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5 Trends in Clinical Research Resourcing to Watch in 2023

As we head into 2023, the clinical research resourcing experts at Vitalief expect continued disruptions in traditional workforce strategies. Several industry trends will significantly impact research and clinical trial organizations’ recruiting, hiring, and retention practices. Today, we’re diving into the top five trends and how they may impact your workforce

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Challenges and Triumphs in Oncology Clinical Research Jobs

According to, there are 7,900+ oncology trials currently recruiting in the United States. These trials can be lengthy and complex. They require a lot of motivation from the clinical research teams that keep them going. Clinical research nurses are vital in supporting trial participants throughout their healthcare journey. Nurses

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Opportunities for Nurses in Clinical Research

In the past couple of years, the nursing profession has been riding a rollercoaster. Fueled by a global pandemic and labor shortages, the profession has seen its fair share of trauma in a short timeframe.  Simply working in a high-stress environment (particularly the emergency department or intensive care unit) where

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A Day in the Life of a Clinical Research Coordinator

We recently got the chance to speak with Jeimy Rosado, Clinical Trials Program Manager at Vitalief. Jeimy is new to Vitalief, but she is not new to clinical trials. She brings over a dozen years of practical experience in clinical trial administration. Jeimy is very energetic and clearly enjoys her

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The Shift to Hybrid and Virtual Clinical Trials

During the regional lock-downs of the COVID-19 pandemic, telemedicine became a popular option for patients to see and interact with healthcare providers without visiting their offices. The initial motivation to move to telemedicine was to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and enhance patient safety. Since then, telemedicine and other tools

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The Evolving Role of the Clinical Research Coordinator

Clinical Research Coordinators (CRCs) hold a pivotal position and are critical to the success of a clinical trial. These multi-talented team members are often required to be a “Jack-of-All-Trades.” Florence Healthcare describes the CRC as “the “heart” of a clinical trial – the champion of the protocol, the guardian of

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When Culture Drives Success

When Culture Drives Success There are plenty of blogs and books about organizational culture and its impact on the success or failure of a company. Company culture impacts employees, management teams, partners, and clients. Peter Drucker famously said, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” David Cummings, Co-founder of Pardot, similarly advised,

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