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LIVING OUR MISSION AND VALUES. It is what makes us an exceptional organization. Each of us plays an important role in bringing your innovation to life. At Radiant Research we work together to provide a comprehensive range of services. Our common purpose is to advance clinical research through speed, quality and reliability.

OUR FOCUS IS CLINICAL RESEARCH. It is always a race to do more with the time we have, to bring innovation to market sooner and to enhance more lives. These ends are best achieved by Radiant Research because our primary mission is recruiting participants faster, executing more consistently and providing the highest quality data in the industry, everyday.

WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE? It is the way we align skill, speed and competency to create advantages for you. Our experienced investigators are among the best in the world. We back them with a professional staff, company-wide standards, central management and the unity of our wholly-owned centers. It is how we weave these elements and bind them to a common purpose with your research goals that makes the difference.

LEADERS IN CLINICAL RESEARCH – Radiant Research medical directors are premier scientists. Our medical directors have completed an average of 160 clinical trials and have 15 years of clinical research experience. They are thought leaders who are published in leading journals and are frequent speakers. As leaders in their specialized fields, their insights move clinical research to a higher level.

TALENTED PEOPLE, WELL PREPARED – We staff our centers with the top talent needed to efficiently and effectively assess, recruit, start, conduct and complete your clinical study plans. We train our people continually in quality control and have an unparalleled quality assurance program to make sure the job is done right.

CENTRALIZED SUPPORT, LOCAL EXECUTION – Each Radiant Research center is supported by a central team of experienced professionals who provide resources unmatched in the industry. Locally, at each center our recruitment specialists, regulatory specialists, clinical research coordinators, nurses, lab technicians and data specialists provide the resources needed to complete your study. We are driven by a common purpose and passion to focus on your study, everyday.

CONTINUOUS TRAINING – Training never stops at Radiant Research. Our continuous training programs keep us current with the industry and on the leading edge of scientific and medical technology allowing us to maintain focus on the care and safety of our participants. Our company-wide standard procedures give us consistent processes across all Radiant Research centers.

ACCUMULATED EXPERIENCE – With hundreds of sponsors, thousands of studies and hundreds of thousands of study participants we have created a vast wealth of knowledge. Our know-how and focus keeps us on the leading edge of advanced clinical conduct.

DIVERSE THERAPEUTIC AREAS – Radiant Research helps you advance the next generation of research through a singular focus on 18 therapeutic categories. Each study we conduct marks another contribution to these medical pursuits — and the opportunity to change health care.

Your trial goals are our #1 priority.

OVER 1 MILLION POTENTIAL PARTICIPANTS reside in our proprietary database. Each of our centers utilize  this national database to enroll local study participants. This dynamic resource helps us match your study criteria to our assets in the most comprehensive way. We have vast experience recruiting participants. We know that the most vital recruitment activities occur before the study is awarded to a center. We use our proprietary database, outreach programs and physician referralto build greater success and speed. Overall, Radiant Research has delivered a 92 percent enrollment rate in contracted studies, placing us in the elite of clinical research enterprises.

CENTRAL CALL CENTER – Radiant’s call center exclusively conducts clinical trial participant screenings for your studies. No other call center in the country can make this claim or match our experience in participant recruitment. Since the center’s founding in 1992, Radiant’s dedicated staff has screened hundreds of thousands of study participants.

CENTRAL MEDIA – Radiant Research has a consistent approach to recruitment using print, radio and TV advertisement in combination with a number of outreach programs within each center’s local community. We have an in-house design and media buying agency serving all of our Radiant centers and we house an extensive library of IRB approved materials for quick turnaround on ad creation and placement. We provide central ad placement for all Radiant Research centers for increased purchasing power.

Radiant Research has a well-established comprehensive quality management program that has been implemented at all Radiant centers. This multifaceted program is the common foundation of our clinical operations and provides documented assurance that all Radiant centers are compliant with applicable regulations.

QUALITY ASSURANCE – Radiant’s quality assurance is independent of clinical operations and is responsible for annual inspections of all Radiant centers to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, internal programmatic assessments and quality standards.

QUALITY CONTROL – Radiant’s quality control begins with the approved Site  Data Quality Plan. It includes regular, systematic evaluation of data collection, regulatory documents, monitor feedback and equipment maintenance, as well as observation and verification of clinical and laboratory skills. You can expect the industry’s most stringent standards from Radiant Research.

