clinical trial http://wrvo.org en Clinical trials: How drugs get from R&D to your pharmacy http://wrvo.org/post/clinical-trials-how-drugs-get-rd-your-pharmacy <p>It takes years for the medication you find in your neighborhood pharmacy to go through research and development. But it takes something more than that for those drugs to make it to your medicine cabinet – clinical trials and people willing to participate in them.</p><p>This week on "Take Care," <a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dr-lindsay-mcnair-named-chief-clinical-research-officer-for-wirb-copernicus-group-226884501.html">Dr. Lindsay McNair</a>, chief clinical research officer for WIRB-Copernicus Group, a leading independent institutional review board which provides human research protections and ethical research support in the field of drug development, describes how clinical trials work, who participates in them, and why.</p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear our interview with Dr. McNair.</strong></p><p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 00:01:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 49764 at http://wrvo.org Clinical trials: How drugs get from R&D to your pharmacy Researchers to gather in Syracuse to discuss emerging threat of Dengue fever http://wrvo.org/post/researchers-gather-syracuse-discuss-emerging-threat-dengue-fever <p>Biomedical researchers from across the world will converge in Syracuse Friday to discuss a disease that is usually associated with tropical climates. Dengue fever, which is one of the leading causes of illness and death in the tropics, has turned up in the United States. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:17:52 +0000 Ellen Abbott 36715 at http://wrvo.org