Director, Healthcare Research Compliance; Chief Research Compliance Officer, Baystate Health;
Jennifer Pacheco, MPH, CIM, CIP is the Director, Healthcare Research Compliance and Chief Research Compliance Officer for Baystate Health and DNP Capstone Instructor and Chairperson at Elms College. Ms. Pacheco is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Human Research Protection Program and the research elements for the for the system-wide complaince program for all of Baystate Health. It is her responsibility to guide and assist the institution and its research teams, in meeting ethical principles and regulatory requirements for research. She serves as the primary contact for a multitude of research collaborators regarding human research protection issues for the organization. Prior to that, she was the Research Administrator at the NIH funded General Clinical Research Center of Tufts Medical Center. It was during her time at Tufts that her passion for facilitating research was set in motion. Ms. Pacheco completed her undergraduate degree in Business Management at Newbury College in Brookline, MA. She went on to complete her Master of Public Health from the University of New England with a capstone focus on how health literacy affects the provider and patient relationship in the research consent process. She is a certified IRB Professional and certified in IRB management.
Tuesday, November 19
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM