Navigation Links
PRA Executive to Present at Outsourcing Conference
Date:7/20/2011

RALEIGH, N.C., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PRA, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announces that the head of our Scientific and Medical Affairs group, Kent Thoelke, will discuss critical issues in medical informatics and feasibility at the 3rd Annual Effective Business Development Outsourcing Relationships Conference being held 19-21 July 2011 in Philadelphia.

On Thursday, 21 July, Mr. Thoelke will co-host the session, "Rising to the Challenge of Global Feasibility through Medical Informatics." The presentation's highlights include using medical informatics as a data-driven approach to plan clinical trials, practical considerations for particular patient populations, and how to develop multi-country scenarios to meet enrollment milestones.

In his role as Senior Vice President at PRA, Mr. Thoelke directs our medical informatics and therapeutic expertise programs, providing scientific and strategic oversight of product development to empower project teams as they execute clinical trials on behalf of our clients. He has over 19 years of wide-ranging experience in global drug development and device industry. Having visited over 40 countries, he is familiar with the global drug development environment, and has established relationships with therapeutic experts in numerous indications around the world.

PRA's Medical Informatics group, which serves as a key component of our Scientific and Medical Affairs division, leads the industry in advancing evidence-based approaches for protocol validation, study feasibility and patient access.  To enhance global accrual rates for clinical trials, PRA has focused on mining public and private databases to create a proprietary methodology for patient and site access.

About PRA

PRA is transforming clinical trials through our people, innovation and transparency.  PRA provides personalized service customized to the unique requirements of each study. We support our global reach and innovative approach through flexible and reliable service, delivered by skilled employees dedicated to ensuring that sponsors achieve their long-term goals.

We serve our clients across all phases of pharmaceutical and biotech drug development by combining therapeutic and operational expertise with local knowledge.  Offering services in 80+ countries and serving sponsors for 30+ years, we have amassed a level of expertise that has enabled us to work on a variety of compounds, ranging from niche treatments and therapies to blockbuster drugs.  But at PRA, we are looking to the future, not the past.  Our increasingly forward-thinking approach to transforming the clinical trial landscape will continue to make a difference to healthcare patients around the world.

To learn more about PRA, please visit praintl.com, email endpoints@praintl.com or call our Global Headquarters.


'/>"/>
SOURCE PRA
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Dr. Joel Posener Joins PharmaNet as Executive Medical Director, Neuroscience
2. AquaStar Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary Appoints Former Beckman Coulter Executive as Vice President of Operations
3. Dr. David Heimbrook Appointed Chief Executive Officer of SAIC-Frederick, Inc.
4. Netsmart Technologies Names Michael Valentine as Chief Executive Officer
5. Practice Fusion Expands Executive Team with New VP of Marketing and Senior Business Development Director
6. Access Pharmaceuticals Appoints Industry Executive Anthony Mottola as Vice President of Managed Care and Market Access
7. Ed Weimer Joins Delta Point, Inc. as Executive Account Director
8. Pearl Therapeutics Appoints Charles (Chuck) Bramlage President and Chief Executive Officer
9. The Clearity Foundation Hires Hillary Theakston as Executive Director
10. Savient Pharmaceuticals Announces Executive Appointments
11. IDRI Announces Appointment of H. Stewart Parker as Chief Executive Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... and GERMANTOWN, Maryland , February ... Prime Standard: QIA) today announced the introduction of more ... expression profiling, expanding QIAGEN,s portfolio of Sample to Insight ... to select from over 20,000 human genes and lncRNA ... genes, cellular phenotypes and disease processes. --> ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  Dovetail Genomics™ LLC today ... beta program for a planned metagenomic genome assembly service. ... company,s metagenomic genome assembly method in a talk on ... Biology & Technology conference in Orlando, Fla. ... highly complex datasets is difficult. Using its proprietary ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... Global ... treatment clinic in Quito, Ecuador. The new facility will provide advanced protocols and ... from around the world. , The new GSCG clinic is headed by ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... -- ASAE is introducing a hybrid membership model which ... option of joining or renewing through an organizational purchasing ... size, every employee in any size association or AMC ... available member benefits.   John H. Graham, ... will allow organizations of any size and their employees ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/9/2016)... 2016 Vigilant Solutions announces today that an agency ... develop a lead in a difficult homicide case. The agency ... locate the suspect vehicle. Due to the ongoing investigation, the ... omitted at the agency,s request. --> ... victim was found deceased at an intersection here in the ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... , Feb. 4, 2016 The ... apparently one of the most popular hubs of ... MetaHIT and other huge studies of human microbiota, ... past few years, the microbiome space has literally ... biomedical research. This report focuses on biomedical ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... Feb. 3, 2016 Vigilant Solutions announces today ... in Missouri solved two recent ... (LPR) data from Vigilant Solutions. Brian Wenberg ... which the victim was walking out of a convenience store and witnessed an ... to his vehicle, striking his vehicle and leaving the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):