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About Us

Strategic Partners. Seamless Solutions.

We are a trusted partner to clients both large and small, and have built a reputation for providing committed teams that exceed clients' expectations on every project. SDC has also developed several strategic relationships with both clinical and technology partners in the industry in order to offer seamless solutions across multiple therapeutic areas. SDC is fortunate to have close relationships with the following strategic partners:

Ora Inc.

Ora LogoAs the world's leading ophthalmic focused CRO, Ora provides a complete range of development services, including preclinical models, clinical research and development, regulatory strategy, medical writing, and marketing and advertising services. Ora brings together the world's most extensive and experienced network of ophthalmic experts, investigators, and industry-leading companies in order to enable our sponsors to maximize the value of their new product initiatives. Over the past 30 years, Ora's validated clinical models and proven methodologies have helped clients earn 34 FDA product approvals. Ora works across all ophthalmic indications, in both drugs and devices, and has full capabilities to support projects in North America, Europe, Asia, and South America. For more information, please visit

Stiris Research

Stiris LogoStiris Research Inc. is an entrepreneurial Clinical Trial Management Company, providing comprehensive study management solutions for Phase I through Phase IV clinical research. Stiris provides tailor-made services from full-service outsourcing to focused clinical study management. As an organization that specializes in outsourcing management, Stiris has built a portfolio of specialty service providers that offer clients the niche expertise desired for critical stage projects. Stiris' model employs a harmonized project management approach with streamlined contracting options for international programs. The result provides clients with a fast-moving, flexible, highly specialized solution without excessive overhead or management bureaucracy. For more information, please visit

MedNet Solutions

medNet logoMedNet Solutions is a leading healthcare technology company specializing in electronic data capture (EDC) and clinical trial management systems (CTMS) designed for the global life sciences market. MedNet delivers proven, flexible and easy-to-use web-based eClinical solutions that effectively support clinical studies, registries and investigator initiated trials of all types and sizes. Since 2000, MedNet has successfully supported leading pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, and contract research organizations (CROs) on clinical research conducted around the world. These companies trust MedNet to consistently deliver the technology innovation, experience and reliability they need for success. For more information, please visit

PRC Clinical

PRC logoPRC Clinical is a California CRO specializing in Clinical Trial Management, supporting all phases of clinical studies for pharmaceutical, biotech and regenerative medicine developers globally. Founded in 2003, PRC Clinical offers Clinical Trial Management services including Clinical Project Management, Site Monitoring, Quality Assurance, Drug Safety, Payment Services, Biostatistics, Data Management, Regulatory Strategies, and Site Selection and Enrollment. PRC clinical has significant CRO experience in a wide range of therapeutic areas: Regenerative Medicine, CNS, Neurology, ALS, Parkinson's, Pain, GI, Device, Anti-infective, Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, Oncology, Endocrine, and Stem cells. For more information, please visit

WATERMARK Research Partners Inc.

Watermark Logo Watermark is the first and only independent central DSMB. We support DMC and adjudication panel review of safety information during clinical trials and into the post-market setting. Our support include identification of potential members worldwide, charters, due diligence/COI documentation, coordinating all meetings (web and in-person), meeting minutes, archiving, and audit support. We work worldwide and support all therapeutic areas. Our adjudication services also include the use of our platform SOAR. SOAR allows for a secure easy to use platform for review of cases by experts located virtually anywhere. Review of DICOM is also available through SOAR. For more information, please visit

Next Generation Clinical Research

contract research organizationFounded in 1999, Next Generation is a Contract Research Organization (CRO) and Functional Service Provider providing clinical trial management services to pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device organizations. We offer a comprehensive scope of contract services while specializing in complex projects and niche product applications. Although we have extensive experience in multiple therapeutic areas, we command particular expertise in critical care, chronic kidney disease and complex orphan disease indications. For more information, please visit

IMARC Research

contract research organizationIMARC Research is an ISO 9001 certified medical device CRO that provides independent, third party oversight on your critical clinical studies. IMARC assists the clinical research community in the pursuit of FDA and worldwide approvals. Our effectiveness is built on preparing, educating, complementing and guiding site teams from Day 1 - to control the complex management of trials via cost-effective monitoring, auditing training services and consulting services - which results in the support, proof and assurance they seek to overcome chaos caused by complexity while achieving compliance through consistency. Providing committed, competent and confident consultation is how IMARC sets the highest standards for site outcomes and study partnerships. For more information, please visit

Accell Clinical Research

contract research organizationAccell Clinical Research is an international top-choice Contract Research Organization (CRO) delivering high quality clinical trial services in Russia, Ukraine and Eastern Europe. With an excellent and experienced professional Clinical team at the core of our organization, Accell offers full range and custom-tailored clinical trial solutions for our Sponsors. A wide range of biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies benefit from our services. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and high quality results delivered on time. Our commitment to our customers has been recognized with a CRO Leadership Award in 2015. For more information, please visit

Southern Star Research

contract research organizationSouthern Star Research is an Australian CRO with a reputation for delivering full-service clinical trials, complimentary support activities and outstanding customer service experiences to facilitate the development of medicinal therapeutics and medical devices. Our industry insight, coupled with our depth of experience, global reach and comprehensive service offering, allows us to create and implement tailored R&D solutions across a broad range of therapeutic areas and all phases of clinical development. We have the flexibility to adapt to situational factors, the agility to capitalise on environmental opportunities and the drive to achieve clinical research objectives. Working in collaborative partnership with our clients, Southern Star Research helps to realise the potential of medical innovation that can provide significant benefits to people the world over. For more information, please visit

Emergent Clinical Consulting

contract research organizationEmergent Clinical Consulting was built out of a need in the medical device industry to provide high quality clinical support without bringing on the burden of additional overhead within an organization. In 2013, the boutique service provider was formed with a small team of clinical professionals focused on the unique needs of medical device and diagnostic organizations. By focusing on the most complex areas of the trial including strategic clinical planning, study management, trial monitoring, patient recruitment and patient retention, Emergent Clinical can ensure that device manufacturers receive the expertise and support they require without the excessive overhead from other service providers. For more information, please visit