IACT Health’s CIO, Christine Senn, Ph.D., is one of the 1st candidates to be awarded the inaugural credential of ACRP Certified Professional (ACRP-CP). This makes Dr. Senn one of only two in the entire (international) organization who is triple-certified by ACRP. Not only did she meet their rigorous eligibility requirements, she also passed the standardized ACRP-CP Certification Exam that requires a person to have a proficiency in a number of core knowledge areas, spanning 125 questions, covering a wide range
IACT Health CEO, Dr. Jeff Kingsley, spoke with WRBL about the numerous cases of flu spreading throughout the Valley. IACT’s flu clinical trial can help patients who volunteer within the first 45 hrs of symptoms. Columbus Researcher Tackles Flu in Clinical Trial
There are three things you can do to attract new studies and they are building strong trial metrics, promoting your clinical research program on social media, and to be engaging! Strong trial metrics are important when attracting new studies as CROs and Sponsors want to work with sites that can meet enrollment goals, provide quality data with few deviations. Promoting on social media is a great way to attract patients and to showcase your capabilities and facility and also allows
IACT Health participated in the trials that has led to Achaogen, Inc. announcement that the FDA has accepted the company’s New Drug Application for plazomicin for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections including pyelonephritis, and bloodstream infections (BSI) due to certain Enterobacteriaceae in patients who have limited or no alternative treatment options. “The number of confirmed cases of CRE annually in the U.S. is at least 70,000, and is projected to double by 2022,” said Blake Wise, Achaogen’s Chief
The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) has announced the Association’s Board of Trustees for 2018. ACRP supports clinical research professionals through membership, training and development, and certification. ACRP’s mission is to promote excellence in clinical research. www.acrpnet.org. Guy Iannuzzi (Public Member), CEO, Mentus David Morin, MD, FACP, CPI, FACRP, Director of Clinical Research, Holston Medical Group Sites, Founder and CEO, SiteOptex Software John Neal, CPA (inactive), BS, CRCP, Founder and Chairman, PCRS Network, LLC Erika Stevens, MA, Vice President
Dr. Steven Leichter of Columbus received the Piedmont Clinic Chairman’s Service Award for Clinical Excellence and Innovation for his role in fighting diabetes. He was the first doctor in the world to give a shot of insulin to a human. He was also the first doctor in America to use finger stick glucose testing on a widespread clinical basis. http://www.wtvm.com/story/36664357/columbus-doctor-receives-piedmont-clinic-chairmans-service-award
IACT Health’s Chief Information Officer, Dr. Christine Senn, pH.D., CCRC, CPI and Katrina Quidley, Regulatory Manager, have both been awarded the inaugural credential of ACRP Certified Professional (ACRP-CP). As two of the first candidates ever to receive this designation, not only did they meet the rigorous eligibility requirements, they also passed the standardized ACRP-CP Certification Exam. This designation “formally recognizes a professional who has met the professional standards set forth by the Academy of Clinical Research Professionals”.
IACT Health is proud to announce the success of a clinical trial in partnership with Sunovion Pharmaceuticals. Due to the success of IACT’s clinical trial, a new long-acting nebulizer inhaler, Lonhala Magnair, has been approved for long-term maintenance treatment in patients with COPD, including bronchitis and emphysema. This approval provides physicians and patients with the first nebulized LAMA as an additional therapeutic option for the management of COPD.
IACT Health has just become the latest network of clinical research sites to take advantage of Devana Solutions® IGNITE FOR SITES advanced central data analytics technology for clinical trial sites. The decision puts the 12-year old network of sites in good company as many of the industry leading sites and networks that have adopted Devana’s IGNITE can report not only their historical performance metrics but can also capture and deliver their site timing and performance metrics to Sponsors and CROs