New vacancies

The R&D department of the Cardiology group, Isala Heart Center, is looking for an enthusiastic Clinical Trial Assistant (CTA) and specialized research nurse to strengthen our team.

Doctoral degree Shu Yokota

Dr. Shu Yokota has defended his PhD thesis titled ‘Normal myocardial perfusion imaging with SPECT in patients with coronary artery disease’ on Sept 16, 2020 at the Radboud University of Nijmegen.

Towards Improved Clinical Trial Monitoring

In the last five months Amos de Jong (student Biomedical Sciences VU University Amsterdam) investigated the clinical trial monitoring process as part of his Master internship at Diagram. He specifically looked in what way sponsors and contract research organizations could improve protocol compliance through clinical trial monitoring.
Today the outcomes of his thesis, entitled ‘Towards Improved Clinical Trial Monitoring’, have been summarized and are available on our website.

Coronavirus and conduct of clinical trials

Diagram is aware that there are challenges arising in relation to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the effect this is having on the conduct of clinical trials. Patients may be advised to stay away from hospitals due to existing health problems or they may be reluctant to travel.