PAREXEL International Corporation is a leading global biopharmaceutical services company, providing a broad range of expert-based contract research, consulting, medical communications, and technology solutions to the worldwide pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. Committed to providing solutions that expedite time-to-market and peak-market penetration, PAREXEL has developed significant expertise across the development and commercialization continuum, from drug development and regulatory consulting to clinical pharmacology, clinical trials management, medical education and reimbursement. PAREXEL Informatics, Inc. provides advanced technology solutions, including medical imaging, to facilitate the clinical development process.
The Company is managed through three business segments: Clinical Research Services (CRS), PAREXEL Consulting Services, and PAREXEL Informatics (PI).
CRS constitutes the Company's core business and includes all phases of clinical research from “first-in-man” trials, where a medicinal entity is tested on human subjects for the first time, through post-marketing studies. CRS service offerings include clinical trials management, observational studies, patient/disease registries and post-marketing surveillance, data management and biostatistics, epidemiology and health economics/outcomes research, clinical logistics, pharmacovigilance, and clinical pharmacology, as well as related medical affairs, patient recruitment, and investigator site services.
PAREXEL Consulting Services provides technical expertise and advice in such areas as drug development, regulatory affairs, and good manufacturing practice (“GMP”) compliance consulting. In addition, PC provides a full spectrum of market development, product development, commercialization, and targeted communications services in support of product launch. PC consultants also identify alternatives and propose solutions to address clients’ product development, registration, and commercialization issues.
PAREXEL Informatics provides information technology solutions designed to improve clients’ product development processes. PI’s portfolio of products and services includes ClinPhone RTSM, medical imaging services, RIM, CTMS, EDC, web-based portals, systems integration, and patient diary applications. These solutions are sold individually or in combination, as elements of an eClinical suite.