Passing the Baton: The Do's and Don'ts of Study Transfer
Coping with the Unexpected Need to Change CROs
Despite all of the careful planning that goes into clinical trials, there’s one thing that sponsors don’t plan on: the need to transfer responsibility for conducting the trial to a new Contract Research Organization (CRO) part way through a trial. Such “rescue” situations are complex and stressful for all involved.
In the following pages we cover what sponsors can expect in the process and how the transition from one CRO to another can be handled smoothly and professionally, with as little impact to the study time-line and budget as possible.