Therapeutic Areas

Over the years, Pharm-Olam has been privileged to support trials in a wide range of therapeutic areas and in most major indications. Our broad base of experience allows us to create customized solutions that have saved our clients valuable time and keep their studies on budget. Our skilled team, staffed with experienced physicians from various therapeutic backgrounds, ensures that your program will be designed and managed correctly from the start.

Pharm-Olam has complete capabilities to provide full services to our trial sponsor clients including Site Selection, Monitoring, Investigator Meetings, Ethics and Regulatory Approvals, Import/Export Licenses, Drug Labeling and Distribution, Project Management, Pharmacovigilance, Data Management, Report Writing, Translations, and CRF design and printing.

To explore some of our recent experience, visit our Thought Leadership page and view our Case Studies, Whitepapers, and Infographics.

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Cardiovascular therapies represent an extremely active area for clinical trials including investigational studies concerning cardiovascular disease, heart failure, arrhythmias, and the study of cardiac imaging and cardiac devices. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical, and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angioplasty
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Blood Loss
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Occlusions
  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Left Ventricular Dysfunction
  • Leg and Foot Artery
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Perfusion
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Stent
  • Stroke
  • Thromboembolism

Conditions requiring dermatological therapies are well represented in the international regions where Pharm-Olam has specific strengths, as our rapid recruitment for these trials demonstrates. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical, and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

  • Adhesive Bandage
  • Alopecia
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Glabellar Lines
  • Impetigo
  • Psoriasis
  • Scleroderma
  • Skin Structure Infection
  • Tinea Pedis
  • Urticaria

Our device experts have assisted companies from small start-ups to large international companies with regulatory issues and the conduct of clinical trials in devices, ranging from diagnostic products, active medical devices, and device delivery systems in many different regions from traditional to emerging markets.

Leveraging the latest available technology, Pharm-Olam provides a variety of expedited and aggregate reports to aid in global adverse event reporting, including the FDA MedWatch, CIOMS, PSUR, DSUR/ASR and other major international reporting forms. Our statistical and data teams can provide timely release of data to support critical business decisions through clean data structures and adaptive design methods.

See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      Endocrine medicine and our expanding understanding of the role of hormones on many medical conditions have led to numerous new therapies and avenues of discovery. As with any trial, accessing the right patient population is critical, especially with some of the rare endocrine conditions. Our global resources are able to access the right patient networks and facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Acromegaly
      • Diabetes, Type 1
      • Diabetes, Type 2
      • Diabetic Foot Ulcer
      • Diabetic Nephropathy
      • Endometriosis
      • Growth Hormone Therapy
      • Hypogonadism
      • Leiomyomata
      • Prostate Cancer (Hormone Therapy)
      • Short Cervix
      • Uterine Fibroids

      As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration. The depth of our experience in global markets pays dividends for our clients, saving them time, avoiding regulatory and importation delays, and leading to successfully capturing the data they need to meet their goals.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Abdominal Infections
      • Abdominal Post-Operative Pain
      • Chemo-Induced Nausea
      • Clostridium Difficile
      • Colonoscopy Prep
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Gastritis
      • Gastro-Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
      • Hepatic Impairment
      • Hypoalbuminemia with Liver Disease
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Liver Cirrhosis
      • Non-Erosive Reflux Disease
      • Traveler's Diarrhea
      • Ulcerative Colitis

      As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration. Our extensive resources in Russia and Eastern Europe are of particular advantage when gynecological patients are sought who have a specific disease or condition for which they have not been previously treated.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Androgenetic Alopecia (females)
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Endometriosis
      • Essential Thrombocythaemia (Pregnancy Outcome Registry)
      • Hysterectomy
      • Leiomyomata
      • Migraine (Menstrual)
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Premenstrual Cramps
      • Short Cervix
      • Urinary Tract Infection
      • Uterine Fibroids

      From small population rescue studies that demand start-up in weeks to phase IV studies involving thousands of patients at more than 100 sites in numerous countries, we have the resources to achieve your goals. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Anemia
      • Anticoagulant Reversal
      • Blood Loss
      • Essential Thrombocythaemia
      • Graft Versus Host Disease
      • Hereditary Angioedema
      • Hyperbilirubinemia (Genetic)
      • Leukemia
      • Lymphoma
      • Myelofibrosis
      • Myeloma
      • Neutropenia
      • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
      • Sickle Cell Anemia
      • Thromboembolism
      • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

      From hospital-acquired infections to community-acquired infections, this therapeutic area has become increasingly active and global populations play significant trial roles. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Abdominal Infections
      • Bacterial Infections
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Cellulitis
      • Common Cold
      • Hepatitis B
      • Hepatitis C
      • HIV
      • Impetigo
      • Influenza
      • Otitis Media
      • Pneumonia
      • Prosthetic Joint Infection
      • RSV
      • Skin Structure Infection
      • Tinea Pedis
      • Traveler's Diarrhea
      • Tuberculosis
      • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
      • Urinary Tract Infection

      At Pharm-Olam, we have worked on many studies that don't fit into "normal" categories. These studies included some innovative and unique approaches that were implemented to match our clients' unique requirements. Our ability to work closely with our clients ensures that we can provide custom solutions for our clients' unique needs, each and every time.

