Clinical research requires collaboration among many different areas: businesses; medical professionals in academia, industry or private practice; university and government research centers; regulatory authorities; insurance companies; and patients. Each component is essential to the process and ultimately to finding better treatment and cures for diseases and medical conditions.
Critical to the success of medical research is the involvement of community hospitals and physicians practices. Without their participation by referring patients to a clinical trial, becoming a research site or a principal investigator, the process is hindered.
Benefits to Involvement in Clinical Trials:
Key Factors to Becoming Involved in Clinical Research:
One of Star's key missions is to enable community physicians, hospitals and their staff to participate in the medical research process which is why we sponsoring training for medical professionals (physicians, research coordinators, clinical research associates and regulatory managers) in clinical trial procedure. For more information, please click here.