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Bringing new, groundbreaking treatments to the patients who need them can be a long and sometimes winding road

Finding the right clinical research partner to help travel this road quickly and efficiently is of key importance – but one size does not fit all. Small and mid-size Life Science companies often differ from large Pharma companies in their partnership needs. They prefer attributes such as professional guidance, a sense of urgency and integrated partnership along with the advantages of senior advisors, high level of service, flexibility, cost effectiveness, local and global presence, commitment and speed for a successful and long-term business relationship.

TFS was founded in Lund in 1996
Founded in 1996 in Lund, Sweden, TFS has grown to become the largest independent mid-size CRO and the trusted clinical research partner to over 250 life science companies with a particular focus on small and mid-size customers. Employing more than 700 professionals throughout Europe, North America and Japan, TFS currently delivers clinical research services in more than 40 countries. Based on our four business principles – customer centricity, flexibility, value creation and global reach – TFS provides its customers with operational excellence and a “solutions driven” culture within the framework of a trusted partnership.
Offering a full suite of service solutions or tactical, single services, TFS supports the complete clinical development continuum from First-in-Human through Phase IV and Post-marketing follow-through. We are with you every step of the way with industry renowned Senior Advisers, regulatory experts, integrated technologies and a global network of research and academic centers. Our development experience spans pharmaceuticals, medical device, aesthetics, diagnostics and functional foods. To match the evolving needs of our clients, TFS is continuously developing its capabilities and, in the third quarter 2015 will add Medical Information to our list of services.

TFS is now a Global Company with Global Operation
TFS combines global infrastructure with strong local presence. For customers, this means access to experienced clinical research professionals worldwide – account managers, project leaders, senior statisticians and more – who are multilingual in local dialects and major languages. TFS also provides the advantage of enhanced technologies and capabilities such as risk based monitoring and adaptive design for the highest, cost effective service level to our clients.
TFS is always looking for both experienced professionals and rookies in Clinical Development. If you are interested in joining a world class company dedicated to making a difference in people’s lives through clinical research, visit our website for more information.
TFS supports our clients during the clinical development either by performing the trials from synopsis to report or we place senior consultants in the infrastructure of our clients. The core part of the clinical development is the performance of prospective research studies on human participants. These are designed to answer specific questions about an intervention, including new treatments (such as vaccines, aesthetics, food supplements, and medical devices). Clinical trials generate data on safety and efficacy in the interest of patients all over the world.