Executive Director of R&D Finance, FibroGen
Chris Chan is Executive Director of R&D Finance at FibroGen, Inc, and has over 25 years industry experience, including 20 managing clinical trial & R&D finances for biopharmaceutical companies of various sizes. He holds an MBA from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) & Certified Financial Manager (CFM). Chris has served as speaker and chair at numerous industry conferences, and has authored multiple published articles on clinical trials budgeting, accruals, and outsourcing.
This session will cover the following: Discuss best practices for budgeting site costs from both the corporate budget and site budget standpoints Explore different financial accruals methodologies that can work for investigator site expenses Discuss common pitfalls related to site contracts, purchase orders, and financial controls and how to effectively mitigate these issues
Pre-conference Workshops are optional and included for in-person attendees only. Selection of workshop must be made within the registration process. Workshop Option 2 – Clinical Trial Financial Management for Study Sponsors Workshop The following will be covered in this workshop: Discuss common challenges associated with budgeting & forecasting for clinical trials, and ways you can […]