Irina joined OCT in July 2016 as a qualified specialist with profound experience of working in CROs, big pharma companies (Janssen, pharmaceutical arm of Johnson & Johnson) and biotech companies (Amgen): approximately 7 years of monitoring and over 3 years of project management in cardiovascular, diabetes, diverse oncology and gynecology phase I-III studies.
As a project manager, Irina is responsible for clinical research organization and management from feasibility and bid defense to reporting (planning, development of study documents, vendor management, staff supervision and coaching, risk management). Strong attention to details, sense of urgency, excellent organizational skills and communicability allow Irina to deliver projects within proposed budget and timelines.
Irina graduated from the Moscow Pedagogic University with diploma in speech therapy and holds an MBA degree from the N. E. Bauman Moscow State Technical University. She also has a substantial background in practical medicine as a graduated nurse in intensive care and cardiac resuscitation.