The PharmaTimes Clinical Researcher of the Year – The Americas gala dinner & awards ceremony will be taking place at the Sheraton Hotel in Boston on 4th May.

This year has seen another strong level of entries, with 58 individual finalists and 15 teams passing the first two hotly contested stages to earn their place in the live finals day; which will allow candidates creative and critical thinking skills to flourish. The finalists are all eagerly awaiting this opportunity to show the judges why they deserve to be crowned a winner in their respective category.

The competition is reviewed annually by the Executive Steering Group to ensure it accurately reflects the environment in which these talented clinical researchers are working. This esteemed committee, which is made up of key industry leaders and stakeholders, have put their minds together to re-vamp the finals day with brand new challenges to keep the finalists on their toes.

These challenges are unique to each category and will test even the most talented clinical researchers, the categories include Clinical Research Co-Ordinator, New CRA, Experienced CRA, Clinical Trial Manager, Project Manager, Company Team, Strategic Team, and Site Team.

All of the candidates hard work culminates at the gala dinner and awards ceremony where the finalists are honoured for their efforts and winners are awarded a coveted pharma trophy. The awards ceremony will be photographed with live social media updates, so the success of all the finalists can be broadcast through global PR channels. The event will also be attended by industry leading companies and names, providing an unbeatable networking opportunity for guests.

Tickets are available to book for those wanting to be a part of the celebrations. Visit for more information.