Industry Experience

Agreement Associate, Partners Clinical Research Office

Partners Healthcare

Heather is experienced at managing many types of clinical and research agreements in a complex organizational setting and supporting a diverse group of researchers. She is skilled at negotiating and drafting master services, consulting, clinical study and related support agreements. She brings a practical perspective to her work based on years of experience in a major heath 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

In addition to a legal degree, Heather has an undergraduate degree in biochemistry. She has 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 Proteon Therapeutics, Inc. involving approximately 300 subjects across 30 sites in the US
  • Phase 2 clinical trial sponsored by Promedior, Inc. involving approximately 110 subjects across 25 sites in the US, Canada and Europe
  • Phase 3 clinical trial sponsored by rEVO Biologics involving approximately 24 subjects across 22 sites located in the US, Canada, Europe, Africa and South America

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