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Barbara Bierer

Harvard Medical School
Faculty Director, MRCT Center; Professor of Medicine
Barbara Bierer, M.D., a hematologist-oncologist, is Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH). Dr. Bierer co-founded and now leads the Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center of BWH and Harvard (MRCT Center, www.mrctcenter.org), a collaborative effort to improve standards for the planning, conduct, and regulatory environment of international clinical trials. She is the Director of the Regulatory Foundations, Ethics, and the Law at the Harvard Catalyst (https://catalyst.harvard.edu) and Director of Regulatory Policy for SMART IRB (www.SMARTIRB.org). She currently serves on the BODs of Management Sciences for Health, Edward P. Evans Foundation, and Vivli.