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Post-Genomic Era Drug Development Project Management Requires Knowledge Management
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Eric Walter Theodore Chojnicki, Director CMC Project Management, Allergan

The successful development of a drug in the post-genomic era of drug development requires infrastructure and good project management practices for the management of the knowledge necessary to facilitate strategic decisions. A Strategic...

Emerging Biopharma Gains Competitive Advantage in the Cloud
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Doug Caldwell, Vice President, Customer Architecture, Veeva Systems

The probability of receiving FDA approval for a new drug is less than 10 percent–and as low as 5.1 percent for oncology medicines. Small and emerging companies typically invest more than a decade of time and money into drug development, with...

Frustrations of a Healthcare CIO
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Mark Crandall, CIO, Consulate Health Care

As a national leading provider of senior healthcare services to 150 care centers in 15 states, Consulate Health Care has grown with a strong focus on patient needs. When I took the post as CIO back in 2014, my team was driven by company goals...

Going Digital: Driving Healthcare Transformation through Emerging Technology
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Vindell Washington, CMO and SVP, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

In today’s digital world, people handle the majority of their business and personal needs online. Increasingly, people expect to handle healthcare needs digitally as well. Spurred by new public demand, healthcare is rapidly moving into the...

Data Visualization for Improvised Information Discovery and Communication
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Rick White, CIO, Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc.

What is data without visualization? Not much and certainly not very satisfying. From early cartography, tables, and data charts to dynamic dashboards, geospatial rendering, and network graphs, we seek tools to understand our world. Moore’s...

Driving Productivity through eClinical Management Systems
Pharmatechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Ramkumar Rayapureddy, Global CIO, Mylan

The surge in clinical trials across the world has led to an increase in the volume of data pertaining to new drugs, ailments and their outcomes being recorded. The increased inflow of data coupled has enabled organizations to manage clinical trial...

The Crossroad of Population Health and Information Technology
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Pracha Eamranond, Senior VP, Medical Affairs and Population

Population health continues to play an enormous and evolving role in the forefront of health IT. Organizations across the country are working at various levels to integrate technology in managing the health of the various populations they serve....

Enterprise Solution Design Principles
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Leo Barella, VP, Enterprise Architecture, AstraZeneca [NYSE:AZN]

Architectural, or engineering, principles are the cornerstone of the Enterprise Architecture. IT organizations cannot effectively design an efficient architecture without such guiding principles, nor can it enforce an architecture that is...

Disruptive Trends in Manufacturing IT
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Michele C. D'Alessandro, VP & CIO, Manufacturing IT, Merck

The manufacturing world is undergoing its fourth industrial revolution, known as Industry 4.0, spurred by the proliferation of digital capabilities (Internet of Things), and the integration of these capabilities into existing production and...

Advanced Therapies for Patients Suffering from PAH
Pharmatechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Shola Oyewole, CIO, United Therapeutics Corporation

I am an information systems professional of 30 years, having worked in several industries including technology, education, non-profit, government, news media, and consulting. I currently serve as CIO for United Therapeutics (UT), a biotechnology...

How to Nurture a Biotech? Sometimes, Like a Teenager
Pharmatechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Nicholas Ventresca, SVP & CIO, ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

We are at a point in time where the old perceptions of what a biotech company is and is not are beginning to exceed the rules. Where we had once thought of biotech as needing less Information Technology solutions in comparison to big pharma, we...

Clinical Transformation Trek: The Journey
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Roni H. Amiel, Founder & CTO, Pinscriptive

The pace of change for healthcare providers is overwhelming at best. In today’s world of collaborative medicine and mobility, access to actionable, integrated clinical information and applications, regardless of location or device, is a...

Rules, Regulations, Reflection and Recommitment
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Loretta Mann, CIO, Beverly Hospital

Rules and Regulations The past few years have been a whirlwind of new rules and regulations, placing endless demands on Hospital based Information Technology Departments. When you add on to this the cost control initiatives, population health...

Smart Infrastructure Services for Biopharmaceuticals
Pharmatechoutlook >> cioviewpoint

Michael Gammons, VP and CIO, Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc

When approached about writing this article, I must admit that my initial reaction was dismissive. I questioned myself about writing something that other leaders would find beneficial and worth their time given the vast amount of reading that we do...

Purdue Pharma Strengthens Ties with Cognizant for Core IT Platform Optimization
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Pharma Tech Outlook

FREMONT, CA: Purdue Pharma strengthens its partnership with Cognizant with a new deal where the Information Technology and Services company, Cognizant, will be optimizing Purdue Pharma’s core IT platform for greater agility and better...

Quality Data Services: Comprehensive Services for eClinical Trials
Pharmatechoutlook >> vendor

John Paige, Director of IT

Provides comprehensive suite of clinical trial solutions

Veeva Systems [NYSE:VEEV]: Breathing Cloud into Pharma
Pharmatechoutlook >> vendor

Peter Gassner, Founder & CEO

Provider of industry cloud solutions designed to help life sciences companies with some their most critical functions

Open Systems, Inc.: Alleviating Compliance Pressures with Effective Solutions
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Michael Bertini, CEO

Provides adaptable ERP, accounting, and business software solutions for companies in a wide array of industries including—manufacturing, distribution, not-for-profit, and many more
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