Viljena Trask
Full Name
Viljena Trask
Job Title
Manager, Site Contract and Budget Management
Daiichi Sankyo
Speaker Bio

As the Manager of Site Contracts and Budget Management at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., Viljena leverages her 14 years of experience in the clinical research industry to oversee the site contract negotiation and execution processes. She manages partner CROs' performance to ensure timely study activation and compliance with regulatory requirements while identifying the critical steps and minimizing any risks that could cause delays in study start-up. She has developed internal contracting and budgeting processes for a large CRO as an expert at FMV benchmarking tools like IQVIA GrantPlan and Medidata Rave Grants Manager. She has worked on initiatives that have improved productivity and reduced cycle times, facilitating more efficient study activations. After completing her Lean Six Sigma certification in clinical project management process optimization, she is now pursuing an MBA with a concentration in Project Management.