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Meridian Clinical Research Wins Inaugural Excellence in Patient Centricity Award

Meridian Wins Excellence in Patient Centricity Award

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research site network, won the first ever Excellence in Patient Centricity Award from the Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS). The award was presented to Meridian at the 2021 Global Site Solutions Summit in Hollywood, FL. Sponsored by Sanofi, the award was created to, “Celebrate a clinical research site that has proven its commitment to effective patient engagement by understanding clinical research from the patient perspective. Through the consideration of patient insights, the recipient of this award works tirelessly to produce … Read more

Meridian Clinical Research Opens Pediatric Site in Charleston, SC

Neigbors Pediatrics Site Opening

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, has opened a new site in Charleston, SC. Meridian is partnering with Neighbors Pediatrics, an organization providing quality medical care to children of all ages. The research site is located at 1871 Savage Rd., Charleston, SC 29407. Todd R. Vasko, MD, Philip J. McGaha, MD, and John “Jay” A. Traynham, MD, will serve as principal investigators to conduct clinical trials related to pediatrics, including vaccine studies. Each is board certified in pediatrics and have been practicing medicine for over … Read more

Meridian Ranks 1,145 on the 2021 Inc. 5000 List

Meridian is 11456 on the 2021 Inc 5000 List

Inc. magazine ranked Meridian Clinical Research as 1,145 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Headquartered in Omaha, NE, Meridian is a multi-specialty site network with 29 sites nationwide. The company’s ranking reflects growth from 2017 to 2020. Since 2020, Meridian has enrolled more than 8,000 patients into COVID-19 vaccine studies and has expanded its operations. In July, Meridian announced its acquisition of Sterling Research Group in Cincinnati, OH. Each year, Meridian donates to charities and causes that operate … Read more

Meridian Clinical Research Opens Family Medicine Site in Portsmouth, VA

Meridian Opens Site in Portsmouth, VA

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, has opened a new site in Portsmouth, VA. Meridian is partnering with Churchland Family Medicine, an organization providing medical care to all ages since 1987. The research site is located at 3235 Academy Ave., Suite 101, Portsmouth, VA, 23703. Frederick C. Crum, MD and Banu Myneni, DO will serve as principal investigators to conduct clinical trials related to general medicine and infectious diseases, including vaccine studies for people of all ages. Dr. Crum specializes in geriatric medicine and has … Read more

Meridian Clinical Research Acquires Sterling Research Group of Cincinnati, Ohio

Meridian Acquires Sterling

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, has acquired the assets and operations of Sterling Research Group. The acquisition includes Sterling’s three sites in Cincinnati, and expands Meridian’s footprint to 27 sites nationwide. Effective immediately, Meridian will operate Sterling’s sites at the following three locations: Auburn: 2230 Auburn Avenue, Level B, Cincinnati, OH 45219 Springdale: 375 Glensprings Drive, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, OH 45246 Downtown (MidWest Eye Center): 2055 Reading Rd., Suite 330, Cincinnati, OH 45202 “Meridian and Sterling collaborated closely for decades,” said Nicole Osborn, Founder … Read more

Michael Pierre Joins Meridian Clinical Research as Senior Director of Systems Management

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty site network, has hired Michael Pierre as Senior Director of Systems Management. At Meridian, Michael will manage the implementation of the company’s clinical trial management system (CTMS), as well as its eSource, eRegulatory, and eConsent technologies. He will help develop and uphold system practices and quality standards that align with Meridian’s policies. Pierre brings more than 20 years of clinical research experience to his role at Meridian. He was previously the Director of Special Projects for the Society for Clinical Research Sites … Read more

Meridian Becomes DoD Authorized SkillBridge Organization

Meridian is an Authorized SkillBridge Organization

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, is now an authorized SkillBridge organization. SkillBridge, a Department of Defense program, connects Service members with opportunities to gain civilian work experience through internships, apprenticeships, and specific industry training during the last 180 days of their service. “We’re honored to be part of SkillBridge and look forward to helping military personnel transition into positions at our sites nationwide,” said Stephanie Anderson, Meridian’s Vice President, Human Resources. “A regimented, detail-oriented approach is necessary for the highly-sensitive work we perform and … Read more

Meridian Opens Family Practice Site in Lincoln, NE

Meridian opens new site in Lincoln, NE

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, has opened a new site in Lincoln, NE. Meridian is partnering with Lincoln Medical Education Partnership, an organization providing medical care and educational health services to Nebraskans since 1971. The research site will be located at 4600 Valley Rd., Lincoln, NE 68510. Jay Meyer, MD, will serve as principal investigator to conduct clinical trials related to general medicine and infectious diseases, including vaccine studies for people of all ages. Dr. Meyer specializes in emergency medicine and has been a … Read more

Meridian Clinical Research Opens Pediatric Site in Washington, DC

Spring Valley Pediatrics and Meridian are Partnering in Washington, DC

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, has opened a new site in Washington, DC. Meridian is partnering with Spring Valley Pediatrics, a renowned pediatric practice that has provided pediatric medical care in the Washington area since 1930. Joanna Sexter, MD, and Peter Warfield, MD, will serve as principal investigator to conduct clinical trials at the site, which is located at 4850 Massachusetts Ave. NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20016. Under the oversight of Dr. Sexter and Dr. Warfild, the site will conduct studies related to … Read more

Meridian Clinical Research Opens Dedicated Research Center in Grand Island, NE

Meridian Clinical Research, a leading multi-specialty investigative research network, has opened a new standalone research site in Grand Island, NE. The site is located at 3537 West 13th Street, Suite 100, Grand Island, NE 68803. Local physicians, Adam Brosz, MD, and Erica Haake, MD, will continue to serve as principal investigators and oversee clinical trials at Meridian. Last year, Dr. Brosz oversaw COVID-19 vaccine studies at Meridian, and was a leading enroller for a Phase 3 study of one of the vaccines that has been granted emergency use … Read more