Navigation Links
Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO) Names Dr. Derek Winstanly Chair-Elect
Date:7/10/2008

WASHINGTON, July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO), which represents the clinical outsourcing industry to regulators, biopharmaceutical clients, policy makers and the public in the U.S. and worldwide, recently announced the election of Dr. Derek Winstanly as Chair-Elect of the association.

Derek Winstanly, MBChB, Executive Vice President of Strategic Business Partnerships for Quintiles Transnational, was appointed the 2008 Chair-Elect in June. Dr. Winstanly is a respected leader of the clinical research organization (CRO) industry, having held various global leadership positions within Quintiles since joining the company in 1999. In his current role, he works with senior biopharmaceutical executives to provide long-term strategic solutions, and is responsible for the Office of the Chief Medical Officer as well as the ethics and quality assurance functions of the company.

"I congratulate Dr. Winstanly on his appointment as Chair-Elect of ACRO," said David Spaight, ACRO Chair and President of MDS Pharma Services. "His experience and insight will enhance the association's efforts to demonstrate the important contributions that CROs make to the clinical research enterprise."

"I am pleased to join the leadership of ACRO at a time of extraordinary growth for our industry," added Dr. Winstanly. "I look forward to driving the association's efforts to increase public understanding about the vital role CROs play in the conduct of safe and high-quality clinical studies to accelerate the development of new medical treatments."

About ACRO

The Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO) is the professional organization of companies whose focus is clinical research. The association provides an active voice for the CRO industry, which provides specialized services that are integral to the development of drugs, biologics and medical devices. ACRO helps its members improve the quality, efficiency and safety of biomedical research. For more information, please visit HYPERLINK "http://www.acrohealth.org/" http://www.acrohealth.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Association of Clinical Research Organizations
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Kendle Experts to Present at the Drug Information Association 44th Annual Meeting
2. Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Presents Data from Clinical Trials of Voreloxin (formerly SNS-595) in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia at the 13th Congress of the European Hematology Association
3. Genaera Corporation Presents Additional Promising Preclinical Type 2 Diabetes Data for Trodusquemine (MSI-1436) at American Diabetes Association
4. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Presentation of Phase 1b ZFP Therapeutic Data at American Diabetes Association Meeting
5. Grocery Manufacturers Association: Study Signals Progress in Battle Against Obesity
6. CNS Response, Inc. Provides Review of Poster Session Delivered at the American Psychiatric Association 161st Annual Meeting
7. Cryoablation Is Focus of 17 Clinical Studies at American Urological Association Annual Meeting
8. Indevus Presents Successful Phase III NEBIDO(R) Data at American Urological Association
9. Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting
10. Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidones Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events
11. Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO) to Help Lead Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/9/2016)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... ... vaccines market to grow at a CAGR of 6.83% during the ... the growth prospects of the global travel vaccines market for 2016-2020. ... from the sales of various vaccines administered to actively immunize meningococcal ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) today ... common stock, $0.01 par value (the "Offering" with such shares ... final terms of the Offering will depend on market and ... be no assurance as to whether or when the Offering ... net proceeds it will receive from this offering for working ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... , Dec. 8, 2016  The global biosurgery ... 8.8% during the forecast period of 2016 to 2021. ... by 2021 from USD 18.21 billion in 2016. The ... rising incidences of sports related injuries and spinal problems, ... rising need of effective blood loss management. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:12/9/2016)... , ... December 09, 2016 , ... ... at The Pierre Hotel in New York, NY, on December 3rd, to benefit ... and physicians attended the annual event, which raised over $1 million - the ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... The Florida Hospital Tampa Wound ... Medical Society (UHMS), the leading authority in hyperbaric medicine. This accreditation identifies the ... hospitals and facilities have earned this distinction. This is the second time the ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... Management (MTM), adherence, and other pharmacist-delivered patient care services, has announced the promotions ... Eric Hoessel to vice president of sales. , Litsinger joined Mirixa in ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... access for customers and employees that are both engaging and easy to use. ... Smart Technology, the software company revealed today its plans to roll out new ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... California Senate Bill (SB) 863, signed into law ... in 2013 and 2014, according to CompScope™ Medical Benchmarks for California, 17th Edition ... to the study, medical payments per claim in California decreased 4 percent in 2013 ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):