Phase Forward Central Coding(TM) First to Achieve Uppsala Monitoring Center Certification  
6/14/2010 7:31:05 AM

WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Phase Forward (NASDAQ: PFWD), a leading provider of data management solutions for clinical trials and drug safety, today announced its Central Coding™ application has become the first product to achieve certification by the Uppsala Monitoring Center (UMC). Launched today (“Uppsala Monitoring Centre Launches Software Certification Program for WHO Drug Dictionary Enhanced”), UMC’s new certification is designed to help software developers quickly and easily integrate the WHO Drug Dictionary Enhanced. The WHO Drug Dictionary Enhanced is the world’s most comprehensive dictionary of medicinal product information and the de facto standard for coding concomitant medication in clinical trials and adverse event reporting.