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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

What Patients Think About Hybrid and Decentralized Clinical Trials

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Mon, Mar 29, 2021

PHARMA15 LIVE!

How Do Patients Feel About Hybrid
and Decentralized Clinical Trials?

What Are Must-Haves for
a Positive Patient Experience?

Patient advocates take center stage in this Pharma15 Live! overtime segment and share their thoughts on hybrid and decentralized clinical trials.

 

Moderated by BBK Worldwide Founding Principal Bonnie A. Brescia, this segment continues the conversation from a Patients as Partners Europe panel and answers questions asked by study sponsors in attendance.

 

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Topics: Pharma15 Live!, Patient Voice, Bonnie A. Brescia, Patient Perspective, Patients, Patients as Partners

Engaging Underserved Populations in Clinical Research

Posted by Elizabeth Gargill on Mon, Mar 22, 2021

 

Strategies to Help Improve Clinical Trial Diversity and Inclusion

From Engaging Locally to Removing Financial Obstacles

With health equity at the forefront of many conversations today, study sponsors are seeking ways to make clinical trial participation more inclusive.

At BBK Worldwide, we believe that clinical trials for investigational treatments should reflect the populations that could benefit from them, with the long-term goal of achieving better health interventions for those in greatest need. To help facilitate participation of underserved populations, we have outlined strategic guidance that study sponsors can leverage in their efforts.

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Topics: Underserved Populations, Diversity, Inclusion, Underrepresented

Global Strategist Amanda Moody on BBK's Commitment to Parkinson’s Disease Research

Posted by BBK Worldwide on Fri, Feb 26, 2021

 

We recently sat down with BBK’s Global Strategist Amanda Moody to discuss the company’s commitment to Parkinson’s disease clinical research, including ongoing innovation designed to foster a positive and meaningful patient journey. 

Can you briefly describe BBK’s experience with the Parkinson’s disease community?

We have a long-standing commitment to the Parkinson’s community, both in terms of supporting clinical research as well as individual patient and caregiver needs. 

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Topics: RSG Arrive, RSG Card, Parkinson's disease, The Michael J. Fox Foundation, Amanda Moody, Parkinson's Disease Therapeutics Webinars