August 1, 2016October 24, 2019 // Partners Strategic Partner Spotlight: Duke Clinical Research Institute Each month CED spotlights strategic partners that help to propel Triangle entrepreneurial companies onto the national stage as successful businesses. One of our August Strategic Partner Spotlights is Duke Clinical Research Institute. About Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) We are known for conducting groundbreaking multinational clinical trials, managing major national patient registries, and performing landmark outcomes research. Our research spans multiple disciplines, from pediatrics to geriatrics, primary care to subspecialty medicine, and genomics to proteomics. The DCRI combines the clinical expertise and academic leadership of a premier teaching hospital with the full-service operational capabilities of a major contract research organization. Why does DCRI support CED as a strategic partner? As an NC-based globally recognized leader in innovative clinical research, we are excited to partner with CED to extend our network and thus our mission to develop and share knowledge that improves the care of patients both locally and around the world. Collaboration is a foundational tenant of our organization, so partnering with CED to connect with other innovative thinkers and leaders from across the life science landscape is a strategic win-win for the DCRI. How does DCRI help North Carolina entrepreneurs? As part of Duke University, one of the largest employers in the region, we employ the best and brightest, mentoring the next generation of researchers and honing the expertise of operational leaders. What does DCRI envision for the future of entrepreneurship? We collaborate with academic and industry partners locally and worldwide to fulfill our mission to develop and share knowledge that improves the care of patients around the world through innovative clinical research. We seek these partnerships to leverage the best talent and cutting edge technologies as we work to find solutions to the critical clinical questions of today and tomorrow. Website: dcri.org Follow DCRI: Is your business committed to helping build a self-sustaining community of entrepreneurship in the Triangle? Join the network as a strategic partner of CED.