BioClinica Appoints New EVP and President for Imaging Core Lab Division
David S. Herron Joins BioClinica to Lead Imaging Core Lab Division
- Heads World’s Largest, Most Experienced Imaging Core Lab Operations -
NEWTOWN, PA, July 16, 2013 – BioClinica®, Inc., a global provider of clinical trial management services, announced today the appointment of David S. Herron to the position of Executive Vice President and President of the company’s Imaging Core Lab Division. Mr. Herron is responsible for the global strategic planning and operations of BioClinica’s medical imaging management solutions which include software and services for the electronic transfer, management, and independent review of medical images for clinical trials.
"David Herron is an innovative and results-oriented leader who brings the skills and knowledge to advance BioClinica's leadership for Imaging Core Lab and clinical trial management solutions,” said Mark Weinstein, CEO of BioClinica. “David’s experience in driving product, service, process, and quality control improvements while growing profitable revenues will help maximize the success of our recently announced combination with CoreLab Partners.”
Prior to joining BioClinica, Mr. Herron served as an Executive in Residence with DW Healthcare Partners, a private equity firm focused on healthcare opportunities. Before DW Healthcare, he spent four years at CCBR-SYNARC, from 2006 to 2010. Mr. Herron began as VP of Sales and progressed to serve as Chief Operating Officer during his final two years with CCBR-SYNARC. Throughout his career, Mr. Herron has held positions of increasing responsibility in a variety of healthcare industries including clinical research organizations, centralized imaging laboratories, healthcare information technologies, managed care, managed pharmacy, and international consulting firms focused on information technologies, healthcare and time-loss management.
Mr. Herron has also held leadership positions over the course of a seventeen-year career in the United States military. He served in the US Marine Corps and the Adjutant General Corps USA. He was awarded three combat service medals during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Mr. Herron received his Bachelor’s Degree with honors from Lipscomb University, in partnership with Vanderbilt University.
About BioClinica, Inc.
BioClinica, Inc. is a leading global provider of integrated, technology-enhanced clinical trial management services. A 2013 merger with CoreLab Partners has created a new standard in imaging core lab services including electronic transfer, management, and independent review; cardiovascular safety monitoring including automated ECG, Thorough QT studies, Holter monitoring, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and pulse wave analysis; and eClinical solutions for electronic data capture, randomization, clinical trial management, and clinical supply chain forecasting and optimization. BioClinica offers unmatched scientific expertise with a team of respected medical researchers and board certified, sub-specialty trained radiologists, cardiologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and oncologists. With more than 28 years of experience and over 3000 successful trials to date, BioClinica has supported the development of many new medicines through all phases of the clinical trial process. BioClinica operates state-of-the-art, regulatory-body-compliant imaging core labs on two continents, and supports worldwide comprehensive cardiovascular safety, and eClinical and data management services from offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.bioclinica.com.
Posted: July 2013