Latest Business and People News

Updated employee announcements, business news and recognition in the industry today.

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SCORR Marketing, a global health science marketing and communications firm, has announced the addition of three employees--Cliff Echols as market intelligence director; and Kerry Hutchings and Cherie Squires as senior directors of program management.  

TFS International, a Sweden-based, global mid-size CRO, has appointed Birgitte Volck, MD, PhD, as a non-executive Director to serve on the Company's Board of Directors. Dr. Volck is the Senior Vice President, Head of R&D Rare Disease at GlaxoSmithKline in the UK.   Schulman IRB, a central IRB, announced Michele Russell-Einhorn, JD, will join the organization September 1, 2016, as Vice President for Oncology Services. Russell-Einhorn currently is Senior Director of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Office for Human Research Studies. At Schulman IRB, she will build and lead the company’s forthcoming Central Oncology Review (COR) division, launching later in 2016.

  Business News   Dr Rabinder Buttar, founder and CEO of ClinTec International, joined an industry-leading expert panel of judges for the eighth round final of the Scottish EDGE competition, which identifies and supports Scotland’s up-and-coming, innovative, high-growth generating entrepreneurial talent.   Recognition   Q2 Solutions, a global clinical trials laboratory services organization and joint venture of Quest and Quintiles, has received the 2016 Lilly Global Supplier Award. Q2 Solutions was one of 12 companies to receive the award this year, recognizing the company’s ongoing contributions to Lilly’s drug development efforts.   ClinCapture, a provider of free and validated electronic data capture (EDC) software, announced its nomination for a Bronze 2016 Stevie Award by the American Business Awards℠ in the Cloud Application/Service as well as the Software Development Solution Website category.