Biopartnering Seminar Series - Discussing the Vital Role Biometrics Plays to Support Pharma Development

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 6:30pm

Discussing the Vital Role Biometrics Plays to Support Pharma Development - Gregory Long, Director Clinical Data Management, Hoffmann-La Roche

Abstract:
Discussing the vital role Biometrics plays to support pharma development. We will start with a higher level view of the Biometrics function as a whole, and then take a deeper dive into the function of Clinical Data Management. We will discuss some of the various roles and skills of those in this field. Then we will discuss the changing landscape of clinical trials and the impact on Biometrics and Clinical Data Management groups.

Bio:
Gregory is a Director in the Clinical Data Management group at Hoffmann-La Roche. He sits within a small team of Global Technical Leaders. The focus of this group is to assess future trends in industry which will impact CDM and help to evolve the organization to adapt to these changes. Gregory has spent over 10 years working within Biometrics organizations both in Pharma and in a contract research organization.

Gregory obtained his  BSc. from the University of Waterloo and a post-graduate certificate in clinical research from McMaster University.