This week in transparency news: August 3 – August 9, 2019

by Staff writer,
Posted on 8/9/2019

Transparency in clinical trials is continually changing, and to stay on top of the news, TrialAssure brings a weekly round-up of some of the key stories surrounding disclosures in clinical trials. This week’s stories are as follows:

Reputation of big pharma suffering in the UK, research shows – PR Week

According to a major report from the United Kingdom, less than one-third of UK patient groups rate the pharma industry’s reputation positively. The report comes at a time when many pharmaceutical companies face pressure from the public and regulatory bodies over transparency concerns.

Jonathan Owen has the full story here

New template for requesting assignments for results available now – EudraCT

According to a recent news update from EudraCT, a new template for requesting assignments for results is now available. It can be accessed via the EudraCT website.

Follow EudraCT’s news updates

Trial registration in nursing: room for improvement – Watcast: Roger Watson’s Podcasts

Host Roger Watson describes a recent study published in the Journal of Advanced Nursing that reviews the prospective registration of trials that have been published in nursing science journals in 2017. The authors conclude that more can be done to improve trial registration.

Listen to the full podcast

 Event alert: Disclosure and Transparency for Clinical Data SummitExL Pharma

From August 14-15 in Philadelphia, experts from the life sciences and transparency industries will discuss how to balance commercial values and ethical responsibilities through the vigilant execution of national and global data transparency.  Attendees will gain comprehensive, high-quality information from experts in the field.

Learn more about this event here

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