Jennifer Byrne

How Integrated Research Organizations Benefit Pharmaceutical Development

By Jennifer Byrne / December 6, 2018

It’s no secret pharmaceutical companies face a long, uphill battle to bring new drugs to market. And one of the biggest challenges is finding and engaging the right clinical trial participants. In fact, almost half of all clinical trials are delayed because of patient enrollment issues. And a staggering 94% of trials aren’t completed on…

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How Integrated Research Organizations (IROs) Support Value-Based Healthcare

By Jennifer Byrne / November 29, 2018

For the past few years, value-based healthcare has been on everyone’s mind. The shift away from fee-for-service and towards value-based payment models in healthcare isn’t happening overnight, but there is a steady growth of momentum as more and more providers and health systems make the change to value.  What are the opportunities as we consider…

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Aligning physician incentives for clinical research

By Jennifer Byrne / October 25, 2018

As healthcare costs continue to rise, there is much discussion around how we pay for the services and treatments we receive. Traditionally, physicians and providers have been compensated through a fee-for-service model, leading some to ask if we are getting the level of care and outcomes commensurate with ever-increasing healthcare spending. Within this fee-for-service model,…

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Javara Joins ACRP ‘Partners in Workforce Advancement’ Initiative

By Jennifer Byrne / September 6, 2018

Originally published by ACRP September 5, 2018. The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) welcomes Javara as the first site supporter of the ACRP ‘Partners in Workforce Advancement’ (PWA) initiative. PWA is a groundbreaking new initiative to expand the clinical research workforce by bringing together a broad coalition of clinical research stakeholders focused on creating…

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Embedding Clinical Research into the Continuum of Care

By Jennifer Byrne / July 3, 2018

Originally posted in the Clinical Researcher June 12, 2018 PEER REVIEWED Jennifer J. Byrne; Jane M. Shen, PharmD; Amanda W. Wright Clinical research is the frontline of medical innovation. Through research projects, scientists and physicians make medical breakthroughs that directly impact the lives of patients and their families. However, what many patients and physicians don’t realize…

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Javara: A Changing Tide for Clinical Research

By Jennifer Byrne / July 2, 2018

Over 28 years ago, I began my work in clinical research at a small research site. It was there that I was introduced to the inner workings of clinical research and discovered my passion. In my role, I experienced firsthand the impact of clinical research for a patient participating in a trial, while also seeing…

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Javara Launches Next Generation Integrated Clinical Trials Platform

By Jennifer Byrne / June 26, 2018

Winston-Salem, North Carolina. – Javara Inc., today announced the launch of its Integrated Research Organization (IRO) platform to drive innovative research partnerships, service, and technology offerings to healthcare systems, including Accountable Care Organizations, Academic and Community-Based systems. Together, Javara and its healthcare partners will offer a more aligned, efficient, and effective solution to the challenges of…

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