Dr. MaryAnne Rizk brings 15+ yrs experience in optimizing clinical outsourcing partnerships with over 90+ global CRO organizations and hundreds of biopharma by accelerating value-based healthcare gained when powered by innovative technologies. Dr. Rizk is a global lifescience alliance strategist innovating clinical organizations on cloud-based technologies that leverage big data analytics to build strategic outsourcing partnerships with a mission to improve patient health outcomes.
Dr. MaryAnne Rizk globally leads the CRO Business Partnership strategy at Oracle Health Sciences. Prior to joining Oracle, MaryAnne was the Senior Director at Medidata’s CRO Partner program, leading the eClinical SaaS business through accredited CROs Channel partners. At Merck, MaryAnne had lead both global clinical and commercial technology initiatives, including the collaborative Merck & Schering Plough joint venture and the deployment of Merck’s global clinical trial portal for principle investigators, and managed clinical outsourcing activities to key stakeholders of CROs, SIs and technology vendors.
Dr. Rizk has received her Bachelor of Engineering and Masters in Management from Stevens Institute of Technology. She holds a PhD in Technology Management specializing her dissertation in Pharmaceutical Strategic Partnerships. Dr. Rizk is an active leader and speaker of Healthcare Innovation through chairing various board memberships and is a proud member of the following networks: Healthcare Businesswoman’s Association (HBA), New York Health Business Leaders (NYHBL), Drug Information Association (DIA). You can reach MaryAnne by email or follow her on Twitter @RizkManagement