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Recent Perspectives & Research

Improving Subject Selection and Endpoint Management in Alzheimer’s Trials

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The Essential and Most Commonly Overlooked Step in Optimizing Study Enrollment

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Early Chart Reviews Can Provide Steady Flow of Potential Study Subjects, Experts Say

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Data Insight of the Month

Percentage of Sites with zero enrollment on the rise

Since 2016, the WCG Knowledge Base has tracked a substantial jump in sites unable to enroll a single patient into their clinical trial.

These non-performing “zero enrollers” sites can generate a huge negative financial impact on clinical trials.

Learn how to select high-performing sites

About the WCG Institute

The WCG Institute was founded to advance clinical research. We do this by un-gating the perspectives and data insights of the WCG experts and Knowledge Base.

Our expert team of Fellows draw on deep industry knowledge and decades of experience and from working with—and for—the leading companies and institutions in clinical research. Meet our Experts

Our perspectives are informed by the WCG Knowledge Base: our proprietary decision engine with trusted data on 95% of all industry-sponsored protocols and associated study details. Explore the Knowledge Base

Meet the Fellows of the WCG Institute

Our expert team of Fellows empowers you with timely and impactful perspectives based on deep industry knowledge and decades of experience from working with forward-thinking clients.

Jonathan Seltzer, MD, MBA, MA, FACC

Chief Scientific Officer,
WCG ACI Clinical

Lindsay McNair, MD, MPH, MSB

Chief Medical Officer, WCG

Mark G. A. Opler, PhD, MPH

Chief Research Officer,
WCG MedAvante-ProPhase


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