Simone Withecomb, BHSc

Venture Navigator, IMPACT

As a Venture Navigator with the IMPACT program, Simone guides startup companies through the stages of executing and completing clinical trials in coordination with the University of Calgary and relevant agencies. She brings her knowledge of both industry-sponsored and investigator-initiated clinical trials to the IMPACT team. Her experiences working and participating in patient-oriented research bring a holistic and empathetic approach to designing clinical trials for patients.

Expertise and background:

  • BHSc, Honors, Cummings School of Medicine, University of Calgary
  • Weiser Clinical Coordinator Certificate
  • Six years of progressive experience in clinical coordination and project management in clinical trials for both industry-sponsored and investigator-initiated studies
  • Training as a Patient Research Partner