UBC's Blog

UBC is committed to sharing ideas & insights with the pharmaceutical & biotech industry to address the full product lifecycle & support the development & commercialization of safe & effective products.


Clinical Nurse Educators open doors for pharma sales reps
Nicole Hebbert, Vice President, Patient Access & Engagement - September 28, 2016
“There is one great problem that seriously challenges the ability of America’s research-based pharmaceutical companies to continue doing what they do better than any other entity of the globe: research and develop new cures and...
Patrick Lindsay, President, UBC
UBC - September 21, 2016
UBC President Patrick Lindsay began his career in the biopharma industry as a data manager working on a 280,000-patient breast cancer research study that helped define mammography screening guidelines. In the 30 years since then, he’s...
Nurses drive improved adherence
UBC - September 15, 2016
Reimbursement challenges can cause lengthy delays in therapy initiation for patients with life-threating diseases. However, improving outcomes is more than just overcoming barriers to access. Many patients, already at an increased...
Catherine Sigler, PhD, Executive Director, Safety, Epidemiology, Registries, and Risk Management (SERRM) - September 14, 2016
UBC’s distinguished scientists recently participated in the 32nd International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management in Dublin. The team presented abstracts and attended a variety of sessions. Here were...
Patient recruitment - social media and texting
Amelia Kerin, Patient & Physician Services - September 13, 2016
With summer behind us, many of our clients are focused on year-end milestones. Maybe it’s first patient randomized in a new study or meeting the study enrollment goal or a target number of sites activated. If you’ve been reading our...