News & Events
April 30, 2020
C-Path Appoints Two New Members to Board of Directors
TUCSON, Ariz., April 30, 2020 — Tucson-based Critical Path Institute (C-Path) today announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors: James W. Newman, CPA, former Executive Chairman of Victory Pharma, Inc. and Tomas Salmonson, Ph.D., M.Sc., former Chair of the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP), European Medicines Agency (EMA).
April 21, 2020
C-Path Awarded FDA Contract to Enhance the Assessment of Clinical Outcomes in Pediatric Asthma Treatment Trials
The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) announced today it has been awarded a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) contract in support of ongoing development of novel clinical outcome assessments for pediatric asthma. C-Path’s Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) Consortium will carry out this work through its Pediatric Asthma Working Group. Specifically, these assessments are intended to facilitate innovative patient-focused drug development and aid regulatory decision making by filling an unmet measurement gap.
March 17, 2020
C-Path to Lead Multi-Stakeholder Engagement on FDA’s Proposed Novel Framework to Enhance the Pediatric Medical Device Ecosystem
C-Path today announced it has been awarded a grant to conduct stakeholder engagement to garner insights, feedback and refinement of the FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health’s proposed framework to enhance the pediatric medical device ecosystem and to develop a strategic plan for implementation.
March 12, 2020
C-Path Appoints Dr. Klaus Romero as Chief Science Officer
The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) today announced the appointment of Klaus Romero, M.D., M.S., F.C.P., as its new Chief Science Officer (CSO) effective April 1, 2020. Dr. Romero, a clinical pharmacologist and epidemiologist with more than 17 years combined experience in academic and pharmaceutical clinical research, translational sciences, pharmacometrics, modeling and simulation and pharmacoepidemiology, has been with C-Path since December 2007. His most recent role has been as Executive Director of Clinical Pharmacology and Quantitative Medicine. He will continue in dual roles as CSO and head of the Quantitative Medicine Program.
January 29, 2020
ERA4TB, an International Consortium to Accelerate the Development of Comprehensive Treatments Against Tuberculosis
C-Path, Ltd. and more than 30 partners from 13 countries participate in the ERA4TB project.
The ERA4TB (European Regimen Accelerator for Tuberculosis) project is a public-private initiative dedicated to the development of drugs against tuberculosis. With a team of more than thirty organizations and a budget of over 200 million euros ERA4TB will focus on developing a new, improved tuberculosis treatment. The partners will share their expertise, knowledge and resources to rapidly progress new candidate drugs into clinical trials.