News & Announcements

I-ACT for Children Selects Advarra as Central IRB for its Pediatric Clinical Trials Site Network

I-ACT for Children has selected Advarra as the central IRB for the I-ACT for Children Clinical Trials Site Network – a geographically and therapeutically diverse network of pediatric trial sites committed to improving efficiencies and capabilities for the conduct of clinical trials. I-ACT for Children launched the central IRB function to streamline processes, expedite IRB…

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Dr. Rosenberg will Co-lead a Workshop at the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare

I-ACT for Children’s Dr. Carol Rosenberg (read full bio), Quality Improvement Project Manager, will co-lead a workshop at the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (http://imsh2019.com/) on January 29th.  Dr. Rosenberg will co-lead a workshop with Drs. Jennifer Arnold and Maria Carmen Diaz that focuses on the use of high-fidelity simulators to educate patients and their family…

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I-ACT for Children Staff Honored at SoCRA Annual Meeting

At the recent annual meeting of the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA), I-ACT for Children’s Lisa Benson and Janelle Allen were honored for their contributions to pediatric clinical trials. Lisa Benson, Vice President of Clinical Research Operations, Quality and Education, was awarded the SoCRA President’s Award for Distinguished Service. The award recognized the impact Ms. Benson’s…

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Multiple Positions Available at I-ACT for Children

As I-ACT for Children continues to grow, we are again in need for talented individuals to join our team. If you are interested in joining a group of hard-working, dedicated individuals focused on improving pediatric healthcare, please review the open positions found below. Medical Director Clinical Project Manager Senior Administrative Assistant   All applications should…

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I-ACT for Children Welcomes Laura Gordon as Chief Executive Officer

The Institute for Advanced Clinical Trials for Children (I-ACT for Children) is pleased to welcome Laura Gordon as Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Gordon is a highly experienced executive leader with expertise in health policy and communications, organizational development and stakeholder engagement in the public and private healthcare sectors. She most recently was General Manager of…

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I-ACT Continues to Add Sites to Its Growing Hospital & University Site Network

Recruiting a sufficient number of participants to complete a pediatric trial is often a major limitation within an efficacious study. To combat this issue, the Institute for Advanced Clinical Trials for Children (I-ACT for Children) is constructing a network of hospital centers and university sites that have demonstrated the appropriate resources to carry out pediatric…

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