The term "Full Service Provider" or FSP has only been mentioned twice in the media in conjunction with the term "Contract Research Organization (CRO)" in the past 3-6 months.
- Apart from several job listings by companies such as IQVIA, the term "Full Service Provider" or FSP has not been mentioned in industry publications, social media, or the general press in conjunction with the term "Contract Research Organization (CRO)" in the past 3 months.
- On expansion to the past 6 months, the terms have appeared twice:
- In a news release on Mar 03, 2020, Pivotal, a leading full-services CRO, announced its acquisition of Akcelis BVBA, a leading full-service provider.
- The terms also appeared in the Canada & USA Drug Development & Outsourcing Guide, which was published on Jan 13, 2020. The guide mentioned IQVIA but not PPD.