May 1, 2017October 24, 2019 // Partners Strategic Partner Spotlight: The Duke Clinical Research Institute The Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI), the largest academic research organization, is known for conducting groundbreaking multinational clinical trials, managing major national patient registries, and performing landmark outcomes research across multiple disciplines. 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 The Duke Clinical Research Institute support CED as a strategic partner? As an NC-based, globally recognized leader in innovative clinical research, we are excited to partner with the 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 tenet of our organization, so partnering with the CED to connect with other innovative thinkers and leaders from across the life science landscape is part of our core strategy. How does The Duke Clinical Research Institute help North Carolina entrepreneurs? As part of Duke University, one of the largest employers in the region, we employ the best and brightest and mentor the next generation of clinical researchers. And with innovation being a key part of our mission and one of our core values, we continually seek to find ways to advance science, facilitate growth, and promote diversification. What does The Duke Clinical Research Institute envision for the future of entrepreneurship? At the DCRI, we offer all that we learn to researchers around the world. This transparency truly serves as a catalyst for change and paves the way for significant advancements in research and, ultimately, patient care. As thought leaders, we collaborate with academic and industry partners locally and worldwide to find solutions to answer the critical clinical questions of today and tomorrow. Website: www.dcri.org Follow The Duke Clinical Research Institute: 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.