Alison Duhamel is the Senior Director of Clinical Operations at Strand Therapeutics. She brings 25 years of pharmaceutical and biotech experience, which includes data management, project management, site contract/budget negotiations, vendor selection, oversight and management, and GCP Quality. She builds strong collaborative teams across vendor and sponsor companies and uses her education in organizational development to promote solid working relationships that bring safe and effective products to patients. Alison has worked in both large (Wyeth, Boehringer Ingelheim, Merck KGaA) and smaller (Vertex, Agios, Surface Oncology) pharma/biotech companies and has received multiple commendations for her work and her devotion to her teams throughout her career. She has continued to build her industry knowledge by taking on challenges, completing coursework beyond Clinical Operations, and being an active member of consortiums that provide pharmaceutical and biotech executives a forum to collaborate and share insights and experiences. Alison earned her Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology at the University of New Hampshire and her Master of Arts in Organizational Psychology at William James College.