Cristin MacDonald

Cristin MacDonald, PhD

Vice President, Client Delivery
Avoca, A WCG Company


As the leader of Avoca’s integrated consulting and research solutions, Cristin MacDonald provides consulting services to top pharmaceutical, biotech, and contract research organizations, and oversees client deliverables, systems, and processes across Avoca. 

Crissy has over 12 years of pharmaceutical industry experience with expertise in clinical research, process development, and strategic management. Her previous professional roles have touched every stage of the clinical trials process, from pre-clinical research through late-stage clinical development. 

Crissy earned a PhD in biomedical engineering from Drexel University and a bachelor’s degree from Lafayette College.  

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