TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 27, 2016) - Axiom Real-Time Metrics, the premier provider of eClinical software solutions and services to small to mid-sized life sciences organizations, today announced the appointment of Dr. Robert D. (Bob) Arbeit, MD to their leadership team. Dr. Arbeit is joining Axiom in the capacity of Chief Clinical Scientist.
"I have had the distinct pleasure of working with Bob for many years on a variety of groundbreaking studies. My team and I have had the opportunity to see first-hand the brilliance of what brings to clinical research every single day. Therefore, I am thrilled to welcome him to the Axiom family in the leadership role of Chief Clinical Scientist," shared Andrew Schachter, Founder and CEO.
Dr. Arbeit adds "I have been a repeat client of Axiom and am very pleased now to be working with them as they expand and deepen the clinical science services they offer in support of drug development. Their focus on integrated data management from protocol conception through regulatory submission facilitates patient safety, as well as trial execution and outcome assessment."
Dr. Arbeit held the position of Senior Vice President of Clinical Development and Translational Research of X4 Pharmaceuticals from 2015 to 2016. He served as Vice President of Clinical Development at Idera Pharmaceuticals from August 2009 until January 2015 and at Paratek Pharmaceuticals. From 1979 to 2000, he held positions with increasing levels of responsibility at the VA Medical Center in Boston, where his last position was Associate Chief of Staff for Research.
Dr. Arbeit has authored or co-authored over 100 publications, textbook chapters and peer-reviewed articles. He is an Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Arbeit received his BA from Williams College and earned an MD at Yale University School of Medicine. He completed a medical residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital, CT, a research fellowship in the Immunology Branch of the National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, and a Clinical Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA.
About Axiom Real-Time Metrics
Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Axiom delivers intuitive, powerful and cost-effective eClinical solutions and services focused around your entire study. Services include: DM, Biostatistics and Pharmacovigilance. Axiom's eClinical suite, Fusion, delivers a powerful range of innovative end-user focused, unified functionality and 15 modules. Fusion Delivers: EDC, DM, IWRS, CTMS, Inventory Management, IVR, Patient Portal, AE/SAE Tracking, Safety Database, Central Lab, Imaging, eTMF, and 24/7 Project and Clinical Data Reporting. For more information, please visit http://www.axiommetrics.com/
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