Director of Clinical Operations & Business Development Among New Positions
MELBOURNE BEACH, FL (October 17, 2014) – Hart Clinical Consultants (HCC), a global medical device clinical trial management company, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Stan Reaves to HCC Director of Business Development and the addition of Mr. Boris Jelercic as Director of Clinical Operations.
As HCC’s Director of Clinical Operations, Jelercic (based in St. Louis, MO) will be responsible for managing the tactical operation of ongoing clinical trials, ensuring quality and timeline metrics are achieved on behalf of clients. Additionally, Jelercic will have responsibility for personnel functions and recruitment of new HCC staff. Prior to joining HCC, Jelercic served as a clinical project manager for Abbott Vascular and J. Tyson and Associates.
As HCC’s Director of Business Development, Stan Reaves (based in Atlanta) will be responsible for generating new client business and implementing HCC’s quality service program. Stan is being promoted from Sr. Field CRA and Case Proctor at HCC, and has also previously served as a Sr. Field CRA for Abbott Vascular.
In addition, Hart Clinical Consultants has hired a new senior clinical research specialist – Mr. Tony Sestrich, RN/CCRA (Palm Springs, CA). Sestrich is a 35-year medical trial veteran previously functioning as Sr. Clinical Research Associate with Abbott Vascular and with additional prior experience at Guidant Corporation, California Pacific Medical Center and the Arizona Heart Institute.
“We are extremely fortunate to attract the level of industry talent we have at HCC,” said HCC President Jim Hart. “With backgrounds working for such successful brands as Abbott Vascular and Guidant, we bring a breadth of experience to our medical device clients that is unprecedented in the industry.”
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About Hart Clinical Consultants:Hart Clinical Consultants is a comprehensive trial management organization (TMO) providing staff augmentation and leadership throughout all phases of medical device clinical trials.HCC has an industry leading staff of Senior Clinical Research Consultants and Specialists that integrate directly into host environments, providing expert proctoring, training, monitoring and oversight for medical device trials. Hart Clinical Consultants has a proven history of securing thorough and timely results for such high-profile brands as Stryker, ResMed, Avinger and Velomedix. For more information, follow @HartClinical on Twitter or visit www.hartclinicalconsultants.com