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One-on-One with BBK's Director of Tech Experience

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Mon, Jul 26, 2021

 

One-on-One with BBK's Director of
Tech Experience Dena Raffa 

There's no question that digital technology is changing the way we engage with patients and altering expectations for the patient experience. As part of our Pharma15 Live! series, we sat down with BBK's Director of Tech Experience Dena Raffa to get her perspective on current trends.

Raffa has been instrumental in many of BBK's software solutions and digital technologies, and most recently she has led the development of BBK's new patient engagement portal - a first of its kind for clinical trial participants.

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Topics: Technology, Patient Experience, Pharma15 Live!, Dena Raffa, Tech Experience

Strategy Rocks!

Posted by Gaby Grekin on Mon, Jul 19, 2021

 

Ever since legendary management consultant Peter Drucker famously declared that “culture eats strategy for breakfast,” strategy has suffered reputational damage. It’s time for a reputational restoration.

In the context of patient recruitment for clinical trials, strategy retains its centrality at BBK Worldwide, serving as a fundamental catalyst of our award-winning marketing and creative efforts.

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Topics: Gaby Grekin, Research and Planning, Patient Recruitment Strategy

Creating a Patient-Centric Environment for Decentralized Clinical Trials

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Wed, Jun 30, 2021

 

Creating a Patient- and Site-Centric Environment for Decentralized Clinical Trials

Hear from the Experts! 

As decentralized clinical trials reshape the clinical research landscape, Chief Innovation Officer Rob Laurens and Lead Concierge Alex Nicholl discuss efforts to help study sponsors embrace these trials with ease and confidence.

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Topics: Patient Experience, Rob Laurens, Engagement Solution Center, Concierge-Service Delivery, Decentralized Clinical Trials, Alex Nicholl, Focus 5

Coordination to Creation: Initiating a New Study Partnership

Posted by Danielle Frate on Wed, Jun 16, 2021

 

 

PHARMA15 LIVE!

Coordination to Creation: Initiating a New Study Partnership

We often hear about unburdening patients and site staff during clinical trial participation – but what about unburdening sponsors during the clinical trial lifecycle? As BBK’s Creative Director for Strategic Services, I assist in prescribing the programs and services that best align with the protocol to support a study’s participants on an individual basis. From there, my team and I work closely with our account executives to seamlessly bring our full-service study support from proposal, to coordination, to creation.

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Topics: Pharma15 Live!, Danielle Frate, Alexia Medici

Turning Clinical Trials into Success Stories

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Mon, Jun 14, 2021

 

Meaningful Engagement at Critical Touchpoints along the Patient Journey

There's no better way to illustrate the importance of meaningful engagement than with the story of one family's journey from clinical trial awareness to participation. The story shows how the right mix of digital and physical touchpoints plays a critical role in creating a positive patient experience. The family's journey begins below.

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Topics: Patient Experience, Patient Journey, Products and Services

eBook: Improving Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Fri, May 28, 2021

 

New eBook Available for Download

As we continue to focus our attention on underserved populations, we've just released a content-rich eBook full of guidance that study sponsors can leverage to create a more diverse and inclusive clinical trial environment. It features a bonus section with excerpts from our recent Q&A with Michele Russell-Einhorn, chief compliance officer and institutional official at Advarra, that provide an IRB's perspective on improving diversity and inclusion in clinical trials.

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Topics: eBook, Advarra, Michele Russell-Einhorn, Jessica Kim, Underserved Populations, Diversity, Inclusion, Underrepresented, Free Download

Rob Laurens Goes One-on-One With Outsourcing-Pharma Discussing the Engagement Solution Center

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Wed, May 26, 2021

 

Earlier this week, BBK Principal Rob Laurens went one-on-one with Outsourcing-Pharma discussing the launch of BBK's Engagement Solution Center for decentralized and post-marketing clinical trials, which features concierge service delivery and a robust patient experience portal to ease the clinical trial journey.

In this in-depth interview, Rob addresses the importance and advantages of centralizing design, management, operations, and communications of patient support services. In addition, he provides insight into some of the conversations that led to the creation of the center. Click here to read the full article.

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Topics: TrialCentralNet, Patient Engagement, Patient Centricity, Rob Laurens, Decentralized Trials, Outsourcing-Pharma, Inclusion, Engagement Solution Center, Concierge Services

BBK Worldwide Launches the Engagement Solution Center

Posted by BBK Worldwide on Wed, May 12, 2021

 

BBK Worldwide Launches the Engagement Solution Center for Decentralized and Post-Marketing Clinical Trial Success

Concierge Service Delivery and Robust Patient Experience Portal Ease Clinical Trial Journey

The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly accelerated the need to reshape research and development. Most specifically, it has led to demand for increased funding for decentralized and larger randomized clinical trials to inform clinical decisions and guide future research.

By launching the Engagement Solution Center, BBK Worldwide (BBK) is making patient-centric and inclusive trials an immediate and actionable reality for study sponsors.

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Topics: TrialCentralNet, Rob Laurens, Decentralized Trials, Engagement Solution Center, Patient Centric, Post-Marketing

Improving Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Tue, Apr 27, 2021

Improving Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials

One-on-One with Advarra

Get an IRB's perspective on improving diversity and inclusion in clinical trials by watching our interview with Michele Russell-Einhorn, Chief Compliance Officer and Institutional Official at Advarra.

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Topics: Pharma15 Live!, Most Viewed, Institutional Review Board, IRB, Advarra, Michele Russell-Einhorn, Jessica Kim, Diversity, Inclusion

3 Decentralized Clinical Trial Solutions Trending Now

Posted by BBK Worldwide on Wed, Mar 31, 2021

 

 

3 Decentralized Clinical Trial Solutions Trending Now

 

Ever wonder which products and services study sponsors are leveraging for enrollment and engagement success? We thought we would take a moment to share the products and services gaining traction with our clients who are embracing decentralized clinical trials. And while it's always important to keep in mind that each study protocol is unique and requires its own analysis to determine the right solutions, we're sharing three popular ones below.

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Topics: Patient Reimbursement, Decentralized Trials, Medication Delivery, In-home Nurse Visits, Mobile Wallet