Text Messages Increase Uptake of Flu Vaccine

Sending patients text messages both reminding them of vaccine appointments and detailing the benefits of getting vaccinated can increase the number of pregnant women from low income backgrounds getting a flu vaccine. The study by researchers at the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia, US found that the addition of detailed messages improved vaccine coverage by 30% between the control …

CRO Vaccine expertise & emerging market access: what’s the value for companies entering into the clinical research arena?

Emerging Markets are key to vaccine development, CRO partners understanding of the challenges involved and knowledge of how to overcome them is key to the success of any trial. Join us on the 11th April to hear from Mark Wood, Associate Director for Proposals & Business Intelligence at Encorium to understand why the range of experience from developing Clinical Developments …