Ever wondered how Contract Research Organizations select which Clinical Research Associates will be put on which clinical trial? In this video I try to demystify this CRA staffing topic and discuss how the Sponsor can also tend to influence things.
Site Management Organizations (SMO's) evolved over the past several decades from small research sites to nationwide research networks. Unfortunately many developed bad reputations and Sponsors as well as CRO's have shied away from using the, This video explains why, and I also get into some other topics such as how to obtain studies for your company and more. Enjoy!
In the clinical research industry, it is quite easy to get lost in the details of what we are actually doing. For new entrants into the field, I have already created a 2 hour crash course of what clinical research entails, however I realize many of you are still having a hard time understanding the bigger picture in this line of work. In this interview I conducted with a brand new student who has enrolled in my CRA Academy, I answer some of his questions and give him a general overview of the entire clinical research industry including many of the key moving parts. I hope this will be able to help many others out there!