Sineth Desai, as Director, Clinical Operations for ClinDatrix, serves as the key contact for the company’s clinical monitoring clients, oversees the company’s clinical research associates and guides the growth of the clinical function. Ms. Desai, who has more than 14 years of industry experience, joined ClinDatrix from Integrium, another Southern California contract research organization (CRO). Starting there in 2002, Ms. Desai worked in progressively more responsible project management roles to serve clients developing a wide range of new therapeutic products. Previously, Ms. Desai was a project manager with PacifiCare Health Systems.
Ms. Desai has serviced large and small pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies on their phase I-IV trials. She has managed trials of products for the treatment of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, allergies, respiratory conditions, pain management and oncology as well as ISS and ISE projects for submissions to the FDA. She has been a project manager on many phase II and III trials including pivotal phase III cardiovascular trials and an international endpoint trial, comprising over 250 clinical sites enrolling more than 6,000 patients. She earned both her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Master of Science degree in Health Care Administration from California State University, Long Beach.