Matthew O'connor


Successful record of business & people management. Strong interpersonal & problem solving skills. Exceptional written & verbal communication skills. Firm understanding of GCPs & clinical trial process. Experience working with multiple clinical indications and various investigational drugs both nationally and internationally. Successful demonstration of overall skill set necessary to develop and function at a high level within a global pharmaceutical research environment.


"You have recently demonstrated the kind of enthusiastic customer-centered behaviors that help make our workplace a better place to be. You have:

- Delivered quality

- Been a team player

- Led us well

- Made our day

Thank you for your support and dedication in achieving database lock for our study." - Project Manager, Pfizer




"Great work!  It is always a pleasure working with you because you follow-through with feedback. This is a great asset. I appreciate the extra hours during this stressful time locking a database and the attention to the project tasking!" - Manager of Data Operations, Kendle Intl.


"Your hard work in assisting the team to obtain the necessary information regarding lab data reconciliation is much appreciated." - co-worker/CDM, Kendle Intl.

"Thanks again for your support and continued dedication to the study. Your coverage of tasking in my absence was great! You’re doing a great job!" - Sr. CDM, Kendle Intl.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2006 - Present

Clinical Data Associate

Kendle International
  • Review and process clinical trial data to ensure the accuracy and consistency of clinical databases.
  • Successfully led high profile Oncology study through database lock on schedule & without issue.
  • Experience spans all phases of clinical trial process, from study startup through database lock:

-CRF & edit check creation, testing & tracking

-Direction of meetings with sponsor

-Manual report & query creation

-MedDra & WHO-Drug utilization for un-coded terms

-SAE & external vendor data (Lab, PK, ECG) reconciliation

-Training/QC of new associates

-Supervision/direction of data management team

-Data Management Plan maintenance

-Coordination of efforts with Study Managers, Project Managers, Clinical Research Associates, Clinical Data Coordinators, Clinicians, Database Programmers and Coding Groups

  • Sound knowledge of Oracle Clinical and OC RDC databases as well as Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Experience includes both paper and EDC/RDC studies with a strong focus on electronic studies.
  • Therapeutic Experience, Phase I – IV trials:





-CNS/Psychiatric Disorders

-Infectious Disease

-Pulmonary Disorders

Apr 2004 - Jul 2006


Integrity Realty of the Treasure Coast
  • Managed all aspects of personal business including: sales, marketing & advertising, bookkeeping, home & community analysis, property/inventory database management, customer service/customer relations.
Jun 2002 - Nov 2004

Co owner

RocSolid, LLC
  • Spearheaded promotions and sales department from non-existence to $15,000+ per month revenue.
  • Project manager for construction team: consistently completed projects ahead of schedule & under budget.


May 2006


Barnett International
May 1998


Assumption College



Knowledge of GCPs & ICH Guidelines


Microsoft Excel & Word

Oracle Clinical & OC RDC