RCA Trials Blog

RCA Fall 2020 Newsletter

Research Centers of America (RCA), Broward County’s largest independent research site, is currently conducting COVID-19 vaccine trials, implemented under Operation Warp Speed (OWS). RCA is recruiting volunteers to participate in these clinical trials, working with the Federal Government and many major Pharmaceutical Companies, which developed a vaccine to potentially prevent COVID-19. 

Dr. Howard Schwartz, Chief Medical Officer at Research Centers of America, met with several news media channels and was also part of a roundtable discussion with Vice President Mike Pence, school leaders and members of the Miller School of Medicine, along with several other researchers working to end the [...]

5 Benefits of Participating in a Clinical Trial

“Saying yes changes lives.” “Be Involved.” “Do You Have Type-2 Diabetes?”

Over the course of your life, you’ve probably seen all kinds of advertisements asking for your participation in clinical trials. If you’re like most people, you likely didn’t pay them much attention. So now that you’re actually considering being part of a clinical trial, the obvious question keeps popping into your head: “What’s in it for me?”

Fair enough. After all, if you’re going to devote your time and energy to a clinical trial, you should know what you’re going to get out of it and what the point [...]

Understanding the Clinical Trial Journey at RCA

You’ve heard of clinical trials before, and maybe you’ve even seen billboards and other advertisements asking for volunteers – but what exactly is a clinical trial? Why do we need them? How do they work?

In this post, we’re going to do our best to answer all of those questions for you from the viewpoint of a company with an incredibly experienced team of professionals who have been conducted over 1,000 clinical trials combined. In other words, they know their stuff.

Let’s dive in.

How an RCA Clinical Trial Is Born

Medical research never stops. Scientists are constantly looking for [...]