Pharmacy services are performed by Pharmacists and technicians who are experienced in study research methods and requirements, including retention samples. All Novum pharmacies handle dose preparation and sterile preparation of intravenous dosages and are registered with the DEA. The Pittsburgh pharmacy serves as a central distribution point for the large multi-center clinical endpoint studies managed by the Novum Clinical Trial Management team.
All pharmacies feature:
• Temperature monitoring
• Limited access
• Backup generators
• Double lock and key, fingerprint security
• Controlled substance license/certification
Novum has specific SOPs that cover all pharmacy operations.