Janice Sarasola is a Director and joint owner of ONDAX Scientific, a Contract Research Organisation (CRO) dedicated to the Animal Health Industry. Since the year 2000, ONDAX Scientific has been providing clinical development services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries focussing mainly on all areas related to multinational VICH GCP clinical trials in livestock and companion animals. ONDAX Scientific main activities include set-up and monitoring of veterinary clinical trials, Data Management, Statistics, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance and training in VICH GCP.
Janice is also responsible for the Quality Assurance department within ONDAX Scientific whose activities include the auditing of VICH GCP clinical trials and related Data Management activities. These activities have focussed over the last 13 years on the development of quality systems, validation and auditing activities required by the Electronic Data Management (EDC) activities performed within ONDAX Scientific.
Janice graduated with a BSc. in Biology followed by a PhD in Veterinary Medicine at Glasgow University (1993). Janice continued her post-doctoral research at Glasgow University in swine infectious diseases. On completion of her postdoctoral studies Janice joined Pfizer Research and Development at Sandwich where she held different positions within Human Clinical Development (R&D) involved mainly in European Phase III anti-infective clinical trials.
Janice has been a member of RQA since 2000 and was a member of the Animal Health Committee from 2008 to 2015.