Seeing a compound we helped support the development of come to market and help the patients in need is extremely rewarding.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 17, 2015
NAPW honors Cynthia Henderson as a 2015 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Henderson is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and over 200 Local Chapters.
“I started working at a small contract research organization (CRO) during college as an Administrative Assistant. I was lucky enough to learn skills and meet people who allowed me to move into the position of Clinical Data Manager, which was the real beginning of my career in the CRO business,” says Ms. Henderson, Executive Vice President of Operations at Veristat, LLC. “Working on compounds that could help people inspired me to continue to learn more about the industry and pursue additional opportunities to help.”
At Veristat, a privately owned, full-service CRO founded in 1994, Ms. Henderson continues to follow her passion for helping others. With extensive industry skills she has honed for more than 20 years, she expertly manages all company operations, including project management, clinical monitoring, data management, biostatistics, and SAS programming and medical writing. An exceptional leader, Ms. Henderson uses her ability to effectively collaborate and communicate with Veristat’s executive team and its sponsor companies to ensure all objectives are successfully met.
Working in partnership with clients to help guide clinical studies toward the goal of product regulatory submission is a key aspect of Ms. Henderson’s role at Veristat. “Seeing a compound we helped support the development of come to market and help the patients in need is extremely rewarding,” she says. Ms. Henderson is committed to Veristat’s continued success as it expands its services and grows its market reach.
Awards & Accomplishments: Drug Information Association, Multi-Regional Clinical Trials (MRCT) Center at Harvard University, Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development
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