Category: Research Resources

CPTR Workshop 2016: Full Content Day 1

Opening Remarks Speaker: Jan Gheuens, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Jan Gheuens opened CPTR’s 2016 Workshop by reminding the audience of the principles and mission of the CPTR Initiative, stressing the urgency of accelerating the development and availability of new TB combination therapies and noting the role of partnership and coordination in achieving the mission. […]

May 2, 2016 Drug Development RDST Regulatory Science Research Resources Assay Development clinical trials Community Engagement CPTR Workshop 2016 drug development

New TB Clinical Trial Data-Sharing Platform Available for Researchers

TUCSON, Ariz., April 18, 2016 — The Critical Path Institute (C-Path), the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), TB Alliance, andSt. George’s, University of London, are pleased to announce the launch of the TB-Platform for Aggregation of Clinical TB Studies (TB-PACTS). “TB-PACTS is a valuable tool in the fight against the […]

April 18, 2016 Drug Development Partner News Press Releases Regulatory Science Research Resources Uncategorized clinical trials drug development TB-PACTS

TB and HIV Join Together for Combined Community Engagement Forum

The following was authored by Stacey Hannah and Jessica Handibode, and re-posted from We sang. We danced. We shared our experiences, and we learned from each other. Most importantly, we strategized as equals about how to promote the work of community engagement in clinical trials. And for the first time, engagement implementers from both TB […]

December 21, 2015 Partner News Research Resources Commununity engagement TB/HIV

View webinar on Good Participatory Practice Guidelines for TB Drug Trials

Recently, CPTR partners hosted and participated in a webinar covering Good Participatory Practice (GPP) Guidelines for TB Drug Trials. GPP focuses on effectively engaging all stakeholders within the design and conduct of medical research. It can accelerate the pace of trials, prevent conflicts, and support the introduction of new products. The event covered best practices […]

July 23, 2015 Research Resources