Paw Prints by Denni Day

Denni Day’s experience in clinical research spans almost thirty years and virtually every indication. There are few problems that she has not seen…and solved. She is an active member of AHI and GADA, writes frequently for various trade publications, speaks at many industry conferences, and has lectured at CVM.


The Heart of the Matter – Having Ridden the Veterinary Learning Curve, Where To Next?

In the February issue’s article, Riding the Veterinary Learning Curve, I noted the influence of study training on investigator performance and explored the connection between investigator learning styles and study training effectiveness. I also summarised the comments of eleven current and former veterinary school professors (who had been recommended by thirteen practising veterinarians I had interviewed) regarding their teaching strategies. As I promised at the end of that article, I will share my suggestions for more effective study training sessions based on what I learned from those two surveys, as well as from my own experience over the last 30 years.

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VetPharm’s consortium of prequalified, experienced study investigators includes more than 2,200 private-practice and university-affiliated veterinarians from all across the United States.  We welcome dedicated veterinarians with large patient populations who are sincerely interested in advancing the health and well-being of their clients’ companion animals.  Past clinical trials experience is not required, but an ability and willingness to follow study protocols precisely is.  For each new study, we provide generous compensation, thorough training, helpful study monitors, and a complete team of VetPharm project personnel who support you and your staff with effective recruitment strategies, pet owner education and training, and all administrative details.

  • Access to cutting edge therapies.
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  • Additional practice revenue.
  • Opportunity to interact with other investigators.
  • Challenging and rewarding diversion from daily routine.

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