inVentiv Clinical Solutions is a premier provider of functional clinical outsourcing solutions, allowing great flexibility through unmatched access to high quality clinical resources. It provides clinical trial management and monitoring, biostatistics and data management solutions, regulatory consulting and liaison services, and patient and investigator recruitment. These services are complemented by full traditional clinical staffing and recruitment capabilities through MedFocus and Smith Hanley Consulting Group.

What does this mean for the pharmaceutical industry? By partnering with inVentiv Clinical Solutions, pharma companies will be able to access a mix of clinical operations and staffing solutions customised to their specific clinical trial needs. inVentiv Clinical offers flexible, full-scale clinical solutions.

Clinical operations

From investigator selection and patient recruitment to regulatory submission and GCP training, inVentiv Clinical provides comprehensive and flexible clinical operations solutions that help navigate regulatory, clinical and research issues to achieve both short- and long-term objectives. Services include:

  • Protocol/CRF design
  • Investigator and patient recruitment
  • Clinical trial management
  • Site monitoring
  • Regulatory affairs
  • Consulting/liaison
  • Comprehensive GCP training

Therapeutic expertise

inVentiv Clinical Solutions has expertise in all major therapeutic indications, including oncology, neurology, cardiovascular, infectious disease/HIV, obesity and wound healing. In addition, its research experience extends to numerous types of medical devices, including industry- leading experience in neuro-stimulating devices.

Data management and biostatistics

inVentiv Clinical provides customised, user-friendly integration of data management, statistical and medical writing expertise on every project. Its expert teams set up, manage, present and analyse data efficiently, helping to get clients through the clinical development process as painlessly as possible. It offers:

  • Data management solutions
  • Specialised statistical analysis
  • Medical writing
  • SAS programming
  • EDC solutions
  • Offshore support

Contract staffing

Complementing its unique clinical solutions offerings, inVentiv Clinical offers clients clinical and scientific contract staffing solutions through its industry-leading staffing providers, Smith Hanley Consulting Group and MedFocus. These professional recruiters use a proprietary candidate database that includes over 40,000 individuals spanning all areas of clinical research, quickly and easily fulfilling any client staffing need, from full clinical teams to individual clinical professionals at any level.

Smith Hanley Consulting Group assists top companies with flexible staffing services to get products to market quickly while managing costs through outsourcing. Specialities recruited for include: clinical research, scientific/lab research, data analytics, marketing research and SAS programming (

MedFocus offers clinical and scientific research contract outsourcing and staffing specifically to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, specialising in the nationwide recruitment of clinical trials personnel and scientific/laboratory personnel ( Its clinical staffing services include:

  • Clinical research associates
  • Regulatory/safety associates
  • Project managers
  • Physicians and monitors
  • Biostatisticians/statistical consultants
  • Data managers
  • SAS programmers
  • Medical writers

Medfocus also provides non-clinical staffing sservices, such as:

  • Data management
  • Data warehousing
  • Decision analytics
  • Quantitative marketing and statistics
  • Database marketing
  • Data modelling
  • SAS/statistical programming
  • Strategically resourced teams

A comprehensive solution to evolving resource needs provides clients access to longer-term relationships with critical personnel while allowing them to maintain head-count flexibility. Using inVentiv Clinical’s industry leading in-house contract staffing groups to identify the appropriate personnel, it can build and maintain the right teams to fit any resource need. Clients can realise efficiencies throughout the project scope and effectively manage the co-employment risk.

inVentiv-SIRO offshore support

Responding to the marketplace’s needs for speed, quality, flexibility and cost efficiency, inVentiv Clinical and SIRO ClinPharm Pvt Ltd have formed an exclusive joint partnership to give clients access to a large pool of offshore talent to design studies, create and manage databases, conduct statistical analysis and provide regulatory reporting.

Company profile

Over the past three years, inVentiv’s revenues have grown over 35% annually, with leading services offered through its three business segments, offices throughout the US and affiliates around the world.

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