Upcoming Webinar: Advancing Drug Development with Digital Health

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Upcoming Webinar: Advancing Drug Development with Digital Health

Next week, I’ll be teaming up with Drew Schiller, one of the co-founders of digital health platform Validic, in a webchat about using digital health tools to make solid progress in drug development.

If more real-world data from mobile sensors, wearable devices or apps is collected earlier in the drug development process, we can move the value curve of an outcome to earlier in the development process. Right now, the value curve is typically reached in the late-phase, post-approval process. Just consider what a drug’s value would be if far more real-world data was presented to payors when negotiating a reimbursement rate.

Digital health sensors and devices also allow us to make trials more “patient centric” by collecting more passive data with far less patient burden. Monitoring patients in real-time outside of the clinic could also reduce site visits and the data acquisition costs that are sourced from the patient. 

Implementing digital health tools in clinical trials is beneficial to both trial participants and pharma companies. 

Interested in learning more? Check out the details and sign up for the free webinar here.

Advancing Drug Development with Digital Health: Four Key Ways to Integrate Patient-Generated Data into Trials

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 11:00 AM (EST)

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Joe Dustin

Joe Dustin is the Principal of Mobile Health at Medidata. For 15 years, Joe has been leading efforts to transform the patient experience in clinical trials using mobile apps, wearables and biosensors. Joe started his career during the early days of ePRO and has held many roles in IT, Project Management, Support, and Solution Consulting. Previously, Joe worked at CRF Health and etrials before joining Medidata in 2008. Originally from the Boston area, Joe is passionate about technology, an avid guitar player, and has never experienced a clinical trial run on paper.