New Therapeutics: From an Idea to an Approved Therapy 

II. Industry Supported Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials

Many studies are supported by the pharmaceutical industry, but with the overall study principal investigator functioning independently of the sponsor. This talk provides an overview of the process of developing and conducting industry supported investigator-initiated clinical trials at academic medical centers.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the various models of industry-supported clinical trials
  2. Recognize the advantages and potential challenges of industry-supported investigator-initiated trials
  3. Provide examples of successes and failures and lessons learned
Benjamin Ortiz, MD