Celebrate SDC's 10-year corporate anniversary, download a new case study on rescue studies, and read about our presentation at ASA!
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SDC Celebrates 10-Year Corporate Anniversary

In November 2005, SDC Founder & CEO Richard Abelson set out with a mission to provide expert biostatistics and clinical data management services to support clients in the development of novel therapeutic treatments.

Today, SDC has successfully supported over 200 clinical trials and collaborates alongside multiple strategic partners throughout the CRO industry. 

“I am humbled by the commitment that SDC’s team members, clients, and partners have demonstrated over the years that has allowed SDC to thrive as an organization,” said Richard.


To read more about SDC's 10-year anniversary, please click here.


Case Study: CRO Rescues Multi-Study Program Utilizing iMedNet eClinical

SDC was recently approached by a biotechnology company to "rescue" two pivotal trials running in parallel. In this case study, SDC explains:
  • The unique challenges associated with this clinical trial rescue program
  • The aggressive transition timelines achieved on both studies
  • The key factors that contribute to a successful rescue study 

"Statistics: Past, Present and Future" Presentation

Kirk Bateman, Director, Biostatistics at SDC, presented and participated in a panel symposium titled “Statistics: Past, Present and Future” at the Fall Chapter Meeting of the American Statistical Association (ASA) Arizona Chapter in Tempe, AZ on Thursday, October 29, 2015.

Kirk’s presentation focused on the current state of clinical trials statistics, including:

  • The role of the clinical trials statistician
  • Statistical methodologies used in clinical trials
  • Understanding bias

To read the full article or to request a copy of the presentation, please click here.  


Employee Spotlight 

Susan Potts

Senior Principal Biostatistician


Susan Potts has been a valued member of the SDC team since July 2013. She brings over 25 years of industry experience across a multitude of therapeutic areas including, but not limited to: ophthalmology, anti-infective, allergy, oncology, immunology, endocrinology, and neurology. She has supported over a dozen FDA product approvals and multiple corresponding global approvals throughout her career. 

Prior to joining SDC, Susan served as Director, Biostatistics at Reata Pharmaceuticals and previously as Associate Director, Biostatistics at Endo Pharmaceuticals and at Alcon Laboratories. Susan holds a Master of Science in Biostatistics from the University of North Carolina as well as a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from the University of Texas at Arlington. 

To learn more about our team, please click here. For a list of open positions at SDC, please click here.


Upcoming Events

Meet with us at an upcoming conference or event!
J.P. Morgan Annual Healthcare Conference
January 11-14, San Francisco, CA

Outsourcing in Clinical Trials West Coast
February 10-11, San Mateo, CA

Outsourcing in Clinical Trials Israel
March 14-15, Tel Aviv, Israel

For a full list of SDC's upcoming conferences, please click here.