Jiri has almost 16 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry, having worked for both sponsors and CROs. He is also a lecturer and runs educational programs in LCR’s R&D Training Center. He is a co-author of the textbook “Monitoring, audit and inspection of clinical trials”, a member of the Board of Czech Association of Pharmaceutical Medicine and a Vice President of AICROS (Association of International CROs). In LCR he is responsible for company management and new business development.
Kristyna entered the pharmaceutical industry in 1999. She has extensive experience as a project manager, including managing international projects in all of the major therapeutic indication and interacting effectively with cross-functional teams. In LCR Kristyna is responsible for the clinical operations management, project management of international clinical trials/investigations, supervises regulatory submissions and also manages assigned clinical staff.
Lenka Lupinkova, MSc., PhD.Clinical Research Manager
Lenka has 12 years experiences in clinical research. She worked for mid-size international CROs in various positions including lead CRA, local regulatory advisor or team leader as well as for original pharmaceutical company as local study manager and quality control manager. Her broad experiences cover besides management of clinical trials also unblinded and risk based monitoring, Clinical Operations SOPs and training management, quality control and audits management including risks assessment. In LCR Lenka is responsible for project management of international clinical trials/investigations, line management of allocated Clinical Operations staff and is also involved in SOPs management and training activities.
Petra Stepankova, BSc., MRQAQuality Assurance Manager / Clinical Research Manager
Petra started her career in clinical research in 2000. She has broad experience with interventional and non-interventional clinical trials as well as clinical investigations. Petra has also experience as clinical quality manager in big pharmaceutical company with focus on local expertizes, SOPs, audits, local inspections management and training. Petra manages projects, quality assurance and medical writing activities. In LCR she is also involved in training activities, external auditing and consultancy projects in the quality area. Petra is registered member of the Research Quality Association.
Pavlina Kasparova, MSc.Business Development Manager / Project Manager
Pavlina has 9 years of experience in international clinical operations. She oversees our business development and creates and drives short and long-term BD strategy for the company. She was exceptionally successful in establishing and developing local vendor networks, as well as cultivating long-lasting and effective relationships with local clients, among whom she is highly regarded for her enthusiasm, passion as well as experience and depth of knowledge in the field. For several years Pavlina successfully led teams as a projects manager and was responsible all aspects of clinical trial set up and execution at mid-size CROs.