News and Updates

 

June 29, 2018

CISCRP’s 5K Run & Walk Event Honoring Study Volunteers Coming to Boston, MA

June 29, 2018

CISCRP’s Free Community Health Event Coming to Los Angeles, CA

June 22, 2018

CISCRP’s Inaugural Lay Summaries User Group Meeting

As the effective date of the EU regulation approaches, research sponsors are establishing programs that meet the requirement to provide lay language summaries of their clinical trials’ results. To address the most pressing challenges of implementing lay summary and patient engagement programs, […]
June 22, 2018

CISCRP Educates LA Community with AWARE Program & Traveling Mobile Unit

On Saturday, May 19, CISCRP welcomed over 250 people to its AWARE for All public education program in Los Angeles, California. Participants included elementary students and parents, study volunteers, prospective clinical trial volunteers, research professionals, and other local community members. With support […]
June 22, 2018

New Educational Brochure Developed for Health Care Providers

CISCRP is dedicated to providing tools to educate study volunteers, their caretakers and clinical professionals. These resources include a portfolio of books, videos, and brochures. Recently CISCRP’s founder Ken Getz identified a need for a resource aimed at Health Care Providers which […]
June 22, 2018

From the Founder

It is with a heavy heart that I write this letter summarizing the features and highlights of this Quarterly newsletter.  For two years, this honor fell to Rachel Minnick, our beloved colleague who passed away in April.  Rachel was a major contributor […]
June 22, 2018

Supporter Spotlight: Janssen

In this edition of the Supporter Spotlight, we are excited to be featuring The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, a major proponent of patient engagement and a national sponsor for CISCRP’s clinical research awareness and patient advocacy initiatives. CISCRP and […]
June 22, 2018

Improving the Clinical Trial Experience: Research Services Shines a Light on the Patient Journey

CISCRP Research Services is on a mission to better understand the evolving needs and preferences of volunteers who participate in clinical research. This has resulted in various innovative collaborations with patients, caregivers and industry stakeholders who are committed to incorporating the patient […]
June 22, 2018

Remembering Rachel Minnick: A Passionate Clinical Trial Volunteer and Advocate

Rachel Minnick dedicated much of her life as a medical hero.  We honor and remember her legacy. Rachel, who served as Senior Manager of Marketing and Patient Engagement Alliances at CISCRP, passed away in April of this year at age 39. Diagnosed […]
May 4, 2018

The Impact Clinical Trials Have on All of Us

Syneos Health and CISCRP proudly support Clinical Trials Awareness week. To learn more about clinical trials and how you could give hope to yourself and others, visit www.ciscrp.org.