Introducing clinical research participation to the everyday person

The Catalyst, 15 October 2015

Clinical trials involve many different people and institutions coming together to better understand disease, biology and the impact of potential medicines. Carefully conducted clinical trials are the fastest and safest way to find treatments that work in people and improve public health. But they are more than a process—it takes a dynamic and collaborative R&D ecosystem to conduct efficient and effective clinical trials, including biopharmaceutical companies, government agencies, nonprofit foundations, academic institutions, hospitals, community-based medical practices, physicians, research nurses and of course patients. Read more.