Site relationship management: Sponsors help sites be more productive

July 2008
Clinical Trials Administrator;Jul2008, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p73
The article looks at the site relationship management (SRM) and investigator relationship management (IRM) initiatives by pharmaceutical companies to improve relationships with clinical trial sites. It mentions some of the common goals of trial sponsors including helping sites function better and increasing investigator retention. The role of the clinical research assistant (CRA) should change to successfully implement SRM initiatives, according to Beth Harper of Clinical Performance Partners.


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