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  • In Search of Patient-Centric Vendors

    The recent Outsourcing Southeast conference in RTP, NC highlighted one of the hot topics currently buzzing in the pharmaceutical industry, i.e., the need to define and implement a more patient-centric model of clinical trials. The concept of patient-centricity in the drug development world consists of several basic struts: • Engage subjects/advocacy groups as partners in the process • Develop protocols, processes, and systems that are maximally user-friendly (i.e., long on feasibility, convenience, and common sense) • Put patient interests and point of view on equal +