Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Cincinnati-based Medpace has opened the Medpace Clinical Pharmacology Unit (CPU) in Cincinnati. The new 60,000-square-foot facility is double the size of the previous unit, increasing Medpace’s ability to conduct multiple studies with a total of 96 beds for overnight stays. The facility houses a pharmacy, processing labs and a dedicated patient recruitment staff for recruitment and screening of study subjects. The new CPU joins the Medpace global headquarters and the Medpace CRO.
Clinipace Worldwide has named Andrea Schiefer, Ph.D., vice president of European clinical operations and executive director of pharmacovigilance. In this position, Andrea reports directly to Kurt Pfister, chief executive officer of European operations at Clinipace Worldwide, and is responsible for providing leadership and direction to the project management, clinical monitoring and safety groups within the European clinical operations unit at Clinipace Worldwide.