NEEDHAM, MA --(Marketwired - June 01, 2016) - Clinical Informatics News, the leader in reporting innovative technologies from clinical trials to medical informatics, today opened the call for entries for the 2017 Clinical Informatics News Best Practices Awards. The Fourth Annual Clinical Informatics News Best Practices Awards program seeks to recognize outstanding examples of applied strategic innovation -- partnerships, deployments, and collaborations that manifestly improve the clinical trial process.

The Criteria for Entry Includes:

  • The work for which recognition is sought must have been done in the last two years and be substantially complete.
  • Nominations are open to R&D and scientific facilities and labs in pharmaceutical companies, biotech companies, academia, government, medical or related institutions and organizations, as well as public and private research organizations.

Past Winners Included:

2016 Best Practices Winners

  • Clinical Data Intelligence: Neurological Clinical Research Institute @ Massachusetts General Hospital and Prize4Life
  • Study Startup and Design: Clincierge
  • Patient Data Management: Science 37 with LA BioMed

2015 Best Practices Winners:

  • Patient Data Management: ePharmaSolutions
  • Study Startup and Design: Clinical Supplies Management (CSM)
  • Clinical Data Intelligence: Dabo Health

2014 Best Practices Winners:

  • Patient Data Management: Mytrus and Pfizer
  • Study Startup and Design: Clinical Ink
  • Clinical Data Intelligence: Forte Research Systems Research Resonance Network

For more information on submitting your Clinical Informatics News Best Practices Awards entry form, visit: or contact Allison Proffitt, Editorial Director, 617.233.8280 or Deadline for entry is November 11, 2016.

Winners are chosen by a panel of experts and will be announced at the Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Eighth Annual Summit for Clinical Ops Executives, that is January 24-26, 2017 in Miami, FL. Additional information on this event can be found at

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Part of Cambridge Healthtech Publishing (, Clinical Informatics News reports on innovative technologies from clinical trials to medical informatics. Technology continues to permeate all aspects of clinical trials and the patient experience, and the tools to support these efforts are maturing rapidly., the Clinical Informatics News Newsletter and News Bulletins provide authoritative news, views and insights on the vast landscape of innovation between clinical trial management and delivery of care.

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