Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Nextrials, a clinical research software and services company, has been approved by the Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC) as one of 15 registered solutions providers. It is the only company offering an electronic data capture (EDC) product supporting the CDISC Healthcare Link Initiative.
etrials, a Morrisville, NC-based eClinical company, named Joseph (Jay) Trepanier II permanent secretary and CFO, replacing James Clark, who resigned in May. Trepanier had been serving as interim secretary and CFO since May and had previously been etrials’ corporate controller and vice president of finance. etrials is currently in the midst of a CEO search, following the sudden resignation of Eugene “Chip” Jennings in July. Vice president of technology Chuck Piccirillo serves as interim CEO.
During the DIA 2008 Annual Meeting held in Boston, Phase Forward announced it formed an alliance with AG Mednet to streamline the process of transporting medical imaging, such as MRIs, CAT scans and ultrasounds. The alliance calls for the combining of InForm, Phase Forward’s trial management system, and AG Mednet’s imaging transport network for better tracking and management of patient images in real time from sites to imaging experts. “Clinical trial sponsors need a way to transport patient images more quickly and efficiently for less cost, and a real-time capability to track and manage these images,” said Martin Young Phase Forward’s vice president of corporate development and marketing.