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Benjamin Jackson, Co-founder, President and CEO

Summary of Experience: 20 plus year veteran of biostatistics programming and database design and programming for the pharmaceutical industry.  Held management positions at a number of major pharmaceutical companies.   Achieved dramatic improvements in security, quality and efficiency of clinical data management and storage through introduction of new systems, data models and programming standards.
Responsible for defining and developing Quartesian's competitive strengths and providing strategic direction of the firm.  Led the effort to create a secure, low-cost, scalable global IT network from ground up.
Education: MS in Computer Science from Villanova University, BBA in Statistics with a Minor in Economics and Econometrics from Temple University

Vladimir Mats, PhD. Co-founder and Vice President of Biostatistics
Summary of Experience: 12 years of statistical analysis of pre-clinical and clinical trial data in academia, pharmaceutical industry, medical devices, and the FDA.  4 years as manager coordinating efforts of statistics, programming and data management groups in NDA preparation.  Responsible for writing statistical sections of Phase I-IV and PK studies protocols, sample size calculations and randomization schedules, developing statistical analysis plans (SAPs), specifications for case report tabulations and statistical reports, safety and efficacy analysis.  7 years of statistical consulting in PK analysis and experimental design.
  At Quartesian, initiated strategic alliances to obtain clinical development capabilities including study design, clinical program, protocol development and site evaluations.  Built programming and clinical trial management operations in the Ukraine.  Initiated preclinical statistics services. Defined global SOPs and guidelines for statistical analysis and data management plans.
Education: Ph.D. and M.S. in Statistics from University of Maryland, M.S. in Mathematics from Kharkov State University, Kharkov, Ukraine.

bullet Soumitra S Chowdhury, Co-founder and Vice President of Programming and Data Management
Summary of Experience: 15 years of experience in project management, data management, statistical programming, application development, data analysis and research in two different industries – pharmaceutical and Market Research. He has held senior management positions in his career and has played a vital role in training and building a team of clinical SAS programmers, data analysts, data managers and data entry technicians and medical writers serving US and Europe-based clients. He currently heads the Programming and Data management division of Quartesian Clinical Research India Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Quartesian LLC and programming division in Ukraine.
Education: MBA from Northern Illinois University.


CLINIMINDS and QUARTESIAN form Strategic Alliance to launch Industry Oriented Clinical Data Management & SAS Training Programs .

Quartesian implementing open source EDC system - OpenClinica.

Quartesian India successfully completes training of the 4th batch of clinical SAS Programmers.

Quartesian India to provide experienced clinical  SAS Programmers to a Multinational CRO.