STANDARDIZED OPERATING PROCEDURES – Radiant’s SOPs are based on applicable regulations and are the established standards for conduct of clinical trials within Radiant Research. All clinical staff, including investigators, are trained on and adhere to these standards. Training on SOPs is required at hire, annually and upon revision or addition to the standards.

CENTRALIZED SOURCE DOCUMENTATION – Our centralized source documents create a standard for collecting data that ensures the quality and consistency across all Radiant centers.

TRAINING PROGRAM – Radiant Research is focused on continuous training supported by a well established program that documents orientation as well as clinical and laboratory performance assessments. Our program is position-focused and includes study-specific training. The training materials are aligned with CFRs, ICH and GCP guidelines, ensuring that all levels of Radiant staff understand compliance with the regulations. Training does not end with a new employee’s orientation, but is an ongoing monthly program giving Radiant the leading edge in knowledge and expertise.

STRATEGICALLY LOCATED, SUPERBLY EQUIPPED – Our centers are state-of-the-art and fully equipped. We have centers located in regions which give us ready access to study participants needed for growing therapeutic areas.

FACILITY DESIGN – Our centers are designed and built as specialized clinical research facilities. The architectural layouts make it efficient to conduct studies and are welcoming environments for participants. We set aside areas for study monitors to be comfortable and to use our facilities as an extension of your resources.

WE OWN OUR CENTERS – It is the only way to deliver the results you need. It allows us to make sure that each step in your study is perfectly aligned across all Radiant Research centers. This saves you time at a vital stage as we rapidly start studies, enroll participants and collect consistent data across our Radiant Research centers. Owning our centers gives us the means to execute consistent training and standardized processes to achieve the highest quality.

THE BIG ADVANTAGE – When you put it all together, Radiant Research centers outshine the rest. No clinical research company can identify large numbers of study participants, organize its staff for large enrollments, maintain the highest quality standards and deliver data faster across multiple centers than Radiant Research.

PERFECTLY ALIGNED – With one contract and one point of contact, you can conveniently line up the Radiant Research resources you need. Your Radiant Clinical Performance Manager will assess feasibility, facilitate recruitment, drive performance and oversee all aspects of your project, from study start-up to database lock.

AT YOUR SERVICE – Our system streamlines the process of securing and administering a clinical research partnership. Every step of the way you can expect outstanding communication about the status of your project.  No other research organization provides this level of service.

Study Process & Expertise

Therapeutic Areas of Expertise

  • Asthma/Allergy/Pulmonology
  • Cardiology
  • CNS (Neurology/Mental Health)
  • Consumer Products/OTC
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology/Metabolism
  • Gastroenterology
  • Genitourinary/Urology
  • Healthy (non-vaccine)

  • Infectious Disease
  • Medical Devices
  • Men’s Health
  • Musculoskeletal/Rheumatology
  • Nutrition
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics
  • Vaccines
  • Women’s Health

Total of over 14,000 studies.

SOPs and Training

  • Radiant SOPs are based on applicable regulations and are the established standards for conduct of clinical trials within Radiant Research. All clinical staff, including investigators, must be trained on and adhere to these standards.  Training on SOPs is required at hire, upon revision or addition and annually.
  • Radiant Research is focused on continuous training supported by a well-established program that documents orientation as well as clinical and laboratory performance assessments. Our program is position-focused and includes study-specific training. The training materials are aligned with CFRs, ICH and GCP guidelines, ensuring that all levels of Radiant staff understand compliance with the regulations. Training does not end with a new employee’s orientation, but is an ongoing monthly program giving Radiant the leading edge in knowledge and expertise.
  • Radiant Research has a Quality Control and Assurance (QA) Plan that provides the framework for an integrated program of continuous evaluation, review, planning, implementation, and re-evaluation. The components of the program include staff training, quality control measures, and monthly quality assurance review. An annual quality assurance audit is performed by the quality assurance department to ensure compliance.
  • The QA Plan includes an extensive training program upon hire as well additional annual GCP training for all staff and investigators. It also includes annual SOP review, core monthly training, and monthly chart QC reviews. SOP and Work Guideline Table of Contents are in the attachments section.

Regulatory & IRB Management

Each site is supported by a combination of a central regulatory team at our corporate office as well as on site support. This method ensures 72 Hour turnaround time of Regulatory Documents.  Documents are submitted to either Sponsor or CRO or Central IRB, according to Sponsor or CRO preference.

Our centralized source documents create a standard for collecting data that ensures the quality and consistency across all Radiant centers.

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