Debora S. Araujo

Founder and CEO, ClinBiz

Débora S. Araujo has over a decade of experience in the pharmaceutical industry working and consulting for Fortune 500 companies. During her time in this industry her special focus has been on the business aspects of clinical trials including: clinical contracting and financial management, clinical outsourcing and CRO/vendor management, global clinical trial budgeting and forecasting, clinical financial analytics and metrics/KPIs, site budget development and negotiations, Fair Market Value (FMV) and global investigator site payments. She has also utilized her expertise and knowledge to drive practical change in this industry via thought leadership material, conference presentations and consulting engagements.

Débora’s passion for driving practical change in the industry led her to launch ClinBiz (www.clinbiz.com), an online platform with a dedicated YouTube channel, podcast, blog and much more where clinical research professionals can stay connected and updated on the latest topics, trends and technologies related to the business aspects of clinical trials.  Débora has also recently published a book on clinical trial agreement negotiations named ‘The Four Villains of Clinical Trial Agreement Delays and How To Defeat Them’ which quickly became an Amazon’s #1 New Release in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology category.

My Sessions

Conference Chair

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks – Thursday, September 17th

Main Session Room

How to Effectively Streamline Site Contract and Budget Negotiations – Panel

Main Session Room

In this fiery panel discussion, leading industry experts will share real-life examples of how to more effectively streamline global site contract and budget negotiations.

Clinical Site Contracts, Budgets and Payments

End of Summit – Chairperson’s Closing Remarks and Prize Drawings

Main Session Room
Accelerating Study Start-Up Clinical Business Operations Clinical Financial Management Clinical Outsourcing Management Clinical Site Contracts, Budgets and Payments

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks – Wednesday, September 16th

Main Session Room