Case | HBS Case Collection | June 2008

Gordon Williams: Clinical Research at Brigham and Women's Hospital

by H. Kent Bowen and Courtney Purrington

Abstract

Clinical research is a critical element of biomedical research and development. This case describes the challenges of clinical research, and its role in bringing breakthroughs to patients. Dr. Williams leads through his own research and special programs to train clinical investigators.

Keywords: Training; Health Care and Treatment; Success; Programs; Research and Development; Biotechnology Industry; Health Industry;

Citation:

Bowen, H. Kent, and Courtney Purrington. "Gordon Williams: Clinical Research at Brigham and Women's Hospital." Harvard Business School Case 608-168, June 2008.