As VP of Clinical Research Operations and Business Development, Armando provides strategic leadership for the clinical research, regulatory and administrative teams. Having worked at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and UCLA Health Clinical Research Unit, he has been involved in the management of clinical research at some of the top research institutions in the country. Armando’s key areas of operational expertise include the ability to lend deep insight into the sequence of events clinical studies take as they advance toward the goal of product regulatory submission, the ability to effectively manage and assess client needs, and the ability to strategically outline the required resources for clinical programs. He will ensure the delivery of operational consistency and excellence to our clients who are preparing, conducting, analyzing, reporting and submitting clinical trial data to the applicable regulatory agencies.
Armando earned a dual degree Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences and Chemistry from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. Additionally, a Master’s in Business Administration in Health Risk Management from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. He currently holds both SOCRA Certified Research Professional (CCRP) and, The Association of Clinical Research Professional Certified Professional (ACRP-CP) certifications.