I-ACT for Children Welcomes Gary Noel, MD, as Chief Medical Officer

November 12, 2019

The Institute for Advanced Clinical Trials (I-ACT) for Children is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Noel, MD, as its Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Noel is a pediatrician, child advocate, specialist in Infectious Diseases and Immunology and a seasoned expert in drug development, having spent more than 30 years in leadership roles in the…


September 3, 2019

SHERATON SILVER SPRING | SILVER SPRING, MD SEPTEMBER 9, 2019 | 8:30 AM-4:30 PM I-ACT for Children will co-host the first Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Platform Trial Community Meeting on Sept. 9 with collaborators Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy and the Critical Path Institute. The Duchenne Platform Trial is being designed to increase access to therapeutic trials…

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

June 10, 2019

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…

Chiesi Group Joins I-ACT for Children as an Annual Member

April 24, 2019

Today I-ACT for Children welcomes Chiesi Group as our newest Annual Member. Click on the link below for more details. Full press release

Bayer Joins I-ACT for Children as an Annual Member

April 15, 2019

We are thrilled to welcome Bayer AG as I-ACT for Children’s newest Annual Member! Click on the image below to read the full announcement.

Eli Lilly and Company Joins I-ACT for Children as a Sustaining Member

March 19, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Eli Lilly and Company has joined I-ACT for Children as our newest Sustaining Member. Please click the image below for the press release and full details.

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

January 25, 2019

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…

Novartis Joins I-ACT for Children as a Sustaining Member

October 12, 2018

We are thrilled to welcome Novartis as our newest sustaining member, click the image below to read the full press release.  

I-ACT for Children Staff Honored at SoCRA Annual Meeting

October 9, 2018

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…

Multiple Positions Available at I-ACT for Children

June 28, 2018

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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