Associate Director, Diversity & Inclusion in Clincial Trials Lead
Cassandra Smith currently serves as the diversity & inclusion in clinical trials initiative lead at Janssen. In this role, she leads efforts to increase access to and representation in Janssen clinical trials and expansion of the clinical trial diversity strategy. Prior to this role, Cassandra was associate director, patient engagement strategies within Janssen. In this position Cassandra led efforts to optimize the informed consent experience for clinical study participants, including co-creating the ICF with patients and scaling eConsent for broader use within Janssen. Cassandra holds a BS in General Science from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA in Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Marketing from Saint Joseph’s University.