With over 20 years experience in the industry and with a focus on clinical research, you could say Emma Banks knows a thing or two about the global pharmaceutical and life sciences contract services sector.
Emma began work in medical research having earned a PhD in Immunology from the University of Liverpool. After two years of post-doctoral research, Emma went on to join small biometrics CRO, Quanticate, leading the data management team.
Having been a board member of the Society of Clinical Data Management (SCDM) and taken the role of conference co-chair for it’s annual conference in the USA, Emma has developed a strong reputation amongst the industry.
A seasoned conference speaker, Emma’s insights have been covered both nationally and internationally at Biofocus and Precision Medicine conferences in the UK and SCDM in both Europe and the US.
Today, Emma heads up ramarketing, a specialist PR, digital and design agency, for research and development, manufacturing, packaging and technology companies operating in the global biotech and pharmaceutical outsourcing sector.
An advocate of both the life sciences sector and the North East, in her spare time, Emma is a non-executive board member of Bionow and is involved with a number of groups who are working to improve understanding of both sector challenges as well as those surrounding employability and skills.