Hi Innovators!
Here are some resources that might be useful in helping you prepare your submissions for the May 6, 2015 deadline for the Ideation Challenge: 
  1. Clinical Trial Accrual – Where are the Solutions? https://swog.org/Visitors/Spring11GpMtg/AccrualNet.pdf
  2. AccrualNet, a website run by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). AccrualNet™ is NCI’s online resource and collaboration tool that supports professionals involved in the process of recruiting and retaining participants to clinical trials.  AccrualNet™ provides a growing collection of resources, training materials, and tools as well as an environment for collaborative work, professional development, and dissemination of accrual best practices. https://accrualnet.cancer.gov/
  3. Improving accrual into cancer clinical trials. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1931596
  4. Does increased patient awareness improve accrual into cancer-related clinical trials? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21252642
  5. Use of crowdsourcing for cancer clinical trial development. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25217580
  6. Social media in clinical trials. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24857086
  7.  A Systematic Review of Strategies Used to Increase Recruitment of People with Cancer or Organ Failure into Clinical Trials: Implications for Palliative Care Research. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25546286
  8. Promoting clinical research to medically underserved communities: Current practices and perceptions about clinical trial recruiting strategies. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25542611
  9. Unsuccessful trial accrual and human subjects protections: An empirical analysis of recently closed trials. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25475878
  10. Improving clinical trial accrual through a novel feedback approach:Lessons learned from a single disease site group. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25413410
  11. Rethinking the therapeutic misconception: social justice, patient advocacy, and cancer clinical trial recruitment in the US safety net. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25240404
  12. Improving clinical trial accrual by streamlining the referral process. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25256066
  13. Psychosocial barriers and facilitators to clinical trial enrollment and adherence for adolescents with cancer. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24918211
  14. Organizational and physician factors associated with patient enrollment in cancer clinical trialshttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24902923.
  15. Evaluation of eligibility and recruitment in breast cancer clinical trials. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24679829
  16. Lack of timely accrual information in oncology clinical trials: a cross-sectional analysis. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24661848
  17. State-of-the-science of patient navigation as a strategy for enhancing minority clinical trial accrual. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24643650