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You Should Be Blogging to Celebrate National Blog Posting Month

November is National Blog Posting Month. Seriously. Often abbreviated as NaBloPoMo, the month-long exercise launched in November 2006 as a way to celebrate the discipline of blog writing. So we wanted to take this opportunity to talk about why blogs are an increasingly important communications tool.   Before we talk about the benefits of blogs, let's talk about some common concerns about blogs that may be deterring you from jumping on the blog bandwagon:   Blogs a… [Read More]

Celebrate National Vegan Day and Celebrate Good Health Too!

Today is National Vegan Day, the first day of World Vegan Month, a month in celebration of the founding of the world's first Vegan Society on November 1, 1944. Veganism is not for everyone, and it can be a challenge! I was a happy ovo-lacto vegetarian until I developed lactose intolerance and had to give up all dairy. But I really came to appreciate the benefits of the vegan diet. But the only time I miss dairy is when there's pizza around. That heavenly smell! Pizza without cheese is … [Read More]

Clinical Research Sites Discuss Social Media, Metrics at Annual Summit

I recently had the opportunity to leave a very rainy Washington, D.C., and travel to sunny Florida to the annual Site Solutions Summit to spend three days networking and collaborating with professionals in the clinical research field. The Site Solutions Summit is a meeting of the clinical ecosystem, a term used by a keynote speaker at the Summit that I found to be a perfect description for those in attendance. At the Summit, research sites, sponsors, service providers, and CROs gather t… [Read More]

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