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Industry Experience

Agreement Associate, Partners Clinical Research Office

Partners Healthcare

Heather is highly experienced in the management of various clinical and research agreements within complex organizational settings and supporting diverse groups of researchers. She is an accomplished negotiator, who skillfully drafts master services, consulting, clinical study and related support agreements. Heather also brings practical, yet unique, perspective to her work evolving from years of experience in a major health care and research institution.

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Partners HealthCare

Agreement Associate, Partners Clinical Research Office

  • Supported academic research across the Partners hospitals, including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, McLean, Newton Wellesley Hospital and Spaulding Rehabilitation Center
  • Drafted and negotiated clinical research agreements for a variety of studies

Undergraduate degree in biochemistry

Engaged in clinical research and performed basic research in organic chemistry, as well as molecular and cancer biology

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  • Phase 3 clinical trial sponsored by Puma Biotechnology, Inc. involving approximately 600 subjects across 360 sites in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Multiple Phase 2 clinical trials sponsored by Puma Biotechnology, Inc. involving over 600 subjects across multiple sites in North America, Europe and Asia
  • Phase 3 clinical trial sponsored by Deciphera Pharmaceuticals LLC involving approximately 120 subjects across 35 sites worldwide
  • Phase 1 clinical trial sponsored by Deciphera Pharmaceuticals, LLC involving approximately 200 subjects across 30 sites worldwide

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Education
  • ‍Suffolk University Law School, J.D.
  • ‍Providence College, B.S., Biochemistry, cum laude