Who We Are

We are a full-service contract research organization (CRO) and health research company. Since 1986, we’ve helped pharmaceutical, academic, and federal clients bring innovative drug treatments and other interventions to market. We have supported several federal clients for multiple decades and coordinated hundreds of clinical trials and epidemiological studies in a wide variety of therapeutic areas.

Using a collaborative, “can do” approach, we offer a wide range of clinical services, including study management, observational studies and registries, patient recruitment and site partnerships, regulatory affairs, data management and eClinical solutions, monitoring, safety and pharmacovigilance, statistical support, and quality assurance. Our decades of experience allow us to predict needs, avoid common barriers, and move from a quick startup through each research phase.

Working with us

We know your projects are unique. Clients and partners rely on our team of specialized research methodologists who can help design and manage your program. Tell us what you need, and we will work with you to create a custom, flexible approach with pricing to meet the particular needs of your research program.

Your projects will benefit from our long-standing relationships with clinical sites and trusted network of service providers. Vetted partnerships allow us to set up collaborations for success at the outset and to support early startup.

In addition, working with KAI gives you access to a synergistic array of thought leaders and clinical experts. We carefully nurture relationships with industry, the federal government, and academic institutions, creating a community of expertise that can elevate the success of your clinical research to new levels.

Our team

We are able to offer strong, extremely responsive, dedicated staff to lead the studies we support. Founded in 1986, we have the vantage point of decades of experience in several areas of study. Our project managers average 11 years of service, and the majority have worked at KAI for more than 12 years. Their long tenure lends consistency to their project management methods and allows them to draw on extensive institutional and personal memory for every study.

Our staff include

  • Clinical research associates (CRAs)
  • Database application designers and programmers
  • Data managers
  • Drug safety monitors
  • Information technology experts
  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Principal investigators
  • Pharmacists
  • Project managers
  • Quality assurance auditors
  • Research support staff
  • Statistical programmers
  • Statisticians

Our Mission

We are committed to

  • Exceeding client expectations using cutting-edge technology in clinical research
  • Providing expert services in regulatory, scientific, medical, and information technology
  • Offering the most reliable, cost-effective service in our industry
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance and safety for clinical trial participants

KAI is a wholly owned for-profit subsidiary of Altarum Institute. For more information about Altarum, please visit www.altarum.org.

Work with us. Contact us to learn how we can find the right solutions for all of your clinical research needs.

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