis, has agreed to join the Editorial Advisory Board for Clinical Leader. Daley's research interests are in the field of vascular biology and thrombosis as it pertains to lipid metabolism, diabetes, hypertension, coronary blood flow, cardiovascular disease, women's health and the therapeutic applications of information technology.

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