LMC and Manna Research announce merger of research operations

LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology and Manna Research are pleased to announce the merger of their research operations creating one of the largest networks of fully-owned and integrated outpatient clinical research sites in North America. LMC has built a global reputation by offering leading sites for diabetes and obesity research and conducting top quality research that is paired with the largest group of endocrinologists worldwide. LMC currently has nine clinical practices and research sites across Quebec, Ontario and Alberta. Manna Research works in clinical research across all areas of primary care and has four sites across Canada “The merger of LMC and Manna offers pharmaceutical and biotechnology sponsors unparalleled access to high quality research sites in Canada,” said Dr. Ronnie Aronson, chief medical officer of LMC. The two companies will still operate under their respective brands as LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology Research and Manna Research maintain their focus in their respective areas of expertise. “LMC and Manna are each leaders in the industry for their recruitment of patients and quality of data,” said Karri Venn, director of research at LMC. “We have already started streamlining best practices of both organizations and integrating the quality systems built on an extensive history of regulatory and sponsor inspections.” LMC also offers in-patient-clinical pharmacology (Phase I) studies in its state-of-the art facility in Toronto. “The expertise that LMC has shown in performing clinical pharmacology studies in diabetic patients can now be augmented by the experience that Manna has in running primary care studies,” said Dr. Graham Wood, president of research at Manna. “The LMC facility, experience of the staff and access to primary care...
LMC Supports #ClinicalTrialsDay!

LMC Supports #ClinicalTrialsDay!

May 20, 2015 is the international date for raising public awareness around clinical trials and acknowledging the life changing achievements that result from the hard work performed by clinical research professionals worldwide. On April 25, 2015, the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) launched ClinicalTrialsDay.org, urging Clinical Professionals and their supporters to open up the conversation about clinical trial research. To follow the conversation, use the hashtag #ClinicalTrialsDay via social media. To learn more, please...
LMC Receives 2015 Best Workplaces Awards!

LMC Receives 2015 Best Workplaces Awards!

We are proud to announce that LMC has received the following Awards from Great Places To Work Canada for 2015: #28 – Best Canadian Medium Companies (2nd year in a row) #7 – Best Workplaces for Women (bump up from #17 last year) 1 of 6 Winners of the Respect Award. We’d like to thank our entire team for making this possible. Learn more about the awards presented by Great Places To Work...