Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation; Associate Director of Clinical Research, Yale School of Medicine
Tesheia Johnson, MBA, MHS, is Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer of YCCI and the Associate Director for Clinical Research for Yale School of Medicine, where she provides leadership and direction in the area of clinical research. Her career has focused on the development of clinical research programs and support infrastructure. Prior to assuming her current position, she held positions as Assistant Dean for Clinical Research at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and Director of Clinical Trials at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has served as a consultant for several academic centers interested in establishing clinical research programs and as a grant reviewer for the National Institutes of Health.
Ms. Johnson is nationally recognized for her expertise in the design and setup of clinical research programs and as such has been an invited speaker at many national and international conferences. She has served as Chair and co-Chair for several National Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Consortium Group/Committees. She sits on the external scientific advisory boards for the CTSAs at New York, Washington and Rockefeller Universities, the Universities of Buffalo, Colorado, Florida, Rochester and Washington and at University College London Hospitals’ Biomedical Research Centre.
Monday, November 18
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM