Maria P. Ladd

Associate Director, Clinical Operations

  • FOCUS: Manages the clinical start-up and support team; involved in process improvement with a primary focus on rapid study start-up; strives for a high degree of customer service and providing quality results.
  • KNOWN AS: “The New Kid”
  • EXPERIENCE: Over 12 years of clinical research experience in study start-up, across multiple therapeutic areas and clinical research phases. Grew through the ranks of site-facing, study lead and global lead roles before moving into staff management.
  • GOOD TO KNOW: She was with a biiiiggg CRO for more than eight years – and is very glad to be at a smaller one now.
  • IN HER OWN WORDS: “Let’s get the party started.”