About VIDA Sciences

William M. Harrison

VIDA Sciences is owned and operated by William M. Harrison. Bill's 25 years of preclinical CRO senior management experience and regulatory compliance knowledge has allowed him to assist small and large companies nationally and internationally with their drug or medical device development.

Contact us today for a no obligation 30 minute consultation, to determine if VIDA Sciences can make your regulatory nightmare into an easy ride.

 

 

Achievements

    Strengths FinderTM Attributes:


    • Relator
    • Arranger
    • Strategic
    • Futuristic
    • Analytical
  • Most recently President & COO of MPI Research, a large privately held CRO.
  • Revenue growth >10X, employee growth 9x (200- 1800 FTEs), EBITDA growth of 2000% during a 10 year period.
  • Brings over 25 years of preclinical CRO senior management experience and regulatory compliance knowledge.
  • Internationally recognized expert on preclinical CRO management and GLP regulatory compliance.
  • Invited lecturer (North America, Japan, China, Australia).
  • Board of Directors, American Life Science Innovation Council
  • Past President of Society of Quality Assurance (SQA).
  • BS Biomedical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Past Positions

  • President and COO of MPI Research
  • Vice-President Regulatory Affairs, MPI Research
  • Director of Corporate Regulatory Affairs, International
    Research & Development Corporation
  • Director of Operations, Pharmaco-LSR
  • Assistant General Manager, Bio/dynamics
  • Director of Quality Assurance, Bio/dynamics

Current Affiliations

  • Board of Trustees, Kalamazoo Valley Community College Foundation
  • Board of Trustees, Borgess Medical Center (member of Ascension Health)
  • Board of Directors, Numira Biosciences
  • Society of Quality Assurance


Ben Culp

Ben Culp, Vice President of Vivarium Operations, specializing in laboratory animal operations, USDA regulations and AAALAC compliance.

Ben's 33 years of supervisory experience in the CRO industry, organizing thousands of pre-clinical studies, has enabled him to direct the available resources to meet regulatory requirements and exceed scientific expectations, even in the most challenging of business environments.

Contact us today for a no obligation 30 minute consultation, to determine if VIDA Sciences can make your regulatory nightmare into an easy ride.

 

Achievements

Strengths FinderTM Attributes:


  • Context
  • Relator
  • Strategic
  • Restorative
  • Individualization
  • Most recently, Senior Director of Laboratory Operations at MPI Research, a first tier CRO.
  • 30 years of experience in pre-clinical CRO management.
  • Active participant in 5 U.S.-site AAALAC Accreditation cycles.
  • Active participant in 1 Chinese-site AAALAC accreditation.
  • Active participant in over 20 US-FDA audits.
  • Active participant in over 25 USDA inspections.
  • Executive Council of AALAS Michigan-branch
  • Bennett J. Cohen Lifetime Achievement award for the dedication and encouragement of education of others in the area of laboratory animal science.
  • LEAN Six Sigma project sponsor
  • Predictive Index™ analyst

Past Positions

  • Senior Director of Laboratory Operations, MPI Research
  • GLP Advisory Board Medicilon-MPI Pre-Clinical Research (Shanghai)
  • Associate Director of Planning and Scheduling, MPI Research
  • Operations Manager of Inhalation Toxicology, IRDC

Current Affiliations

  • AALAS National
  • AALAS Michigan Branch
  • Society of Quality Assurance
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