TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - April 19, 2016) - During a live broadcast on Thursday, May 5, 2016, industry expert Patrick Smith, Product Manager at DATATRAK, will outline how to assess current technology options with the goal of streamlining the management of data for clinical trials. Whether considering adopting software for the first time or replacing aging technology, DATATRAK will present the top issues for contemplation.Overwhelmingly, clinical research has adopted software to simplify the management of data for research. Since the 1990s, more and more trials have adopted varying levels of technology to gather, manage, and report their research data. The most recent estimates state that 80% of trials use some sort of technology1.Over the past 25 years technology has evolved, and in the past 5 years, it has exploded. As new applications of groundbreaking technology expand both hardware and software capabilities, clinical research professionals are faced with new challenges, opportunities, and problems.The big question in the industry is the benefit of adoption. Can technology really deliver on the promise of improving ROI? Can it streamline processes, make the research team more efficient, improve patient safety, and get to the end result of the research faster?Intro/Outline Overview
Emergence of the digital and eClinical ecosystem and the convergence of technologies
Technological trends, and how a leaner pharma industry is driving changes in the technology sector
Identifying how digital and eClinical systems should be evaluated with regard to improving ROI
To learn more about this complimentary online event visit:A Buyer and Users Guide to Clinical Trial SoftwareAbout DATATRAKDATATRAK International is a worldwide technology and services company delivering unified dClinical® digital solutions and related services for the clinical trials industry. DATATRAK built its multi-component, comprehensive solution on a single, unified platform and expanded this concept to include services delivery via DATATRAK’s Clinical and Consulting Services group. The Company delivers a complete portfolio of software products designed to accelerate the reporting of clinical research data from sites to sponsors and ultimately regulatory authorities, faster and more efficiently than loosely integrated technologies. The DATATRAKONE® software solution, deployed worldwide through an ASP or Enterprise Transfer offering, supports Preclinical and Phase I – Phase IV drug and device studies in multiple languages throughout the world. DATATRAK is located in Chicago, Illinois; Cleveland, Ohio; Bryan, Texas; Cary (RTP), North Carolina; and Plymouth, Minnesota. For more information, visithttp://www.datatrak.com.