Virtual, Decentralized Clinical Trials: Preparing for the New Reality

Clinical Trials, Life Sciences, Patient Recruitment & Retention,
  • Thursday, September 19, 2019 | 11am EDT (NA) / 4pm BST (UK) / 5pm CEST (EU-Central)
  • 60 min
As demand for greater patient-centricity in clinical research grows, trialists will be expected to adopt new trial designs that improve the patient experience while cutting costs and accelerating study completion times. Can new innovation improve clinical trials?

Thought leaders from OmniComm Systems and Medable will discuss opportunities that will help clinical professionals become more successful in developing an overall strategy for designing and executing decentralized trials. The featured speakers will provide an overview about the approach, benefits and challenges of conducting decentralized trials.

Some of the innovative technology solutions we will explore include:

  • The use of social media for patient recruitment
  • Electronic processes for patient enrollment and eConsent
  • Integration of digital health (mHealth) devices and telemedicine

The speakers will also discuss how OmniComm is expanding the borders of Electronic Data Capture (EDC) for data aggregation, review and reporting.

Attendees will gain insights into:

  • Basic features of virtual/decentralized trials
  • Benefits and unique challenges
  • Evolving technologies
  • Success factors
  • Solutions
  • Next steps



Tyler Pugsley, Vice President of Life Sciences, Medable

Tyler Pugsley has experience in clinical technology roles ranging from operations to business development. A strong believer in the Medable mission of bringing effective therapies to patients faster, Tyler consistently pushes the boundaries of what is deemed possible in clinical trials.

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Ken Light, Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy, OmniComm Systems

Ken Light is an industry veteran and subject matter expert in clinical trial technologies, standards and strategies including integration, innovation and process optimization. Ken currently oversees Corporate Strategy and Professional Services for OmniComm Systems. Prior to joining OmniComm, Ken oversaw similar clinical consulting practices for Oracle, BusinessEdge Solutions and First Consulting Group.

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Who Should Attend?

This webinar will appeal to senior-level managers, directors and executives working in the following or related areas:
  • Clinical Operations
  • Clinical Data Management
  • Compliance
  • Regulatory
  • Medical
  • BioStatics
  • Innovation
  • IT
  • Project Management

What You Will Learn

Attendees will gain insights into:

  • Basic features of virtual/decentralized trials
  • Benefits and unique challenges
  • Evolving technologies
  • Success factors
  • Solutions
  • Next steps

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OmniComm Systems, Inc

OmniComm Systems, Inc. is a leading strategic software solutions provider to the life sciences industry. OmniComm is dedicated to helping the world’s pharmaceutical, biotechnology, contract research organizations, diagnostic and device firms, and academic medical centers maximize the value of their clinical research investments. Through the use of innovative and progressive technologies, these organizations drive efficiency in clinical development, better manage their risks, ensure regulatory compliance and manage their clinical operations performance. With an extensive global experience from more than 6,000 clinical trials, OmniComm provides comprehensive solutions for clinical research. Please visit for more information.

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