Goals and Mission 

4Clinics is a Contract Research Organization (CRO) providing Data management, Biostatistics, Scientific Writing, Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Operations services for clinical, observational and epidemiological studies with a particular expertise in vaccines, immunotherapeutics, cell and gene therapies with a dedicated branch for medical devices.

4Clinics provides comprehensive clinical expertise to meet the needs of its clients. It has long experience of clinical trials, allied methodologies and healthcare, and takes pride in giving its clients satisfaction.

4Clinics is member of the Belgian Association of CROs (BeCRO), France Biotech, Biowin (Health Cluster of Wallonia), the French Association of CROs (AFCRO), Medicen (Health Cluster of Paris Region), PHUSE (Non-Profit Organization of Statistical Programmers)  and EMWA (European Medical Writers Association)

4Clinics is partner of the French-American Chamber of Commerce, New England | FACCNE

4Clinics benefits from the French Research Tax Credit agreement (“Credit Impôt Recherche”).

Management team


Anne Hepburn (PhD in Medical Biology) - Medical Writing & RA Director

Anne has been Director of Scientific Writing & Regulatory Affairs Services at 4Clinics since 2006. She is a native English speaker and came to 4Clinics with nearly 20 years of experience in clinical research and regulatory affairs. She has extensive experience in preparing clinical trial documentation (protocols, investigator brochures, study reports) and regulatory submissions. She has also written or co-written peer-reviewed articles for pre-clinical and clinical studies.


David Darcaigne (B.Sc.) – Data Management Coordinator

David has a bachelor’s degree in Bio medical Sciences from Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL). He has more than 9 years of experience in Data Management services and joined 4clinics in 2006.


Christophe Grenot – Director Clinical Operations

Christophe is Clinical Research professional with 20 experience in conducting EU and FDA-regulated trials in a broad range of therapeutic areas. He started his career as nurse in various specialized services before joining the medical device industry at Johnson & Johnson Interventional Systems (now Cordis) as a clinical monitor and clinical research associate. He then joined MedPass International, a full service medical device CRO, where he held the positions of Project Manager, Sr PM, and spend 7 years as the Director of Clinical Operations. He led a number of successful clinical projects for start-ups at the forefront of technological advances. Before joining 4Clincs in 2017, he provided independent consulting services for 4 years to medical device industries in designing, setting up and following clinical development programs.

 

Partners & Membership


I-REIVAC

I-REIVAC is the only French network for clinical research in vaccinology. Under the aegis of the ITMO Public Health (AVIESAN), it has been labeled a network of excellence within the framework of the F-CRIN project.

BeCRO

BeCRO is a professional non-profit association of Belgian Contract Research Organisations (CROs) which are supporting the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical devices industry in clinical research and development of new products.

AFCROs

AFCROs is a professional non-profit association of French Contract Research Organisations (CROs) which are supporting the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical devices industry in clinical research.

PHUSE

PHUSE is an independent, not-for-profit organisation run by volunteers. Since its inception, PHUSE has expanded from its roots as a conference for European statistical programmers to a global membership organisation and platform for the discussion of topics encompassing the work of data managers, biostatisticians, statistical programmers and eClinical IT professionals

MEDICEN