Vice President of Market Research at Industry Standard Research Rebecca McAvoy discusses with Life Science Leader about whether the company size of a CRO has an impact on its therapeutic expertise, and by extension, an impact on outsourcing selection.

Where does CRO size come into play? Size undoubtedly is a factor in an organization’s ability to deliver global studies or offer a one-stop-shop experience. But how does provider size affect customers’ perceptions of therapeutic expertise? Over the last decade of researching service provider selection, ISR often has seen outsourcers attributing smaller CROs with superior therapeutic expertise in their areas of specialty compared to large CROs, and we wanted to gather the opinions of a larger group.
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