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Vince & Associates Clinical Research Adds Senior Biostatistician to Support Growth in Human Abuse Liability Trials

News Release
August 5, 2014
Bruce Copeland
(913) 696-1601

(OverlandPark,KS, August 5, 2014)— Vince & Associates Clinical Research, a premier provider of early
phase clinicalresearch services today announced the appointment of Bijan Chakraborty as Principal
Bijan’s experience in the complex statistical analyses of Human Abuse Liability (HAL) studies, which includes
involvement in the advancement of statistical methodology for HAL trials, further reinforces Vince and
Associates’ commitment to this growing area.
“The addition of a biostatistician with Bijan’s experience and specialization in HAL studies to the biometry
team is a critical component in the full services offering. We are very excited to welcome him to the team,”
said Petra Hillebrand, Vice President of Integrated Services.
With over 15 years industry experience, from the Pharma and CRO sector, Bijan will play an integral role in the
integrated clinical support services team focused on Human Abuse Liability studies.
Dr. Brad Vince, CEO and Medical Director of Vince and Associates, states, “Having Bijan join our team further
demonstrates our commitment to our global biopharmaceutical clients in the conduct, execution and statistical
analysis in these complex clinical trials.”
About Vince & Associates Clinical Research
Vince & Associates Clinical Research has provided clinical research services to the biopharmaceutical industry for nearly 15
years. The research professionals at Vince & Associates are proud to be recognized in the industry as a “Center of
Research Excellence.”
Vince & Associates currently operates a state-of-the-art, multimillion-dollar, 90-bed clinical pharmacology unit that combines
the ultimate in subject safety and luxury. This early development unit has the upscale atmosphere necessary for the
recruitment and retention of study volunteers in both short- and long-term clinical trials. From the safety and security of the
controlled access unit to the added features of a movie theater and game rooms, no detail has been overlooked.
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About Altasciences
Altasciences is the parent company of wholly owned subsidiaries Vince & Associates Clinical Research
(Kansas, USA) and Algorithme Pharma (Quebec, Canada). Both organizations provide comprehensive early
stage clinical services in Phase I/IIa, including the necessary support services in this critical stage of drug
More Information
Additional background materials pertaining to Vince & Associates Clinical Research are located on the
corporate website at http://www.vinceandassociates.com/.
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