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PharmaTalk Radio Looks at Puerto Rico as an Option for Clinical Trials


  • May 13, 2016

  • PharmaTalk Radio producer, Valerie Bowling welcomed Dr Myrto Lee, Director, PwC’s Strategy&, UK and Dr Kosmas Kretsos, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Consortium for Clinical Investigation to learn about key initiatives and outcomes so far to make running clinical trials more attractive in Puerto Rico. They discussed  the quality, capacity and efficiency of running clinical trials in Puerto Rico along with:

    • Why consider Puerto Rico for clinical trials?
    • Status of new sites to expand clinical trial networks
    • Status of a central coordinator with sites to reduce bureaucracy e.g. central IRB, central invoicing
    • Patient access and costs
    • Access to new technologies
    • Training

    Click here for the program.

     

    For more information about conducting clinical trials in Puerto Rico, please visit www.PRCCI.org.