DCRI receives CRO Leadership Awards for third year

May 10, 2018 – The DCRI earned top marks in four categories, including Capabilities, Expertise, Quality, and Reliability.

For the third year, the DCRI has been recognized by the CRO Leadership Awards presented by Life Science Leader magazine. The organization was recognized in five out of six categoriesCapabilities, Compatibility, Expertise, Quality, and Reliabilityand listed as a Top Performer in Capabilities, Expertise, Quality, and Reliability. The DCRI also received Individual Attribute Awards for Data Quality, Meeting Overall Project Timelines, Operational Excellence, and Responsiveness.

The awards are based on online surveys conducted by Industry Standard Research. This year, 70 contract research organizations (CROs) were evaluated on more than 20 different performance metrics. The survey respondents came from biopharmaceutical companies and were asked to evaluate only those CROs with which they had worked on an outsourced project within the last 18 months.

A full list of award winners can be found in the May issue of Life Science Leader. A formal awards ceremony will be held June 25 in Boston at the 2018 DIA Global Annual Meeting.

“We are honored to again be recognized for the work we are doing to advance clinical science and improve patient health,” said DCRI Executive Director Eric Peterson, MD, MPH. “These awards are a reflection of the efforts of our faculty, fellows, and operational teams to make the DCRI the world’s leading academic research organization.”