Clinical Trials

Creating Clinical Trial Participant Personas to Improve Recruitment & Retention

April 7, 2019

One of our key goals at ProofPilot support research studies participants actually enjoy engaging in (or at least mitigate the stress for those participants who are in a study because they are ill). A key component of creating such a study is determining who your trial participants are. That means beyond their particular interest in your…

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Group based research activities

Group-Based Clinical Trial Participant Engagement

February 8, 2019

How to engage participants and manage trial activities in group-based settings like support groups, fitness classes, and information sessions? Most clinical trial engagement tools support two participant engagement models: traditional one-on-one study visits and digitally enabled virtual trials. ProofPilot’s group-based participant engagement features fills the gap. For those who follow ProofPilot, you know of our interest…

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Alternatives to the Randomized Controlled Trial

January 23, 2019

ProofPilot’s goal is to “democratize” techniques that determine “what works to improve lives.” Here are alternatives to the randomized controlled trial that are better suited to your research question, a better place to start and easier to pull off. In health and wellness, when we think “proof,” we think randomized controlled trial (RCT). The RCT…

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Participant Study Schedules & Calendars

January 7, 2019

With the new “What’s Next” participants can see an upcoming study schedule. The release is designed to improve participant engagement, retention and reduce missed study tasks. It’s the New Year. Everyone is setting predictions about the year ahead. With ProofPilot’s first release of 2019, we’re going one better. ProofPilot automatically calculates “What’s Next” based on…

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Calculated Data Elements in ProofPilot

January 2, 2019

If you know anything about ProofPilot, you know we’re about more than data. ProofPilot study tasks might be rewards, informational givebacks, or even interventions. But, data collection remains an integral part of ProofPilot. Previously collected data trigger later tasks. That previously collected data could be participant self-report. It could be pooled from external data sources…

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Infrastructure & Formatting Release

November 25, 2018

ProofPilot might not look that different to you this morning. But, behind the scenes, it’s supported now by an entirely different infrastructure. That infrastructure is more secure, more scalable, more disaster resilient, and sets us up for some really exciting releases (and a game-changing partnership) in 2019. We’ll tell you more about that partnership in…

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ProofPilot Air Traffic Control Release: Additional Rule Triggers

October 30, 2018

Yes, sometimes we struggle a bit to find airline industry lingo to name our product releases. This wasn’t one of those times. Like an automated air traffic controller, the ProofPilot rules engine makes sure that every study task arrives and expires at the right time under the right conditions. New and Updated Rule Trigger Options The…

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The ProofPilot Video Intro Series

October 30, 2018

At ProofPilot, our goal is to make it as easy to design and launch a clinical trial, evaluation or other kinds of human subjects research study as it is to manage a blog post. Self-service is a big part of that. So, armed with Camtasia Studio and Wistia, we’ve released the first three videos in…

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ProofPilot in Different Languages

August 14, 2018

Desktop Localization in Hindi Different cultures, behaviors and environments can have a big impact on health outcomes. Research participants come from all walks of life. They speak different languages. ProofPilot wants to support all of them as they participate in clinical trials and health outcome studies. We’ve teased it for a while on our twitter feed.…

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ProofPilot Embraer ERJ-145 Release: Supporting Quick Turn Around Tasks

August 7, 2018

The glamorous glory days of the airline industry inspired the ProofPilot brand. And while air travel today is hardly a glamorous experience, we still sometimes take the air travel references into our operations. For example, we often name our functionality releases on different aircraft types and air industry activities. Recently, we’ve had a number of…

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