NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Device Consultants, Inc. (MDCI), a full-service regulatory consulting and contract research organization (CRO) serving the medical device and diagnostics industry, today announced a strategic partnership with Clinical Development & Support Services Ltd (CDSS), a clinical services and CRO based in Cheshire, England. This relationship will allow clients access to the best of both organizations' core strengths and geographical expertise. The service expansion will be accomplished through mutual referrals, coordinated sales, marketing, and presentation activities.
Leslie Rose, Director of Clinical Services at MDCI said, "Our primary aim is to fully support clients as they design and conduct medical device and IVD clinical trials both in the US and Europe. The CDSS network of employee and contract clinical research professionals in the UK and across Europe complements MDCI's full service CRO activities. This collaboration of two former competitors combines our strengths to provide broader and deeper clinical and regulatory solutions for all of our medical device clients."
John Illingworth, Manager Director at CDSS said, "We recognize that our clients need to ensure their clinical research plans meet International regulatory requirements especially in the US and Europe. MDCI's extensive regulatory expertise and network of clinical research professionals in the US makes our alliance a perfect match to achieve this. The blend of both CDSS' and MDCI's skills and infrastructure will allow us to provide all the benefits of working with a large, multinationa