      • Allergy studies incorporating Environmental Exposure Units
      • Cytogenetic Testing of Prenatal Samples (Diagnostic, Device)
      • Graft Versus Host Disease
      • Hypoalbuminemia with Liver Disease (FIM)
      • Ingestible Sensor in Special Patient Populations (Device)
      • Orphan Indications (experience with approximately 100 orphan drug studies)
      • Periodontal Regeneration
      • Prevention of blood loss during on pump CTS
      • Prostate Cancer treatment (incorporating Vascular Targeted Photodynamic Therapy)
      • Pseudomanas aeruginosa with Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis
      • Traveler's Diarrhea (Delivery system, Vaccine)

      As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration. We have an proven track record of achieving patient recruitment goals ahead of schedule. Our success often leads clients to expand our target goals after competitor CROs fall short of their allotted goals.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Cervical Dystonia
      • Cholecystectomy (pain)
      • Epilepsy
      • Epicondylitis (pain)
      • Friedreich's Ataxia
      • Hemorrhoidectomy (pain)
      • Knee Replacement (pain)
      • Low Back Pain
      • Migraine
      • Multiple Sclerosis
      • Neurogenic OAB (MS, spinal cord)
      • Opioid Dependency
      • Pain in venipuncture
      • Postoperative Pain
      • Post Herpetic Neuralgia
      • Schizophrenia
      • Sialorrhea from Neurological Disorders
      • Stroke

      Oncology is the foundation to Pharm-Olam’s study portfolio. We know the right Key Opinion Leaders and have excellent relationships with sites in this area. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration. While we are sometimes asked to perform rescue services for a study, our ability to help clients achieve their original goals frequently leads to Pharm-Olam being chosen for additional responsibilities going forward. Regardless of how we are engaged, Pharm-Olam is committed to your long-term success.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Breast
      • Cervical
      • Colorectal
      • Esophageal
      • Gastric
      • Glioblastoma
      • Glioma
      • Head and Neck
      • Hepatocellular
      • Immuno-oncology
      • Leukemia
      • Lymphoma
      • Myelofibrosis
      • Myeloma
      • NSCLC
      • Ovarian
      • Pancreatic
      • Prostate
      • Renal Cell
      • Solid Tumors
      • Supportive Care
      • Testicular

      We have enjoyed success opening new markets in Eastern Europe for ophthalmic studies where patient populations are available and eager to participate. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

      • Cataract Surgery
      • Dry Eye Syndrome
      • Glaucoma
      • Macular Degeneration

      In the past, pediatric patients were treated as small adults. But today drug companies are frequently recruiting pediatric patients in order to meet new FDA and EMA regulations. Our physicians and regulatory experts are able to provide advice specific for the conduct of studies in this unique and vulnerable population. As with any trial, but especially with pediatrics, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

      See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

          Clients frequently rely on us to access markets where their CROs have traditionally demonstrated weakness; following these initial contracts, Pharm-Olam is often asked to take on studies in more traditional domestic areas as well as in Western Europe where we have extensive resources. As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration.

          See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

          • Asthma
          • Biomarkers in Smokers
          • Birch Pollen Allergy
          • Bronchiectasis
          • Cat Allergy
          • COPD in Diabetes Patients
          • Emphysema
          • Grass Pollen Allergy
          • Food Allergy
          • House Dust Mite
          • Otitis Media
          • Pneumonia
          • Pulmonary Hypertension
          • Ragweed Allergy
          • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
          • Rhinitis, Perennial
          • Rhinitis, Seasonal
          • Rhinoconjunctivitis, Allergic (Seasonal)
          • RSV
          • Tuberculosis
          • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
          • Urticaria

          As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration. Our ability to locate appropriate patients, even with the most demanding criteria, often leads clients to entrust us with expanded responsibilities following our initial work together. We may start a relationship by taking responsibility for a single geographic region and then be asked to take on global responsibilities.

          See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

          • Asthma
          • Crohn's Disease
          • Dermatitis
          • Diabetes, Type 2
          • Epicondylitis
          • Gastritis
          • Gout
          • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
          • Multiple Sclerosis
          • Osteoarthritis
          • Otitis Media
          • Psoriasis
          • Psoriatic Arthritis
          • Rheumatoid Arthritis
          • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
          • Ulcerative Colitis
          • Urticaria

          As with any trial, patient recruitment is critical and our global resources facilitate rapid start up and full registration. With our extensive resources in many underused markets, we can frequently deliver patient populations that have been difficult to acquire in previously run projects.

          See our Case Studies and a sample of our recent study experience:

          • Anemia
          • Chronic Kidney Disease
          • Diabetic Nephropathy
          • Erectile Dysfunction
          • Hydronephrosis (due to neuropathic bladder dysfunction)
          • Hypoalbuminemia
          • Lupus Nephritis
          • Nocturia
          • Overactive Bladder
          • Premature Ejaculation
          • Prostate Cancer
          • Renal Impairment
          • Urinary Incontinence (all OAB patients)
          • Urinary Retention (BPH)
          • Voiding