Melissa Rosales
Expert Contributor
Melissa Rosales
Director General
RM Pharma
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Ethics is important in clinical research, and guidelines have been developed to provide clarity because many people are involved in a clinical trial.
Melissa Rosales
Expert Contributor
Melissa Rosales
Director General
RM Pharma
https://www.linkedin.com/in/melissa-rosales-cort%C3%A9s-5a738389/
https://twitter.com/rmpharmas
https://www.rmpharma.mx/nosotros
The factors that potentially contribute to clinical trial recruitment success include trial design, study staff, recruitment strategies and more
Melissa Rosales
Expert Contributor
Melissa Rosales
Director General
RM Pharma
https://www.linkedin.com/in/melissa-rosales-cort%C3%A9s-5a738389/
https://twitter.com/rmpharmas
https://www.rmpharma.mx/nosotros
Clinical trials are important for discovering new treatments, as well as new ways to detect, diagnose and reduce the chance of developing the disease.
COVID-19 MX
News Article
When in doubt, COFEPRIS is the one to rely on, especially in these times of crisis. What is the commission doing?
Israel Vega
Roundtable
Israel Vega
Clinical Operations Manager
PRA Health Sciences

Mexico performs a very small number of Phase I clinical trials since Mexican regulation forbids paying patients for their participation in clinical trials, something that does not happen in other countries such as the US, England or some countries in Asia. Phase I trials are performed with healthy patients who are sometimes only motivated to participate in the trials due to the economic benefits, but as these are unavailable in Mexico there is little interest from the general public to participate. Phase II to IV studies involve sick patients throughout several stages of the disease who are willing to participate in the trials as it provides a potential cure for their diseases.

Every year, Mexico increases its capabilities for clinical trials. Although the country is strong in Phase II and III studies
Héctor Avila
View from the Top
Hector Ávila
Director General
Cecyc Pharma
Cecyc Pharma performs clinical research in seven countries: Mexico, Chile, Venezuela, Colombia, Spain, Dominican Republic and South Africa
Juan Padierna
Insight
Juan Padierna
Director General
Laboratorios de Especialidades Inmunológicas (LEI)
“LEI was founded on a commitment to knowledge and we stay up-to-date with the latest advances in all fields related to healthcare,”
MAry Beth Stepanek
Insight
Mary Beth Stepanek
Founder and President
Accelerated Clinical Research
“We are focused on clinical research and are prepared to provide clients with anything they need to safely and successfully complete their goals.”
José Viramontes
View from the Top
José Viramontes
President
Association of Professionals Specialized in Clinical Research (APEIC)
The Association of Professionals Specialized in Clinical Research (APEIC) promotes education in clinical research by linking experts in the subject
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