Maria Chester RN, BSN, OCN, CCRP
Title: Vice President, Operations
My typical day includes…
Clinical trial processing for in preparation for activation: initial regulatory submission to the IRB of record, contract language revision and negotiation with industry sponsors, coverage analysis guidance, and budget negotiations with industry sponsors, all on behalf of hospitals, health systems, academic medical centers and physician practices, nationwide. I also provide guidance to hospital Leadership in conducting research and expounding their research programs.
What’s really interesting is…
Being on the forefront of trends in best research practices, across the country and globally, and seeing new treatments, therapies and devices that are becoming available.
What’s important is…
The most vital part of my role is assisting physicians, nurses and hospital leadership so they can, in turn, focus on patient care.
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Melissa develops social media and digital marketing content strategies and produces a variety of collateral with creative, effective messaging. Melissa has served as an educator in higher education for close to two decades.