About ICON
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About ICON
We’re committed to the drug development process because we understand how it impacts the lives of patients and their families. At the end of the day, we’re not just researchers. We’re patients. We’re survivors. We’re family members. Our passion to help others is what drives us. It inspires our more than 13,000 employees in over 80 countries. It’s something we share with the leading pharmaceutical companies with which we collaborate. We are proud to be recognized for our work. In 2017 PharmaTimes named us Clinical Research Company of the Year—The Americas, an honor we’ve received consecutively since 2012. And for the fourth year in a row we were named PharmaTimes International Clinical Research Company of the Year. At ICON, we know the power of research can change lives for the better. That’s why we’re dedicated to the future of clinical development and every life it saves.
If you’re thinking about participating in a clinical study, you have a lot of options. Choosing ICON means a decision you can feel good about – we’ve been an integral part of bringing more than 70 life-changing drugs to market. For over 40 years, we’ve studied drugs in a variety of categories, from cancer to rare diseases. With that solid experience, you can feel confident about participating in a clinical study with us.
Our commitment
Our people are passionate about clinical research and advancing the future of medicine. ICON manages an average of 150 studies per year around the world at our various clinical research sites. We have an experienced team of physicians, clinic and support staff dedicated to making our participants’ experience as positive and comfortable as possible. Participant safety is our top priority at all times.
early phase studies per year
Leading the industry
Bringing life-changing drugs to market is reward enough, but we’re proud to have been recognized by our peers. Since 2012, we’ve been honored to be named PharmaTimes’ Clinical Company of the Year—The Americas and International Clinical Company of the Year for the fourth year in a row. Many of our employees have won gold, silver, and bronze medals in various categories honoring clinical research and project management. This recognition underscores the passion they bring to their work to help change patient lives for the better.
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We’re changing peoples’ lives for the better every single day.
And we’d like you to help us.