Jim has over 28 years of experience in the medical device industry. Throughout his career, he has held positions in premarket and post-market clinical research, clinical research consulting, and management of not only clinical research professionals, but groups as diverse as Quality Systems, Biological Safety, Microbiology/Sterilization Validation, Biostatistics, Data Management, and Regulatory.
Jim is an experienced clinical project manager, having managed all phases of clinical studies—from initial strategy to post-market surveillance. Most of his work has centered on cardiology products, but he has also led orthopedic, stroke, and obesity projects. His focus is on ensuring that clinical studies are completed with the highest quality, while staying on schedule and under budget.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Minnesota State University Moorhead. He has been a Certified Clinical Research Associate (via ACRP) since 2001.