Lauri Carlile, the vice president of operations, brings over 20 years of experience in preclinical and clinical research to Advarra. A frequent speaker on human research protections, Carlile is a certified IRB professional (CIP) and a member of several industry organizations.
Prior to joining Advarra, Carlile directed Chesapeake IRB’s operations including regulatory compliance, client services, IRB management, training and AAHRPP accreditation processes. She has also served in various quality and compliance roles supporting the Human Research Protection Program and was an administrative chair for Harvard/Partners HealthCare System in Boston.
Carlile holds a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and a master’s degree in clinical investigation from MGH Institute of Health Professions where she received the first award for academic excellence in clinical investigation.