Advanced Clinical Services Announces New Executive Director, Clinical Pharmacology and Nonclinical Development

Published: Oct 16, 2012

Deerfield, IL (October 16, 2012) — Advanced Clinical, a leading provider of clinical research solutions, today announced an addition to its leadership team: Susan Paulson, Ph. D., has been hired as Executive Director, Clinical Pharmacology and Nonclinical Development.

Dr. Paulson is an accomplished clinical pharmacology professional. A clinically trained Ph.D., Dr. Paulson most recently ran her own consultancy, Paulson PK Consulting, LLC, which provided clinical pharmacology and nonclinical ADME expertise to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Prior to that her career has included pharmacology leadership at Abbott, NeoPharm, and Searle. Dr. Paulson’s experience will significantly contribute to Advanced Clinical’s growth and service offering expansion.

“We are very excited to welcome Susan's leadership to the Advanced Clinical team,” said Dr. Christina Fleming, Chief Scientific Officer for Advanced Clinical. “Susan's diverse knowledge and expertise in the Clinical Pharmacology and Nonclinical research arena as well as her strong leadership skills are a perfect fit for Advanced Clinical’s mission and values”.

Leo Sheridan, CEO of Advanced Clinical, echoes Dr. Fleming’s sentiment. “We are honored to bring Susan’s caliber and experience to our team as we expand our CRO solutions.”

Dr. Paulson earned her Bachelor’s degree from Abilene Christian University and she earned her Ph.D., Pharmacology from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. She currently holds 7 patents and is a frequently published author. Dr. Paulson resides in the Chicagoland area and will be based out of Advanced Clinical’s headquarters in Deerfield, IL.

About Advanced Clinical:

Advanced Clinical provides a full-service CRO, FSP solutions, and talent management for the Life Sciences industry. With 15+ years of experience, Advanced Clinical is an established presence in the clinical research field, providing services specifically for Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceutical, Biotechnology, and Medical Device organizations. Advanced utilizes a value-based, “One Team” approach. To learn more, visit

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