Academic Medical Centers (AMCs) across the U.S. are attempting to win more industry-sponsored research trials, and one strategy is to partner with the multiple external IRBs that sponsors and CROs designate as central IRBs.
This whitepaper explores three case studies to illustrate how and why leading institutions have made the decision to switch from reliance on just one external IRB to partnering with multiple independent IRBs.
- Insights from institutions
- Developing a selection criteria
- Managing multiple independent IRBs
- Key issues to address in a master services agreement