As clinical trials become more complex and regulatory barriers are heightened, the demand for competent
project management intensifies. Sponsors, who entrust critical aspects of their product development programs to contract research organizations, have high expectations when it comes to efficiency, speed and cost control. In essence, clinical project managers need strong planning, organizational and communication skills to lead trials from initiation to closeout on time and within budget. This lecture provides tips and best practices to effectively manage clinical trials and ensure all stakeholders are in sync and and working towards common goals. Participants will also learn practical techniques to simplify the management of multisite clinical trials.