The BC clinical research community has a considerable opportunity to position itself well in the global arena given its strengths.  BCCRIN will maximize BC’s current clinical research position by focusing on these six priority areas:

  1. Create a strategy for patient recruitment and retention,
  2. Provide systems that will expedite clinical trials beginning with contract negotiations,
  3. Provide professional development and methodological and technological support for researchers and personnel,
  4. Incorporate innovative trial design and execution, new technology, methods and science including genomic, proteomics and personalized medicine into clinical research,
  5. Provide internal communication and external marketing to position BC as a leader in clinical research, and
  6. Market and promote BC as a premier location for clinical trials to increase investment by industry and other organizations.