Industry Experience

Senior Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Contracts Administrator

Programart Corporation

Corporate Paralegal

Phase Forward

Jackie has a strong background in program and contracts administration in the healthcare and technology industries. She is experienced at drafting and negotiating agreements to support various activities for research and development in the life sciences. Her portfolio covers projects from discovery to development, and includes agreements for research collaborations, clinical trials, contract services and consulting.

Since the founding of Faber, Joe has served as managing principal. Under his leadership the firm has grown to serve over 1000 companies in the life sciences and high technology fields.

experience +

experience –

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)

Senior Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

  • Negotiated agreements related to basic research and clinical research projects
  • Interacted with industry and non-industry collaborators
  • Awarded the Harvard Medical School L. James Wiczai Award for Leadership, Excellence, and Innovation in Medical Education for contributions to the collaboration between Harvard Medical School and the Harvard-affiliated hospitals

Jackie’s experience prior to BIDMC includes contracts administration in the software industry at Programart Corporation (acquired by Compuware Corporation) where she drafted and negotiated software sales and license agreements. She later joined Phase Forward (now a division of Oracle) where she served as a corporate paralegal supporting the company’s M&A, private placement and initial public offering transactions.

Recent Client Work +

Recent Client WOrk –

  • Phase 1a/1b clinical trial sponsored by Acetylon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. involving approximately 68 subjects across 20 sites in the US and Europe
  • Phase 3b clinical trial sponsored by Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. involving approximately 250 subjects across 60 sites in North America and Europe
  • Phase 3 clinical trial sponsored by Puma Biotechnology, Inc. involving approximately 600 subjects across 200 sites in North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific

Community +

Community –

  • ‍Simmons College, B.A.
  • Northeastern University, Paralegal Certificate
  • ‍Portuguese