CISCRP Study Reveals New Insights into Improving Global Public and Patient Engagement in Clinical Research  

Contact: Rachel Minnick, CISCRP Phone: 617-725-2750 x330 rminnick@ciscrp.org The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), an independent nonprofit organization, today announced the release of the results of the 2017 Perceptions and Insights Study. The study ― one of the largest ever conducted ― gathered responses from nearly 12,500 people worldwide on... Read More »

Acurian Expands Partnership with Society for Clinical Research Sites

Contact: Mary D’Rozario Director of Communications Society for Clinical Research Sites 919.890.5513 mary.drozario@myscrs.org   Ellicott City, MD, August 23, 2017 – The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) today announced an expanded relationship with Acurian, Inc., the leading full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD).... Read More »

Acurian Announces Hiring of Tom Privette to Lead Global Business Development

Horsham, Pa., May 23, 2017 – Acurian Inc., the leading full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD), announced today that Tom Privette, Ph.D., has joined the company as vice president and head of global business development. In this role, Privette will lead the commercial efforts of... Read More »

Acurian Introduces Consulting Services for Advance Clinical Trial Enrollment Planning

Horsham, Pa., May 17, 2017 – Acurian Inc., the leading full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD), has launched a new consulting offering to aid pharmaceutical sponsors in advance strategic planning for clinical trials enrollment. Acurian Consulting Services provides patient-centric, data-driven insights that help drive protocol... Read More »
September 7, 2016  |  Ellicott City, Md

SCRS Partners with Acurian to Enhance Site Sustainability in Poland

Ellicott City, Md, September 7, 2016 – The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) announces Acurian as the corporate sponsor for the SCRS Ambassador Program in Poland. The SCRS Site Ambassador Program brings SCRS benefits to sites in countries around the world. SCRS currently has site members in 49 countries. Countries (in some cases, regions) with... Read More »
June 6, 2016  |  Indianapolis

Acurian Receives 2016 Lilly Global Supplier Award

Indianapolis, IN, June 6, 2016— Acurian Inc., a leading, full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of PPD, was selected by Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) for its 2016 Lilly Global Supplier Award. Lilly presented the award to Acurian in a ceremony at the company’s headquarters in Indianapolis on May 12. The Lilly... Read More »
January 29, 2015  |  Horsham, Pa.

Acurian Announces Appointment of Roger Smith as Senior Vice President and General Manager

Horsham, Pa., January 29, 2015 — Acurian Inc., a leading, full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of PPD, announced today that Roger Smith, formerly senior vice president of Acurian operations, has been appointed to lead the company as senior vice president and general manager. Smith has been a member of... Read More »
July 8, 2014  |  Horsham, Pa

Acurian Further Strengthens Patient Recruitment Efforts in Europe with Hiring of Paul Mitchel

Horsham, Pa, July 8, 2014 — Acurian, Inc., a leading, full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of PPD, announced today that Paul Mitchel has joined the company as director of direct response marketing for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In this role, Mitchel will continue to expand Acurian’s capabilities to recruit participants... Read More »
April 14, 2014  |  Horsham, Pa

Todd Albin Joins Acurian to Further Strengthen Investigator Site Relations and Patient Enrollment Services

Horsham, Pa, April 14, 2014 — Acurian, Inc., a leading, full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of PPD, announced today that Todd Albin, MBA, CCRP, has assumed the newly created position of senior director, site enrollment optimization. Albin will manage Acurian’s longstanding site services department and its relatively newer field-based enrollment... Read More »
February 18, 2014  |  Horsham, Pa

Acurian and Society for Clinical Research Sites Strengthen Existing Partnership through Webinar Series Sponsorship

Horsham, PA, February 18, 2014 — Acurian, Inc., a leading, full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions, announced today that it has enhanced its partnership with the Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) by sponsoring the SCRS monthly webinar series through June 2014. The SCRS is the first organization fully dedicated to representing the... Read More »