RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: 18 January 2017 – In December 2016, Lena Randhawa, PhD was promoted to the position of Senior Clinical Research Scientist at Impact Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (IMPACT).
Since joining the IMPACT family in March of 2012, Lena has been an integral part of the success of the company and the development of our corporate culture. In the role of Senior Clinical Research Scientist, Lena provides a wide range of services for IMPACT’s clients, including authoring various types of regulatory documents (eg, components of marketing applications [NDAs/MAAs], clinical study reports, and study protocols) across many different therapeutic areas and serves as the Project Manager of a strategic alliance with one of the company’s largest clients. In addition to providing top‑notch drug development services to IMPACT’s clients, Lena co-founded and continues to co-lead the company’s ‘Making an IMPACT’ community outreach initiative. She is also an active member of the Corporate Communications team, which promotes and encourages connection and interaction both within the company and with the drug development community at large.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: 13 Dec 2016 – In the second half of 2016, IMPACT’s employees continued their generous efforts via the Making an IMPACT community service initiative. Together, we held several donation drives and fundraisers for various groups and organized a volunteer outing at a local food pantry. We also kicked off our 1st annual Season of Giving!
Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina
|In July, Erica Allen organized a group outing of IMPACT employees and family members (Beth Pultorak’s husband and daughter, left) to volunteer at the Durham Branch of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. The Durham branch partners with other agencies to distribute food to nearly 650,000 people in central NC who struggle to access nutritious and adequate amounts of food necessary for a healthy life.
The Food Bank supplied large crates of zucchini and sweet potatoes that were donated from local farms. The IMPACT group spent several hours sorting fresh food into individualized bags for immediate distribution to people in need!
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: 21 October 2016 – In the first half of 2016, IMPACT’s employees continued their generous efforts via the Making an IMPACT community service initiative. Together, we held several fundraisers for various charities as well as a blood donation event.
IMPACT’s 3rd Annual March Madness Prizes Go to 3 Worthy Charities
In March, Jennifer Moen organized her 3rd annual March Madness charity bracket fundraiser. Thirty-two of our fellow employees, families, and colleagues entered 62 brackets for a chance to win the top 3 prizes for their charity of choice.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: 10 March 2016 – In February 2016, Lori Davis, MS, PhD, RAC was promoted to the position of Senior Clinical Research Scientist at Impact Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (IMPACT).
Since joining the company in April of 2012 following a successful academic career, Lori has developed into a highly-respected member of IMPACT’s senior team. In this position, Lori is responsible for authoring various types of complex regulatory documents, including components of Investigational New Drug (IND) submissions and New Drug Applications (NDAs), clinical study reports, and study protocols across a wide range of therapeutic fields. Lori also provides project management services for various clients. In addition to delivering exceptional medical writing and consulting services to IMPACT’s clients, Lori co-founded and co-manages the company’s ‘Making an IMPACT’ community outreach initiative.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: 28 January 2016 – Impact Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (IMPACT), a pharmaceutical research and consulting firm located in Research Triangle Park, NC, had another amazing year in 2015.
IMPACT’s staff has a diverse range of scientific and professional backgrounds, and our flat organizational structure means that all of our employees are available for incoming projects. Our approach of establishing an atmosphere of mutual respect and trust with each of our clients is a primary reason why the great majority of our work comes from satisfied customer referrals and repeat business. This philosophy continued to be successful in 2015 as IMPACT saw a 33% increase in its client base in 2015 relative to 2014, and business looks to be particularly strong heading into 2016.
Our Social Media Initiative
IMPACT staff members are more than just talented drug development professionals – we are also a group of individuals who are committed to spreading the word about who we are, what we do, and how we do it – via social media outlets. In 2015, IMPACT launched a blog, where employees share timely and knowledgeable updates on various topics related to the drug development industry, from regulatory affairs to electronic publishing to medical writing.