Article | March 6, 2018

The Importance of Proactive Clinical Returns Planning

Source: Catalent

Q&A with Dianne Coughlan, Global Supply Chain Director, and Rognvald Lamb, Global Transportation Manager, Catalent

The Importance of Proactive Clinical Returns Planning

Accurate and timely delivery of clinical trial supplies helps to ensure that a study’s timeline stays on track. Sponsors often focus on upfront planning to ensure sites are prepared to reach clinical milestones but ignore the logistical challenges of reconciling and destroying clinical returns. Dianne Coughlan, Global Supply Chain Director, and Rognvald Lamb, Global Transportation Manager, recently shared their thoughts around managing the clinical supply returns process and how their efforts at Catalent help sponsors design a more holistic strategy.

Learn more about:

  • Top 3 clinical returns considerations for sponsors.
  • How to anticipate requirements for clinical returns.
  • How country specific requirements can impact reverse logistics.