Training Process

Our staff goes though a rigorous training process which focuses on principles of sociological research and methods, ethical and legal guidelines, and clinical trials structure.

  • Introduction to Sociological Research Theories and Methods
  • Pharmaceutical Market Research vs Non Medical Research
  • ABPI-BHBIA Adverse Event Reporting & Testing
  • EphMRA Code of Conduct
  • Industry Standards Ethics & Codes of Conduct
  • Clinical Trials: Design & Interpretation, Endpoints, Biomarkers Drug Safety – Click here to learn more
  • Product Development Lifecycle
  • P&MA Foundations
  • Advanced Moderating Skills & Techniques
  • Data Interpretation, Analysis & Report Writing

Our Philosophy is simple: Aiming for Excellence


Semantics is member of the most relevant associations and industry regulators of national and international scope. Our quality standards are shaped and designed in accordance with such guidelines and requirements.

Project Management

Management and execution of fieldwork that goes above and beyond mere project coordination and data collection.

  • Familiarization of Business Objectives & Screening Criteria
  • Planning of Fieldwork Execution
  • Discussion Material & Stimuli Review
  • Coordination of Medical Translation
  • Management of Field Resources
  • Daily Client Support & Progress Updates
  • Quality Control throughout Project Lifecycle
  • Deliverables Review

Fieldwork Execution

Semantics delivers meaningful and usable data. This is achieved through a rigorous process that has at its core the thorough understanding of the research business objectives and of the study’s therapeutic area.

  • Therapeutic Area Desk Research
  • Familiarization with Business Objectives
  • Stakeholders Profiling & Screening
  • Discussion Material & Stimuli Review
  • Moderation & Analysis