It is an invaluable resource for those seeking competitive intelligence and data analysis which provides insight into global industry trends.
Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) April 15, 2009
CenterWatch, a global source for clinical trials information, announced today the planned release of its fifth edition of the annual sourcebook, State of the Clinical Trials Industry, due out in late May.
With more than 645 charts and graphs, including 400 that are new or updated, State of the Clinical Trials Industry offers a detailed examination of the global clinical trials industry and provides proprietary charts and graphs from CenterWatch's clinical research benchmarking surveys.
This year's edition, the most comprehensive to date, reviews the challenges sponsors and CROs faced in 2008, the strong growth in the outsourcing sector, and the latest results from CenterWatch's annual patient and physician surveys focused on volunteer experiences and physician referrals to clinical trials.
"Each year researchers, biotech and pharmaceutical executives, CRO executives, and investment analysts anticipate the release of the new edition," said Mary Jo Lamberti, Ph.D., CenterWatch's director of market research and editor of the book. "It is an invaluable resource for those seeking competitive intelligence and data analysis which provides insight into global industry trends."
To reserve a copy of State of the Clinical Trials Industry, visit the CenterWatch bookstore at http://store.centerwatch.com.
About Mary Jo Lamberti, Ph.D.
Mary Jo Lamberti, Ph.D. is the editor of the CenterWatch sourcebook, State of the Clinical Trials Industry and has extensive experience conducting research and evaluation in both academia and in the clinical trials industry. Dr. Lamberti is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and has published articles in several trade magazines including, Applied Clinical Trials, Good Clinical Practice Journal, and New Directions for Program Evaluation. She holds a B.A. from Wellesley College and a Ph.D. from Boston University.
Founded in 1994, CenterWatch is a trusted source and global destination for clinical trials information for both professionals and patients. We provide proprietary data and information about clinical trials through a variety of newsletters, books, databases, and information services used by pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, CROs, SMOs, and investigative sites involved in the management and conduct of clinical trials. CenterWatch was also the first Internet site to publish detailed information about active clinical trials that could be accessed by patients and their advocates. Today, we have one of the largest databases of clinical trials actively seeking patients on the Internet.