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The WIRB-Copernicus Group Partners with Mytrus, Inc. to Deliver Revolutionary, Interactive Electronic Informed Consent Solution

Princeton, NJ (May 20, 2013): The WIRB-Copernicus Group, the world’s largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for human research, announced today that it has partnered with Mytrus, Inc., a pioneer in “virtual clinical trials” and technologies that improve clinical trial efficiency, to deliver a unique electronic informed…READ MORE

Press Release: WIRB‐Copernicus Group Thought Leaders Tapped for Key Roles at 2013 AAHRPP Conference

Princeton, NJ (April 3, 2013) – The WIRB‐Copernicus Group, the world’s largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for human research, announced today that Jeffrey A. Cooper, MD, MMM, Vice President of Global Consulting for The WIRB‐Copernicus Group and Carrie Fisher, PhD, MBA, Vice President of Process Development…READ MORE

CGIRB named a Training Magazine Top 125 finalist

For the second year in a row, CGIRB has been named a finalist in Training magazine’s annual Top 125, which ranks companies’ excellence in employer-sponsored training and development programs. The final rankings will be announced during Training’s 2012 Conference and Expo, scheduled for Feb. 18-20 in Orlando, Florida. Training…READ MORE

Tim Schuckman serves as Scope Summit speaker

Tim Schuckman, Director of Business Development will be speaking with Jennifer Peterson, Senior Clinical Trials Manager – Duke Clinical Research Institute at the Scope Summit being held February 5-7 in Miami, Florida. Their presentation titled “Benefits of Establishing a Strategic Partnership between the ARO/CRO and the Central IRB” will…READ MORE

Yvonne Higgins serves on PRIM&R planning committee and as faculty member

Yvonne Higgins, CGIRB’s Vice President, Quality Management, served on the planning committee to create this year’s annual PRIM&R event, Advancing Ethical Research Conference, slated for Dec. 3 through Dec. 6 in San Diego, Calif. In this role, Higgins worked with peers to plan 150 practical workshops and didactic sessions….READ MORE

Jeffrey Cooper speaks at PRIM&R

Jeffrey A. Cooper, MD, MMM will be speaking at PRIM&R’s 2012 Advancing Ethical Research Conference Dec. 3 through Dec. 6 in San Diego, Calif. The annual Advancing Ethical Research Conference serves those involved in every facet of the research arena. The 2012 conference will bring together nearly 3,000 individuals…READ MORE

Press Release: Copernicus Group IRB named Fast 50 Company

November 20, 2012, Research Triangle Park, N.C. – Copernicus Group IRB (CGIRB), a leading independent institutional review board, accepted Triangle Business Journal’s annual Fast 50 award, which recognizes North Carolina’s 50 fastest-growing private companies in the Raleigh-Durham area. Dawn Pope, CGIRB’s Chief Operating Officer, accepted the award at the…READ MORE

Nick Slack featured in November Scrip Regulatory Affairs

Nick Slack, Vice President of Consulting at CGIRB’s sister company – Western IRB (WIRB), is featured in this month’s issue of Scrip Regulatory Affairs. Scrip Regulatory Affairs (SRA) is the leading provider of regulatory news, analysis & practical guidance for the pharma, biotech and medtech industries. Slack discusses the…READ MORE

CGIRB attending 2012 MAGI West Clinical Research Conference

Copernicus Group IRB is exhibiting at the 2012 MAGI West Clinical Research Conference, Oct. 21-24 in San Diego. The conference, which will be held at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, will include more than 90 sessions and workshops in seven tracks: sponsor operations, site operations, regulatory compliance, contracts, budgets &…READ MORE

Press Release: CGIRB Corporate Trainer speaking at Barnett Clinical Summit

October 9, 2012, Research Triangle Park – Copernicus Group IRB (CGIRB), a leading independent institutional review board, announced today that Corporate Trainer Sydney Douglas will be speaking at this week’s Barnett Clinical Summit in Cambridge, Mass. The four-day summit, which begins today, is a premier information-sharing forum covering issues…READ MORE