(Seattle, Washington) April 30, 2017 – Molly Downhour of Medix Clinical Research, a team focused on workforce solutions within Pharmaceuticals, Biotech and Medical Device industries, received the Association of Clinical Research Professionals’ (ACRP) Advancing Public Awareness in Clinical Research Award at the organization’s 2017 Meeting & Expo held in Seattle, Washington from April 28-May 2.

The ACRP Annual Awards program recognizes individual and team achievement, service to the organization, public service, and excellence and/or innovation in clinical research in seven award categories. The Advancing Public Awareness in Clinical Research Award recognizes an individual that has contributed to the public’s understanding of clinical research, and to the advancement of the profession.

“It truly is an honor to be recognized by ACRP,” said Molly Downhour, Clinical Research Consultant at Medix. “Creating a pathway for nurses to get into the profession, while providing career placement along with a standardized, quality clinical research training program, is a passion for both myself and the Medix team.”

ACRP supports clinical research professionals through membership, training and development, and certification. Their annual meeting and expo is uniquely focused on supporting the professional growth and development of individuals conducting clinical trials through education, exchange and peer-to-peer engagement.

“The Medix team has had a fantastic week sharing our latest innovations and learning from leaders in the clinical research industry,” said Downhour. “As we continue strengthen our partnership with ACRP, we’re excited to help build sustainable clinical research workforce with a quality and standardized training program.”

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About Medix Clinical Research

The increased demand for clinical research trials has created talent imbalances for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and clinical research organizations. These organizations consistently struggle to balance not only finding the right talent at the right time as new trials begin, but also the burden of potentially furloughing and sacrificing people when trials come to a close. Medix Clinical Research gives your organization the flexibility to balance your trial portfolio by profiling and benchmarking top performers and managing specific therapeutic expertise to match your current and pending trials. Additionally, Medix Clinical Research will help place your team in different positions at the end of your trials and bring this talent back to your team when you need it again. Medix provides you with a sustainable and long-term workforce solution, allowing your organization to grow by finishing trials on time and within budget.