Lorna is homebased in London, UK, and affiliated with the PPD Cambridge office. Prior to working at PPD she worked for Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT) for five years as a project director, responsible for project and operational oversight and resourcing for the late phase group. Lorna is an experienced senior clinical research professional with over 20 years clinical research experience working in the pharmaceutical and CRO industry. She has managed Phase II-IV interventional programs and non-interventional studies across a broad range of therapeutic areas including cardiovascular, endocrinology, oncology, central nervous system, women’s health, tropical disease, and anti-infectives. Lorna has been responsible for implementing innovative strategies to deliver studies more efficiently and cost effectively, including establishing a direct-to-patient call center capability in her role at WCT. She has also authored white papers and articles in the areas of real-world evidence and technology, advanced analytics in late phase research, and has presented on these topics at scientific congresses.