BRANY Announces Launch of a new IRB Focusing on Social, Behavioral and Educational Research

Focused IRB offers specific expertise in social and behavioral sciences, including: Qualitative Research Nursing Research (Magnet Designated) Quality of Life Research Evidence based research  (Lake Success, NY) — BRANY announced today the launch of a new IRB focusing on social, behavioral and educational research (SBER). “The aim of BRANY’s SBER IRB is to offer social, […]

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Feds Announce Requirements Aimed at Providing more information about clinical trials to the public

Feds Announce Requirements Aimed at Providing more information about clinical trials to the public The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced a final rule, which outlines new requirements for registering and recording certain clinical trials on its ClinicalTrials.gov website. At the same time, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) issued a […]

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FOCUS: Kris Michael Mahadeo, MD

Pediatric hematologist-oncologist Kris Michael Mahadeo, MD., has been with Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) in New York for two years. He was previously at University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles.  Like many other specialists in pediatric cancer, he credits the low mortality rate among children with cancer […]

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Congratulations to our Top Ten Clinical Trial Enrollers

BRANY recently completed an analysis to assess how principal investigators are enrolling in active clinical trials. The ten investigators listed below, along with their research teams, consistently enrolled subjects in their ongoing clinical trials, hitting their recruitment goal at an average of 70 percent or higher.  We were impressed with these statistics and wanted to […]

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Frequently asked questions about BRANY’s Acquisition of CITI

In May 2016, BRANY (Biomedical Research Alliance of NY), a national organization providing support services to research institutions and investigators in a wide variety of therapeutic areas, medical devices, biologic and diagnostic trials, announced its acquisition of the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Program (CITI). The link below will bring you to frequently asked questions about the acquisition. https://support.citiprogram.org/customer/portal/articles/2477581-citi-program-a-division-of-brany—faq If you have any […]

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FDA Releases Draft Guidance for Medicare Coverage of Investigational Devices

The FDA recently released a draft guidance policy categorizing investigational device exemption (IDE) devices. The guidance was developed to assist the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in determining whether or not an IDE device should be covered (reimbursed) by CMS. The guidance has significant implications for research sites and investigators who are responsible […]

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BRANY Announces Acquisition of University of Miami’s CITI (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative) Program

(Lake Success, NY) — BRANY (Biomedical Research Alliance of NY), a national organization providing support services to research institutions and investigators in a wide variety of therapeutic areas, medical devices, biologic and diagnostic trials, announced today its acquisition of the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Program (CITI), a leading provider of online research ethics education to the research community. “With […]

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HRP Consulting Group joining BRANY

HRPs Conulting Group joining BRANY HRP Consulting Group, Inc. (“HRP”) will be joining BRANY (Biomedical Research Alliance of New York, LLC (“BRANY”) as a separate division of the company, both companies announced today. The partnership will provide a platform to support the growth of HRP as it continues to respond to the needs of its public […]

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Laura Donohue Joins BRANY’s IRB Team

We are pleased to announce that Laura Donohue has joined the team as IRB Supervisor, where she will work with BRANY’s central, AAHRPP-accredited IRB.   “Laura’s extensive experience as a research coordinator at one of our founding institutions provides her with insights that will be invaluable to our other clients,” says Raffaella Hart, vice president, […]

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