By Bio-IT World Staff
October 29, 2013 | The 2014 Bio-IT World Best Practices competition has released its call for entries. Since 2003, Bio-IT World's Best Practices competition has been recognizing outstanding examples of technology and strategic innovation initiatives across the drug discovery enterprise.
The advanced deadline for entry is February 10, 2014; the early deadline is December 16, 2013. The awards attract an elite group of life science professionals: executives, entrepreneurs, innovators, researchers and clinicians responsible for developing and implementing innovative solutions for streamlining the drug development and clinical trial process. Bio-IT World's distinguished peer-review panel of judges has reviewed more than 450 entries in the program's history.
“The Bio-IT World Best Practices Awards have been around long enough for us—as editors and judges—to get a little jaded,” said Bio-IT World editor Allison Proffitt. “But instead, our enthusiasm is renewed each year by the excellent entries, innovative ideas, and passion to better our industry. We expect the 2014 entries to be the best yet, and Bio-IT World is honored to be in a position to share these projects with the industry at large.”
Entries will be accepted in six categories: Clinical & Health-IT; IT infrastructure/HPC; Informatics; Knowledge Management; Research & Drug Discovery; and Personalized & Translational Medicine.
The 2014 winners will receive a crystal award to be presented at the Bio-IT World Conference & Expo in Boston at a plenary session on April 30, 2014. Winners and entrants will also be featured in Bio-IT World.
For more information on the program and to download the entry form, please visit www.bio-itworld.com/bestpractices.
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