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Are cardiovascular patients ready for the digital revolution? 

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The adoption of digital technologies has accelerated dramatically during the pandemic. Now patients want more influence on how technologies are designed and how their data is handled  The digital tools needed to support remote...
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Patient remuneration: have your say

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Now is your chance to help to share harmonised global principles on remunerating patients for interactions with industry  As patients and industry move towards new standards on how the patient community collaborates with healthcare...
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Fair Market Value: Survey reveals new insights on patient compensation 

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What does a fair approach to compensating patients for contributing to medicines research and development look like? We asked health stakeholders.  There is broad agreement that patients and patient advocates should be compensated for the...

Putting patient engagement on the map at ISPOR US

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Dr Oleksandr Gorbenko displayed a PFMD poster at the New Orleans conference, attracting strong interest from experts in health economics and outcomes Patients are increasingly involved in clinical research as companies and academics seek...

Making the case for patient engagement

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Danielle Barron speaks to MediPace founder Guy Yeoman about his latest efforts to spread the word on patient engagement.  When it comes to patient engagement, empowerment is the name of the game. That’s according to Guy Yeoman, founder...

EU must prioritise patient engagement in health research 

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The European Commission, health industry organisations, and patient groups are busily crafting a bold new public-private partnership. Citizen and patient involvement will be a key focus. With plenty of existing tools to help make patient...

How Parkinson’s UK is piloting the Patient Engagement Quality Guidance

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Parkinson’s UK is the UK’s leading charity supporting people affected by Parkinson’s, a neurological condition for which there is currently no cure. The charity’s mission is to find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by...

EU researchers to have access to ‘pool’ of patient experts

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The value of including patients in medical research is now widely accepted. Yet one of the challenges for scientists and companies keen to embrace the concept of patient engagement is identifying suitably-qualified patient experts to work...

FDA calls on industry to speed up trials process

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The FDA appears to be taking its regulatory role to new levels as it seeks to shape a better medicines development ecosystem. The recent statement by FDA Commissioner Dr Scott Gottlieb focused on new strategies to modernise clinical trials...