Christopher RaoVice President, Clinical Development

    Christopher Rao

    Vice President, Clinical Development

    Christopher Rao, CCRP, is Vice President, Clinical Develoment at Alira Health. Chris has over 12 years of experience in clinical research, with proficiency in a wide range of indications including oncology, supportive care, medical devices, and dermatology. Chris plays a leading role in overlooking  day-to-day operations in the clinical practice.

    With his experience in project management, study design and monitoring, regulatory matters, and data quality management, Chris works closely with executive management and mentors of the Alira Health Clinical team.

    Chris has previously served as a Project Manager at Clinical Assistance Programs (CAP). Prior to joining CAP, Chris worked as an analyst at Stone-Crowne Associates, performing pharmaceutical marketing data analysis for clients such as Johnson & Johnson as well as financial analysis for MIT and Harvard University.

    Click here to read Chris’ article on the Four Critical Factors for Clinical Trial Success.

    Click here to watch Chris discuss the impact of COVID-19 on clinical trials.