Clinical Supply Management

Experienced Professionals and Advanced Modeling Capabilities for even the most complex trials

Clinical Supplies Management (CSM) brings the experience of our drug supply professionals to a client’s study, providing expertise throughout the complete clinical supply project lifecycle - from initial packaging strategy to final drug accountability.

Supported by forecasting and simulation capabilities, we can optimize study design and ensure cost-effective approaches for on-going clinical supply management for either single protocols or entire programs.

Catalent Benefits:
  • Single point of contact coordinating the necessary information between clinical functions
  • Ensures that clinical drugs and supplies are available in appropriate quantities where they are needed and when they are needed
  • Supports cost saving through reducing drug wastage:
    • unnecessary drug campaigns
    • more efficient shipping and inventory practices
    • optimized comparator procurement
    • minimizes the risk of a subject not having drug available at their drug assignment visit.
Catalent Capabilities:
  • Creation of overall packaging and distribution plan/strategy
  • Drug projections and enrollment projections
  • Determine subject drug visit requirements
  • Supports comparator procurement strategies
  • Re-forecast ongoing supply requirements as study progresses
  • Request manual drug orders
  • Manage/monitor site/system drug orders and site drug shipments
  • Manage/monitor site inventory levels
  • Manage/monitor ancillary and comparator supplies inventory
  • Support for IRT design/approval (URS/UAT)
  • Assist in distribution pack out design
  • Assist in coordination of temperature monitor processing
  • Assist with creating shipment excursion release process
  • Provide final drug accountability reports to Clinical
  • Coordinate drug return and accountability process
  • Coordinate destruction of reconciled study drug

With clinical storage and distribution networks around the world - including over 50 audited depots - our capacity enables us to adapt to and handle all your international compliance and logistics needs, ultimately reducing your turnaround time.

  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Kansas City, Missouri, USA
  • Bathgate, Scotland
  • Bolton, England
  • Schorndorf, Germany
  • Shanghai, China
  • Kakegawa, Japan
  • Singapore