Master documents, 'score cards' are latest trends in trial contracts

April 2011
Clinical Trials Administrator;Apr2011, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p45
The article reports that the latest trend in trial contracts is for research sponsors and institutions to use master agreements or 'score cards'. It highlights the benefits of utilizing master agreements, mentioning that their use makes the negotiation process faster, and results in uniformity and replicability. Also included are inputs from Jim Kiriakis, director of industry contracts at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), San Francisco, California.


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