The Future of Clinical Trials

By Doug Stewart –Director of Hosted Employment and The Training Academy In 2015, Professor Allen Frances of Duke University published an article sharing his fears, concerns and indeed, open scorn for the current methodologies of pharmaceutical clinical trials. “It’s been many years since I have trusted anything I read in a medical or psychiatric journal.

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How will Brexit affect Clinical Trials?

By Nikki Doyle, Graduate Academy and Hosted Employee Manager at Clinical Professionals   As the Clinical Professionals Graduate Academy Manager, I always encourage our graduates to ask questions to further their knowledge and the one question that comes up with constant regularity is ‘what impact will Brexit have on the clinical research industry?’ Having always

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Working in Clinical Trials

By Sarah Goddard, Clinical Professionals Divisional Director In celebration of Clinical Trials Day this year, the Clinical Professionals group will be answering some of the most common questions related to process and all matters related, to help highlight their importance and to bring about awareness. Welcome to the world of acronyms! Working in clinical trials

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Clinical Professionals Group takes a closer look at the global role of Clinical Trials on Clinical Trials Day

In celebration of Clinical Trials Day this year, the Clinical Professionals group will be answering some of the most common questions related to process and all matters related, to help highlight their importance and to bring about awareness. This week to kick off the awareness campaign, Nikki Doyle, Hosted Employee & Academy Manager, discusses what

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Are You Being Paid Enough?

In our 2016 Life Science Salary Survey, we have discovered that a staggering 48% of UK respondents believe that their salary does not reflect their current career level. Although the majority believed otherwise, it still shows significant discord and lack of confidence in salaries within the Life Science sector. Many workers, not just those within

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How to Ace that Writing Test

You slaved over your CV, ironed out all the wrinkles in your work history, clutched at ways to sum up your brilliance in a succinct yet impressive way and managed to catch every single last spelling mistake. Then after topping it off with a respectful and specifically tailored cover letter, you wait nervously for feedback.

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The Road to Medical Communications

Once you’ve battled your way into the industry and spent a few years building up your experience base you can find yourself in a very comfortable situation indeed. Senior medical writers and account directors upwards command enviable salaries and, due to the talent shortage at their level, can often take their pick of agencies, should

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