CROMSOURCE has managed 16 ophthalmic trials in the past five years in Sjorgren's syndrome, uveitis, glaucoma, intra-ocular lenses, contact lens solutions, vitreous implants, and ophthalmic diagnostics.
CROMSOURCE'S staff has legacy experience in these and other indications, including: retinitis pigmentosa, dry eye, post-cataract surgery inflammation, AMD, blepharitis, conjunctivitis, diabetic macular oedema, diabetic retinopathy, geographic atrophy, and ocular adenovirus infection.
The following table describes the CROMSOURCE ophthalmic trials performed in the past five years:
As demonstrated, CROMSOURCE has extensive experience in ophthalmology:
- Clinical managers have a complete understanding of the patient population, the operational challenges associated with recruiting and retaining patients, and the strategies to conduct these studies in a timely manner.
- CROMSOURCE's staff has considerable experience and expertise in comprehensive data management and statistics for ophthalmic studies.
- CROMSOURCE'S monitors are experienced in ophthalmology endpoints and data; this understanding of the data being monitored ensures that monitoring is not just a box-checking exercise and that the highest quality data are delivered.
Selecting Experience in Ophthalmology
Ask any Director of Clinical Operations to name their #1 criteria for CRO selection and they will tell you "experience in our therapeutic area and indication." We couldn't agree more.
That's why we carefully selected the individuals that lead our ophthalmic clinical research team. As you can see in the profiles below, CROMSOURCE's ophthalmic team has decades of experience in ophthalmic clinical trials.
That's why major ophthalmic companies have selected CROMSOURCE for their studies.
When selecting experience, select CROMSOURCE.
CROMSOURCE Opthalmic Experts - Example Profiles
Clinical Manager worked as an ophthalmic assistant for several years before moving into a study coordinator role in a busy optometry practice. She continued in this role for 18 years and then moved into clinical research, working as a Clinical Research Associate for a Contract Research Organization (CRO). She spent seven years in this role, working on a variety of ophthalmology projects. She joined CROMSOURCE in 2007 as a Clinical Project Manager, specializing in ophthalmology studies. She has managed many ophthalmology studies including front of eye and back of eye indications and drug and device studies.
Clinical Manager is a physician by training and started work in clinical research in 2004 as a study coordinator at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She joined a large CRO as a research coordinator and then as a data manager. She then worked for a multinational ophthalmic company as a clinical research associate for several years. Clinical Manager joined well-funded start-up ophthalmic company as a clinical project manager, overseeing all aspects of a major project, prior to joining CROMSOURCE. She has excellent ophthalmology knowledge and experience.
Clinical Manager is a Certified Paraoptometric Assistant, who joined CROMSOURCE in 2010. Previously she worked for seven years for a major ophthalmic company in roles of increasing responsibility, initially as a Clinical Research Associate I (CRA I) and latterly as a Senior CRA. She was responsible for all aspects of clinical trial conduct from site selection to close out visits, including routine monitoring and managing vendors. Clinical Manager has experience in many ophthalmic indications and with several different ophthalmic products, including Contact Lenses, Lens Care Solutions, Combination Products, Glaucoma, Punctal Plugs, and Allergy. At CROMSOURCE, she was promoted to Clinical Manager and has overseen numerous ophthalmology projects in a variety of indications.
Our End-to-End Guarantee
- Guaranteed study start-up time
- Guaranteed enrollment
- Guaranteed price with no CRO initiated changes in scope
- Guaranteed database lock date
How can CROMSOURCE do this?
- Realistic and deeply detailed feasibility analysis
- Operational excellence within a cohesive team
- Excellent, long-term relationships with sites, investigators, and KOLs
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Antoinette Torres Frankum
Head of US Operations