Pharma Needs a Worldwide “Smart Research” Network

Learning Lessons from Abbott’s Global Pandemic Defense Coalition

In response to an article in Modern Healthcare on the Abbott Pandemic Defense Coalition, Nekzad Shroff, Saama’s VP, Product Management, submitted a letter to the editor calling for a global, AI-enabled “Smart Research” network.

Through industry-wide collaboration, the goal is to give scientists the ability to securely share clinical research, signals, and insights to immediately inform drug development efforts.

A new category of AI-powered analytics applications and infrastructure–the Intelligent Clinical Cloud (ICC)–makes it possible to achieve research scale, acceleration, and repeatability. It is up to the industry to come together and work for the greater good.

Read the Letter