Director of Clinical Operations
Fiona joined the company in 2014 as Clinical Operations Manager, and was appointed Director of Clinical Operations in 2016. She has over 13 years’ experience working within clinical research, having worked for a variety of companies, from blue chip and smaller European Pharmaceutical companies, those concentrating on drug delivery systems, radiopharmaceuticals and Contract Research Organisations.
She has worked in phases I-IV and across a variety of therapeutic areas, including cardiovascular, diabetes, oncology, neurology, women’s health, hepatology respiratory and endocrinology studies.
Fiona has extensive experience in running clinical trials, from project management, monitoring (hospital, GP and Phase I sites), protocol writing, CRF design, drug packaging, data management, clinical report writing and vendor management. As Director of Clinical Operations, Fiona is responsible for the management of the clinical operations team, including training and development. She is client focussed, and strives to ensure the clinical team provides an excellent standard of service. She believes the key to this are effective communication and team working skills.