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Ensure Rapid, Efficient, Errorless and Flexible Trial Operations

March 7-8, 2019
  • Boston, MA

The rising costs of bringing drugs to market and the challenge of completing a successful clinical trial have forever been one of the biggest challenges that the pharma industry faces. These rising costs and personnel needs have led to an indisputable explosion in services and solutions by way of established and emerging clinical research organizations. For new players in the pharmaceutical space, missteps and errors are an unacceptable risk, as the future of your organization can rely entirely successful approval and market entry of a few or even a single molecule. It’s critical that life sciences companies are choosing the right CRO’s, carefully crafting their agreements and protecting themselves from the pitfalls of poorly optimized outsourced services.

CBI’s CRO Partnerships & Oversight Excellence is a first in kind event designed to bring new and established players together to discuss small-middle market pharma’s common pitfalls and strategies in utilizing CRO’s, communicating requirements in new solutions, and to gain best practices from established life sciences organizations to ensure your operations are streamlined.

Collaborate on Strategies for Your Biggest Challenges:

  • Legal considerations, pitfalls, de-risking and protections in CRO contracts
  • Outline sub-contracting agreements to reduce liability and risk
  • Discuss alternate contracting models and business processes
  • Set deliverables and accountable milestones in project partnerships
  • Establish clear protocols for communication and project transparency
  • Gain strategies to evaluate CRO’s to identify the best matched CRO partner for your planned IND
  • Contracting with multiple CRO’s and evaluating progress to determine when to scale services up or down
  • Develop an EDC system that works for small pharma companies
  • Improve project timelines and ensure rapid adoption of clinical trial models
  • Set standards in site recruitment and management
  • Establish agreeable protocols for CRO audits and ensure you’re evaluating the right risk indicators
  • Develop logistics and oversight expectations for monitoring and reporting

CRO Partnerships & Oversight Excellence

Ensure Rapid, Efficient, Errorless and Flexible Trial Operations

The rising costs of bringing drugs to market and the challenge of completing a successful clinical trial have forever been one of the biggest challenges that the pharma industry faces. These rising costs and personnel needs have led to an indisputable explosion in services and solutions by way of established and emerging clinical research organizations. For new players in the pharmaceutical space, missteps and errors are an unacceptable risk, as the future of your organization can rely entirely successful approval and market entry of a few or even a single molecule. It’s critical that life sciences companies are choosing the right CRO’s, carefully crafting their agreements and protecting themselves from the pitfalls of poorly optimized outsourced services.

CBI’s CRO Partnerships & Oversight Excellence is a first in kind event designed to bring new and established players together to discuss small-middle market pharma’s common pitfalls and strategies in utilizing CRO’s, communicating requirements in new solutions, and to gain best practices from established life sciences organizations to ensure your operations are streamlined.

Collaborate on Strategies for Your Biggest Challenges:

  • Legal considerations, pitfalls, de-risking and protections in CRO contracts
  • Outline sub-contracting agreements to reduce liability and risk
  • Discuss alternate contracting models and business processes
  • Set deliverables and accountable milestones in project partnerships
  • Establish clear protocols for communication and project transparency
  • Gain strategies to evaluate CRO’s to identify the best matched CRO partner for your planned IND
  • Contracting with multiple CRO’s and evaluating progress to determine when to scale services up or down
  • Develop an EDC system that works for small pharma companies
  • Improve project timelines and ensure rapid adoption of clinical trial models
  • Set standards in site recruitment and management
  • Establish agreeable protocols for CRO audits and ensure you’re evaluating the right risk indicators
  • Develop logistics and oversight expectations for monitoring and reporting