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Innovative Strategy to Increase Opportunity for the Traditional Research Site

January 25, 2016

MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 2016 The Pulse on Site Success by Jeffrey Adelglass The individuals responsible for management, growth and development of clinical research sites are entrepreneurs. There is definitely evidence of expanded strategic development of innovative and entrepreneurial methods to garner new revenue, patient recruitment opportunities and visibility for the traditional, free standing clinical research site. Some recent examples include the addition of a medical spa facility at the Meridian Research site in Omaha, Nebraska. Nikki Osborne, CEO of Meridian, initiated a business expansion in 2012 to allow for a potential crossover of patients taking part in spa services and interesting … Read more

Greater Gift Initiative, Inc. Announces Partnership with Meridian

May 31, 2013

The Greater Gift Initiative, Inc., a Winston-Salem, NC-based not-for-profit organization announces its partnership with Meridian Clinical Research,LLC, a clinical site network comprised of four independent clinical research locations in Bellevue, NE, Dakota Dunes, SD, Omaha, NE and Savannah, GA. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 — The Greater Gift Initiative, Inc. has added Meridian Clinical Research to its growing list of site network partners. The Greater Gift Initiative (GGI) honors clinical trial volunteers who make the advancement of medicine possible by gifting one vaccine to one child each time one clinical trial volunteer makes the important decision to participate in a clinical … Read more

Laura Falcone Recognized as a Top US Clinical Researcher

November 9, 2012

Winners of the prestigious PharmaTimes US Clinical Researcher of the Year competition were announced last night at an awards ceremony hosted by competition partners SAS at their global headquarters in North Carolina. Finalists from 15 companies including AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, INC Research, Parexel, PharmaNet/i3, PPD, PRA International, and Shire competed head-to-head for the titles of Study Nurse of the Year, New CRA of the Year, Experienced CRA of the Year, Project Manager of the Year, Clinical Team of the Year, and overall Clinical Company of the Year. Laura Falcone of Meridian Clinical Research was named Study Nurse of the Year while … Read more

Meridian Opens Dakota Dunes Location

February 20, 2011

DAKOTA DUNES – Omaha-based Meridian Clinical Research, LLC opened an independent research site in Dakota Dunes in August. Meridian, a group of medical professionals dedicated to the advancement of clinical research, was founded 12 years ago. The 2,000 square-foot Dakota Dunes office, 330 Dakota Dunes Boulevard Suite 400, is the group’s second research site and employs five people.  “We’re just essentially set up like a doctor’s office,” Director Amy Workman said. “We have exam rooms and a lab.” Meridian’s research programs are open to patients interested in gaining access to new drug treatments or participating in clinical trials. Workman said … Read more