17 Aug. 2016
WILMINGTON, N.C., (Aug. 17, 2016) – Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) today announced its selection as one of the most innovative organizations using information technology at IDG’s CIO magazine’s 29th annual CIO 100 Awards.
PPD’s technology features innovations, including utilizing wearable or mHealth technology, and Preclarus®, PPD’s portfolio of solutions that provides clients transparent, real-time access to clinical trial operations and patient data to bring life-saving therapies to patients.
“The CIO 100 Award acknowledges PPD’s strategic technological solutions that enhance our clients’ ability to conduct clinical trials and help them deliver life-changing therapies to patients,” said Mike Wilkinson, executive vice president and chief information officer of PPD. “Our forward-looking technologies help to progress the management of real-time data and analytics to improve the way clinical teams perform their jobs.”
Recipients of the CIO 100 Award were selected by a panel of independent judges and CIO editors. CIO is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International Data Group.
PPD accepted the award at the CIO Symposium and Awards Ceremony Aug. 16 in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, and was featured in the Aug. 1 issue of CIO magazine.
PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 46 countries and more than 17,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to help clients and partners bend the cost and time curve of drug development to deliver life-changing therapies that improve health.