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BBK Worldwide to Participate In Sanofi US Collaborate | Innovate Challenge

By BBK Worldwide on Wed, May 7, 2014

$100,000 to Be Awarded to Team with Most Novel Approach to Better Patient Health

BBK Worldwide Founding Principal Bonnie A. Brescia will serve as a judge in Sanofi US's "Partners in Patient Health" and North America R&D Hub Collaborate | Innovate Challenge at Sanofi US headquarters in New Jersey on Friday, May 9. The Challenge is designed to foster collaboration between non-profit organizations and academic institutions with a common purpose, and to promote sharing of complementary resources to propose new and novel approaches that translate patient insights into improvements in the drug development process. The winning team will receive $100,000 and have access to additional mentoring and guidance through Sanofi US. 

Topics: Disruptive Innovation, Patient Advocacy, Technology

Is Amending the Patients’ Bill of Rights in Our Future? - Part Two

By Rob Laurens on Fri, Dec 20, 2013

In the first part of this blog, we looked at how various Patients’ Bills of Rights – whether created by a state or by a health institution – have handled the idea of patients and clinical research. In this part, we pick up with questions related to the idea of ensuring patients are told about clinical trials for which they may be eligible.

Topics: Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation

Is Amending the Patients’ Bill of Rights in Our Future? - Part One

By Rob Laurens on Wed, Dec 18, 2013

This is the first of a two-part blog that looks at the extent to which a patient’s rights can and should include access to information about clinical trials for which they may be eligible.

Topics: Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation

PharmaLive Interview with Matt Kibby on Study eBinder 3.0

By BBK Worldwide on Fri, Dec 6, 2013

Our colleagues at PharmaLive interviewed Matt Kibby, principal, technology and innovation, about the release of Study eBinder 3.0, the latest generation of our clinical trial management tool for on-the-go study teams. Click here to access the interview, or read below…  

Topics: Patient Retention, Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation, Technology

GlobalReach and Patient Recruitment: An interview with Té Revesz – Part 3

By Jackie Shydlowski on Mon, Dec 2, 2013

This is the final part of a three-part series with Té Revesz, principal, GlobalReach-SBI. Last month, Té Revesz, principal, GlobalReach-SBI, and host of GlobalReach: Winning in World Markets, invited BBK’s own Matt Kibby, principal, technology and innovation, on her radio show. We had an opportunity to ask Té a few questions of our own. In this blog post, she talks about her interests in the clinical R&D industry and lets us in on some of her top best practices for conducting international market research. Here’s what she had to say…

Topics: Disruptive Innovation, Cultural Adaptation, Technology

GlobalReach and Patient Recruitment: An interview with Té Revesz – Part 2

By Jackie Shydlowski on Mon, Nov 25, 2013

This is part two of a three-part series with Té Revesz, principal, GlobalReach-SBI. Last month, Té Revesz, principal, GlobalReach-SBI, and host of GlobalReach: Winning in World Markets, invited BBK’s own Matt Kibby, principal, technology and innovation, on her radio show.  We had an opportunity to ask Té a few questions of our own. In this blog post, she talks about how her market research is shaping the clinical R&D industry. To see part one of this series, click here. Here’s what she had to say…

Topics: Disruptive Innovation, Cultural Adaptation, Technology

GlobalReach and Patient Recruitment: An interview with Té Revesz – Part 1

By Jackie Shydlowski on Wed, Nov 20, 2013

Last month, Té Revesz, principal, GlobalReach-SBI, and host of GlobalReach: Winning in World Markets, invited BBK’s own Matt Kibby, principal, technology and innovation, on her radio show. The two discussed managing global clinical trials, challenges facing innovation, and why Big Data isn’t better in the world of patient recruitment. We had an opportunity to ask Té a few questions of our own. Here’s what she had to say…

Topics: Disruptive Innovation, Cultural Adaptation, Technology

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

By Elizabeth Gargill on Tue, Jun 25, 2013

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

Topics: Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation, Conferences, Technology

. . . Schminnovation

By Matt Kibby on Wed, Jun 12, 2013

The ascent of the buzzword “innovation” in our industry conferences, articles, and blogs has been meteoric. Not sure about you, but for me it has become so mainstream and overused at this point that the word is now a popular cliché – something that is, in and of itself, indolent and predictable.

Topics: Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation, TrialCentralNet, Technology

Clinical Trial Innovations: Rethinking Paper

By Jarrett Lowe on Thu, Apr 25, 2013

Patient screening and enrollment has traditionally required a deluge of paper-checklist-type items. We all know them: chart flags, contingency plans, I / E cards, panel mining guides, other prescreening tools, and of course, the protocol. And the more protocols a trial involves, the more trees we have to kill, right?

Topics: Patient Recruitment, Disruptive Innovation, Physician Engagement, Technology

 

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