News and Events

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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…

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…

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…

Collin Hovinga, PharmD., M.S., FCCP joins I-ACT for Children as Senior Vice President, Clinical and Scientific Development

The Institute for Advanced Clinical Trials for Children (I-ACT for Children) is excited to announce that Dr. Collin Hovinga has joined the organization as the Senior Vice President, Clinical and Scientific Development. Dr. Hovinga is recognized as a thought leader in pediatric pharmacology and has held appointments with the FDA’s Peripheral and Central Nervous System…