The quality of human life is highly dependent on the most effective and
medicines. Humankind has always
been striving to develop the most effective & safe medicines. Drug discovery and development is a long,
expensive, and complex process, which requires expert analysis of well-researched, properly organized &
accurate information. Clinical trial data plays a pivotal role in the research and development of any
This resulted in the development of various research methodologies and techniques. Statistical analysis
presentation of research data is highly required for analysis of any drug development.
Statistical Analysis System (SAS) is the world leader in the statistical
analysis of Clinical Data. It is a
software system for data analysis and reports writing. SAS is a group of computer programs that work
together to store data values and retrieve them, modify data, compute simple and complex statistical
analyses, and create reports. It is the most demanded platform by the industry and the only accepted
report-generating software by FDA.
Due to rapid growth in clinical trials, demand for the Clinical SAS
programmers is increasing rapidly with
global pharmaceutical companies and CROs are increasing outsourcing from India. Current size of the
trials market is US$49.8 billion which will grow to US$78.3 billion by 2030.
It is the right time to enter in the field of Clinical SAS. This career
not only the backbone of the
Pharmaceutical industry but highly rewarding professionally for young professionals. If we talk about
entry level salary packages, in India the average starting salary package of a SAS Programmer is around
4.00 Lakh/Annum, which may grow at 15 – 20% per annum, whereas for the same role average salary in the
it is $63,136/Annum.
This career option is available for people with a wide range of
qualifications. Anyone who comes from a
Medical, Pharmaceutical, Biology, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Statistics, or Engineering/Computing
(Analytics) background can opt for this career.
This is a highly sophisticated career and requires a high level of
theoretical and practical knowledge, so
very intense and detailed training is highly required. Selection of right institute is very important.
Institute should be able to provide you with the hands on training on SAS and Advanced Clinical SAS /
sound theoretical training and real time internship. It is important that you are trained on the real
data Institute must have senior experience industry trainers. Program should be certified and accredited
the government and international accreditation agencies.
Cliniminds is the leader in the life sciences skilling, training and
consulting. Established in 2004,
Cliniminds has trained over 8500 life sciences professionals. Cliniminds has robust 360 degree placement
support program. Cliniminds is an innovative Clinical and Pharma research training institute providing a
wide range of training solutions to students, pharmaceutical companies, CROs, and healthcare companies
India, USA, UK, and other parts of the world. Cliniminds have always been the first choice for students
selecting their training institutes and companies for hiring their employees.