Elizabeth Gargill

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Going the Extra Mile: RSG® Arrive Driver of the Month

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Fri, May 3, 2019

BBK’s RSG® Arrive patient travel program continues to stand out in an increasingly crowded marketplace of companies offering concierge travel and ride-hailing services. One of the reasons RSG® Arrive is in a class by itself is the dedication, commitment to care, and professionalism of its drivers. They routinely go above and beyond to ensure the comfort and care of their passengers.


To recognize the important role that our RSG® Arrive drivers play in enhancing the clinical trial patient experience, we will be celebrating a driver of the month, starting this month with Viken.

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Topics: Patient Travel, Patient Experience

Pharma15 Live! A Candid Conversation with a Clinical Trial Participant

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Tue, Apr 16, 2019

Season 2 Episode 2: As part of our Pharma15 Live! web series, we recently had the opportunity to sit down with three-time clinical trial participant Richard Brescia for a candid conversation about his experience – both positive and negative. As an industry, we can learn a tremendous amount by going directly to the heart of the matter and listening to the “patient voice.”

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Topics: Patient Engagement, Patient, Pharma15 Live!

Keys to Operational Excellence in Global Patient Recruitment

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Tue, Aug 18, 2015

Planning. Strategy. Execution. Most would agree they form the foundation for patient recruitment. In today’s pressure filled clinical research environment, optimized enrollment is an imperative. However, in the rush to enroll on-time or ahead of schedule, certain strategies and executional elements can often be compromised. Global studies are particularly at risk due to their operational complexities.

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BBK Worldwide Leverages Google Virtual Tours as a Patient Engagement Tool to Support Clinical Trial Enrollment

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Tue, Jun 25, 2013

Product Showcases Individual Study Locations with a 360-Degree Interactive Tour

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Topics: Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation, Conferences, Technology

BBK Worldwide Mobilizes 7,000 Attendees of the Drug Information Association Annual Meeting to Be “Boston Strong”

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Mon, Jun 24, 2013

Demonstrating the Power of Mobile Marketing, BBK Will Donate $5 to The One Fund Boston for Every “Boston Strong” Text

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Topics: BBK Worldwide, Conferences

The Hidden Power of the Press Release

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Wed, Jun 5, 2013

In an era where mobile technology is influencing current patient recruitment strategies and trends, the press release is holding its own as a cost-effective, multi-channel recruitment tool. If you’re an experienced clinical trial manager, you may already know the hidden power of the intra-institutional press release.

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Topics: Patient Recruitment

BBK Shop Talk: Are Your Sites Ready?

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Thu, Aug 23, 2012

Succeeding at anything involves a measure of readiness, and it’s no different with clinical trial recruitment. We’ve written several blogs on patient retention, patient engagement, and patient education when it comes to clinical trials. The same practice applies to keeping sites engaged in your study. Thinking back to one of our recent BBK shop talk articles, there is a lot of time, effort and careful planning involved in building a successful clinical trial campaign. Part of that is preparing your sites for your study.

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Topics: BBK Worldwide, Patient Recruitment Redefines How Patient Recruitment Products and Services are Purchased

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Mon, Jun 25, 2012

For 30 years, BBK Worldwide has been revolutionizing global patient recruitment. Now, the company has revolutionized the way it can be purchased. With the launch of, clinical research professionals now have an online resource where they can go to learn about, and purchase, a full range of patient recruitment products and services. The website not only redefines the purchasing process by fostering more timely and informed decisions, but it redefines the audience of purchasers to include those looking for quick, stand-alone solutions.

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Topics: BBK Worldwide, Patient Recruitment, Branding and Advertising, Mobile Strategies