These types of studies involve the administration of new drugs for the first time in human subjects in order to demonstrate drug safety as well as to provide an early read of potential efficacy in a targeted therapeutic area
Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) October 25, 2012
Vince & Associates Clinical Research, a leading provider of early phase clinical research services to the global biopharmaceutical industry, announced that Dr. Brad Vince, president and medical director, recently shared his expertise at the American College of Clinical Pharmacology Annual Meeting in San Diego September 23.
The symposium was entitled The Evolving Face of First-in-Human Studies from the Investigators’ Perspective. Vince provided the physician perspective on the subject of Single Ascending Dose/Multiple Ascending Dose Combined with Proof-of-Concept and Patient Cohorts.
“It was an honor to share my Phase 1 experience with clinical pharmacologists at the ACCP Annual Meeting,” Vince said. “These types of studies involve the administration of new drugs for the first time in human subjects in order to demonstrate drug safety as well as to provide an early read of potential efficacy in a targeted therapeutic area.”
About Vince & Associates Clinical Research
Vince & Associates Clinical Research has provided clinical research services to the biopharmaceutical industry for more than a decade. The research professionals at Vince & Associates are proud to be recognized in the industry as a “Center of Research Excellence.”
Vince & Associates has become a premier clinical research site by utilizing The Physician Research Model® of operation where study teams are led by highly-experienced principal investigators intricately involved in all aspects of the clinical trial process.
Vince & Associates recently opened a state-of-the-art, multimillion-dollar, 90-bed clinical pharmacology unit that combines the ultimate in subject safety and luxury. Boutique-hotel-level amenities of the facility include 10 uniquely designed research suites. The 20-inch, bedside, touch-screen entertainment systems allow study volunteers individual access to watch TV and movies, surf the Internet or play a host of games. This new unit has the upscale atmosphere necessary for the recruitment and retention of study volunteers in both short- and long-term clinical trials. From the safety and security of the controlled access unit to the added features of a movie theater and game rooms, no detail has been overlooked.
Additional background materials pertaining to Vince & Associates Clinical Research are located on the corporate website at http://www.vinceandassociates.com.