Join us as our head of project management discusses preparing for a viral clearance study from the client perspective with a technical specialist. Discover how we partner with you early on to study design and discuss study preparation considerations, potential challenges, and how we deliver best-in-class Provise™ clearance services without the need to ever travel.
In this webinar, you will:
Kristen Heslin, BS, MBA, PMP®
Head of Business Planning and Implementation
Kristen Heslin joined Merck in 2011 and currently heads the NA and EU program management office for commercial and internal strategic projects and program management. She was previously the director of global implementation, responsible for building product characterization services. Her 20 years of experience spans toxicology services, business development, and strategic execution. Kristen holds a B.S. in biomedical sciences from Texas A&M University, an MBA from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland, and is a certified PMP (Project Management Professional) by the Project Management Institute.
Technical Specialist, Viral Clearance Services
Joshua Huffer is a technical specialist focused on BioReliance® biosafety testing services. Drawing on more than 19 years of experience in the biotech industry, Joshua provides biosafety scientific, technical, & regulatory consultancy in support of the pre-clinical phase through commercialization of products spanning from monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) and vaccines to cell & gene therapies. He has an MBA from Webster University in Missouri, U.S., and a B.Sc. degree in biochemistry from Virginia Tech University in Virginia, U.S.