Recent Industry Personnel News
Inclinix, a patient enrollment CRO based in Wilmington, N.C., has announced a series of personnel changes to the company’s executive management team. Inclinix promoted Robert Bernosky to executive vice president, strategic activities. Bernosky was formerly chief financial officer. That role will be filled by Jeffery Reiniche. Prior to Inclinix, Reiniche served in various roles at Click Commerce, Health Alliance and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Bill Gwinn, formerly of Thomson MedStat and IMS Health, has joined the company in the newly created role of vice president, product marketing. And Robert Welch has joined the company as director, strategic accounts. Retiring from the Inclinix is senior vice president Bryan McIntyre.
Reston, Va.-based contract research organization (CRO) PRA International appointed Linda Baddour as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Prior to joining the company, Baddour was chief financial officer at the Wilmington, N.C.-based CRO Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD). Baddour replaces Matt Bond who resigned to pursue other interests. Bond was appointed to the executive vice president role in 2006 after four years as the company’s senior vice president and CFO. Just last month PRA appointed interim chief executive officer Terrance Bieker to the position permanently. Colin Shannon was named president and chief operating officer.
London, U.K.-based clinical trials software firm InferMed appointed Duane Lawrence to the role of chief executive officer. Prior to InferMed, Lawrence was General Manager at MISYS Healthcare Systems, with responsibilities of operations in markets outside North America.
Dallas-based MedTrials reorganized its operational structure into four key divisions. Ivana Waller will continue will lead its business operations division. Barbara Richardson was appointed vice president of compliance and regulatory affairs, Bill Sams will serve as vice president of clinical operations and Kathy Labowitz will oversee the company’s biostatistics, data management and data services division.
Cincinnati, Ohio-based clinical services company Hill Top Research hired Paul Briggs as vice president and general manager of CRO services. Previously Briggs held positions at Fast Track Systems, Sentrx, Parexel and SCIREX.
WorldCare Clinical, a Cambridge, Mass.-based imaging CRO, hired Darlene Moscone as the company’s director of quality assurance and regulatory affairs. Prior to joining WorldCare, Moscone served as senior regulatory operations associate at Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging and senior regulatory operations specialist at Shire Pharmaceuticals.