Josephine Hoppe has joined contract research organization (CRO) Parexel as corporate vice president and chief information officer (CIO). Hoppe will handle Parexel’s IT initiatives and manage the integration of technology solutions with global business processes. Prior to joining Parexel, Hoppe was the CIO of Pegasystems, a business process management company.
In other personnel news from the clinical trial industry:
ACRP elected David Vulcano chair of the Association Board of Trustees, replacing 2008 chair Deborah Lasher. Vulcano is assistant vice president for clinical research with Hospital Corporation of America in Nashville, Tenn.