Navigation Links
Clinilabs Sponsors The ADA's 2013 Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes
Date:9/5/2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Clinilabs, a contract research organization that provides early-phase and specialty clinical drug development services to industry, announced today that they will sponsor the American Diabetes Association's (ADA) Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes this September.  The event is held every year in an effort to raise money for Diabetes awareness. 

Diabetes is a serious illness that affects roughly 10% of the population.  The disease can cause several complications, including stroke and heart attack, which result in over 200,000 diabetes related deaths a year.  As a leading specialty contract research organization (CRO), Clinilabs understands the impact of the high prevalence of diabetes in our country, and is determined to help the American Diabetes Association (ADA) support research that will lead to better treatments for this disease. Lead Recruiter, Carrie Sorkin, acknowledges the importance of taking part in Step Out by stating "as an organization that is heavily involved in clinical care and drug development, we see first-hand the effect that diabetes has on our patients.  Because of this, we feel that it is our responsibility to do our best to raise awareness about the health implications of this terrible disease."

The Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes event is conducted every year in over 125 locations nationwide.  For over 20 years the ADA, along with thousands of volunteers, has helped raise over $175 million for Diabetes research.  This year, over 120,000 participants, along with the Clinilabs team, are expected to raise $2 million in New York State events alone. 

Clinilabs will sponsor three of the New York walks, taking place in Manhattan, Yonkers, and Long Island on September 28th and 29th. Walkers can visit the Clinilabs booth for free prizes, educational materials, clinical consultations, and information on participating in clinical trials for diabetes. All walkers who visit the Clinilabs booth will have a chance to win a ZEKI tablet.  If you or anyone you know is interested in participating or would like to learn more about Diabetes, visit the American Diabetes Association's website at www.diabetes.org.

About Clinilabs Inc.

Clinilabs is a full-service contract research organization (CRO) that specializes in early-phase studies, from first-in-human to proof-of-concept, with normal healthy volunteers and patient populations.  The company owns and operates two Phase I units in the US, and maintains a network of highly qualified investigator sites for multicenter Phase II studies Worldwide.  Specialty projects, including pharmacodynamic, biomarker, cardiac safety, sleep/wakefulness, Diabetes/metabolic and Japanese bridging are among our strengths.  Clinilabs is recognized globally as a leading specialty CRO, offering an alternative to large CROs for specialty projects.  For more information, please visit www.clinilabs.com.

Media Contact: Hannah DAoust, Clinilabs, 646-215-6480, hdaoust@clinilabs.com

News distributed by PR Newswire iReach: https://ireach.prnewswire.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Clinilabs
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Clinilabs Launches Research Volunteer Authentication Initiative
2. Clinilabs Opens Phase I Unit In Eatontown, New Jersey
3. PuraMed BioScience Sponsors Miles for Migraine Race with LipiGesic M
4. Houston Bulk Materials Handling Society Sponsors Texas Powder & Bulk Solids Expo
5. Cash Store Sponsors The WALK At The Detroit Zoo
6. Millennium Research Group Sponsors Case Competition at Western University for Second Year
7. Abattis Provides $10,000 Sponsorship to the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia for Cannabis Monograph Project
8. ERISA Creates Benchmarking Challenges for Plan Sponsors
9. Emergency Nurses Association Announces Corporate Sponsors for Leadership Conference
10. Actinium Pharmaceuticals Sponsors Webinar on Clinical Use of Alpha Immunotherapy
11. Easy on the Stomach: ALCAT Worldwide Sponsors Successful Conference on Gut, Brain & Autoimmune Disorders
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) ... Elecsys BRAHMS PCT (procalcitonin) assay as a dedicated testing ... With this clearance, Roche is the first IVD company ... for sepsis risk assessment and management. PCT ... PCT levels in blood can aid clinicians in assessing ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 Bracket , a leading ... next generation clinical outcomes platform, Bracket eCOA (SM) 6.0, ... June 26 – 30, 2016 in Philadelphia ... Clinical Outcome Assessment product of its kind to fully integrate ... Bracket eCOA 6.0 is a flexible platform for electronic ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Revolutionary technology includes multi-speaker listening ... industry leaders in advanced audiology and hearing aid technology, ... ™, the world,s first internet connected hearing aid that ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160622/382240 ) , ... ,world firsts,: , TwinLink™ - the first ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... of Bruton Memorial Library on June 21 due to a possible lice infestation, as reported ... head lice: the parasite’s ability to live away from a human host, and to infest ... in the event that lice have simply gotten out of control. , As lice are ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health ... of their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. , The Wellness at Work Awards ... at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire was one of 42 businesses to ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to extreme mood shifts and ... him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there was a knife on ... say he was going to kill them. If we were driving on the freeway, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and ... that call for a minimum wage raise to $12 an hour by 2020 and then ... will restore the lost value of the minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Frederick, Maryland (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 ... ... Mid-Atlantic Angels is actively feeding the Frederick area economy by obtaining investment capital ... support over the past 2½ years that have already resulted in more than ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):