MMG had some stiff competition and I am delighted they were chosen for their customized program that supports a patient throughout a clinical trial through a two way communication system
New York, New York (PRWEB) March 26, 2014
The inaugural Patients as Partners event, organized by The Conference Forum, brought together industry, patients, patient advocacy, investigator sites, the FDA, academia and service providers to create better experiences for patients in clinical trials. The program featured a “Patient Idol” section where four companies presented their unique technologies and services that enhance the clinical trial experience. MMG was chosen as the winner for their custom conversations product that supports patients throughout a clinical trial by the following judges:
- Jacqueline Cole, Clinical Operations Portfolio Management, Oncology, Eli Lilly
- Victoria Dibiaso, Head of Investigator & Patient Networks, Sanofi
- Komathi Stem, Senior Director, Product Development, Innovation Lead, Genentech
- Richard Woodman, MD, Franchise Head, Hematology, Global Medical Affairs, Novartis
The presenting companies included: ArtCraft, CureLauncher and Study Scavenger. Helen West, VP, Strategic Development presented on behalf of MMG.
“MMG had some stiff competition and I am delighted they were chosen for their customized program that supports a patient throughout a clinical trial through a two way communication system,” said Valerie Bowling, Event Director at The Conference Forum.
MMG is a full-service global health communications group that specializes in patient recruitment and retention. Their mission is to improve healthy behaviors through public health awareness campaigns and to help advance science by accelerating participation in clinical trials.
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