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: UBC’s blog for our business and business partners. UBC is committed to sharing ideas and insights with the pharmaceutical and biotech industry to address the full product lifecycle and support the development and commercialization of safe and effective products.

10 Steps to Starting Patient Recruitment before Site Initiation
Mary James, Associate Director, Patient and Physician Services - January 13, 2017
If patient recruitment difficulties account for up to 80% of study delays, why not take advantage of the time before the site initiation visit (SIV) to prepare the site for patient enrollment?  At CHI’s Summit for Clinical Ops...
The future of connected health
Jason Doiron, Director, Product Management, Commercial Insights & Analytics - January 12, 2017
Last month, I had the opportunity to attend the Connected Health Conference in Washington, D.C. I heard presentations from many health and technology industry leaders who are working at the intersection of innovative product...
Named Patient Programme (NPP)
UBC - January 10, 2017
As regulatory review timelines grow, more patients are requesting access to medications in the window between a Phase III trial and marketing approval. Compassionate Use Programmes (CUPs) must balance urgency with eligibility and...
2017 pharmaceutical industry predictions
UBC - January 03, 2017
After weighing in on the biggest trends from the last year, we asked a few of our experts to predict the forces that would shape the industry in 2017. Optimizing the Value of Healthcare The focus of 2017 will be about realizing the...
Happy Holidays 2016 | UBC
UBC - December 15, 2016
Our colleagues throughout the pharma and biotech industry work every day to put new treatment options in the hands of patients. This holiday season we’re celebrating the joy and good health you bring patients around the world. Your...