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Jun 16, 2014, 08:00 ET

PRA Advances to Become PRA Health Sciences

 PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced that it has changed its name to PRA Health Sciences (PRA). The name change to...

May 27, 2014, 09:00 ET

PRA Completes 20th First in Human Biologics Trial

PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it has completed its 20th first in human trial with biologics. The...

May 13, 2014, 09:00 ET

PRA Adds Large Molecule Capabilities to U.S. Laboratory

PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced that in addition to offering full-service...

Mar 06, 2014, 12:00 ET

PRA Recognized for Quality with Multiple CRO Leadership Awards

 PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it has won two CRO Leadership Awards for quality. For its full-service...

Feb 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

PRA Named "International Clinical Company of the Year" in Global Contest

 PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it has been named the 2014 "International Clinical Company of the Year" at the...

Jan 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

PRA Nominated for "Best CRO" Award in Global Contest for Second Year

PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it is a finalist in the category of Best Life Science Contract Research Organization...

Nov 20, 2013, 09:00 ET

PRA Named "Clinical Company of the Year" in National Contest for Second Year

 PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it has won the 2013 U.S. Clinical Researcher of the Year's "Clinical Company...

Nov 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

PRA Acquires CRI Lifetree

PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced its intent to acquire privately held CRI Lifetree, a specialized research...

Oct 30, 2013, 10:04 ET

PRA Staff Named Finalists in Clinical Researcher of the Year Competition

 PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announces that 22 employees have been named finalists in the 2013 Clinical Researcher of...

Sep 11, 2013, 12:04 ET

PRA Holdings Announces Proposed Private Offering of $375 Million Senior Notes Due 2023

 PRA Holdings, Inc. ("PRA"), a leading global contract research organization providing outsourced clinical development services to the...

May 16, 2013, 18:33 ET

PRA Holdings, Inc. Announces Submission of Draft Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering

PRA Holdings, Inc. ("PRA") announced today that it has submitted a confidential draft registration statement on Form S-1 to the U.S. Securities and...

Mar 25, 2013, 16:30 ET

PRA Voted "Best CRO" in Asia

 PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it was voted "Best CRO" for the 3rd annual BioPharma Asia Industry Awards 2013....

Mar 04, 2013, 09:30 ET

PRA Acquires ClinStar

PRA, a leading clinical research organization, today announced it has acquired privately held ClinStar, LLC, a clinical research organization...

Nov 13, 2012, 09:00 ET

PRA Named 'Clinical Company of the Year' in National Contest

PRA, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announces that it won the 2012 US Clinical Researcher of the Year's "Clinical Company of the Year"...

Sep 20, 2012, 09:00 ET

PRA Late Phase Expert to Present at Conference

PRA, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announces that one of our Late Phase experts will speak at the 15th annual CBI Registries and...

Aug 22, 2012, 09:00 ET

PRA Expands Operations in China

PRA, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announces the opening of a second office in China to accommodate our continued expansion in China...

Jul 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

PRA Participa de Teste Clínico Referência Para Tratamento do Alzheimer

PRA, uma importante organização de pesquisa clínica, anuncia que está participando de um inédito estudo da doença de...

Jul 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

PRA Participates in Landmark Alzheimer's Prevention Clinical Trial

PRA, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announces that it is participating in a groundbreaking Alzheimer's disease study that could lead to...

Jul 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

PRA participa en trascendental ensayo clínico para prevención del Alzheimer

PRA, una importante Organización de Investigaciones Clínicas, anuncia que está participando en un revolucionario estudio de la...

Jul 24, 2012, 04:00 ET

PRA beteiligt sich an wegweisender klinischen Studie zur Alzheimer-Prävention

PRA, ein führendes klinisches Forschungsinstitut, gibt bekannt, dass es sich an einer wegweisenden neuen Studie zur Alzheimer-Krankheit...