Clinovo Interviewed By Outsourced Pharma On Its Support To Fast Growing Non-Profit Women In Bio (WIB)
Published: Jan 07, 2014
January 6th. Sunnyvale, CA. Outsourced Pharma interviews Clinovo’s Director of Operations, Sophie McCallum, as part of their Women in Bio profile series. The interview features observations on the current biggest trends impacting clinical research companies, those outsourcing research, regulatory requirements, and the growing pressure to reduce clinical trial costs.
At Women in Bio (WIB), Sophie is responsible for managing the San Francisco Sponsorship Committee, a team of six volunteers that help raise funds to enable the organization to organize quality events for women in the life science industry. Sophie is fully supported by Clinovo in her efforts at Women in Bio. Clinovo recognizes the incredible impact the organization has in the life sciences industry. “I have found true mentors at Women in Bio”, explains Sophie.
As Director of Operations at Clinovo, Sophie gives her unique insight into how smaller companies are able to compete against larger competitors who have the advantage of long term relationships in the industry. As a mid-sized CRO, Clinovo is able to offer solutions up to a quarter of the price of proprietary leaders while utilizing the flexibility and responsiveness of a team that is adept at providing custom solutions.
"In my role, I have the opportunity to talk a lot to our clients and prospects and this gives me an insight in to what drives them to small to mid-size companies such as Clinovo. I am proud to say that over 89% of our customers repeat business with us."
Sophie McCallum, Director of Operation at Clinovo
Clinovo also provides staffing solutions to some of the leading pharmaceutical companies including Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Gilead, and Medivation. In addition they provide eClinical systems, including ClinCapture, the most advanced open source Electronic Data Capture (EDC) system, and CDISC Express, the solution of choice for advanced clinical SAS programmers to convert clinical data.
About Women in Bio: WIB is organization of professional women from all career walks in the field of life sciences. They are all volunteers who share the goal of enabling and empowering women to reach the highest levels of leadership, and -- more importantly -- to fulfill their own career aspirations. Its members belong to biotech and pharma companies, universities and institutes, law and accounting firms, marketing and PR firms, CROs and CMOs. - See more at: http://www.clinovo.com/clinovo-interviewed-outsourced-pharma-its-support-fast-growing-non-profit-women-bio-wib#sthash.jBwQjkzC.dpuf
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