Iris Sison is the Director, Head of Clinical Operations at IGM Biosciences, Inc. She has over 15 years of experience with a variety of leadership and technical roles from the site level, CRO to big and small biotech settings. She has experience in clinical trial management across therapeutic areas in Phase I-IV with a strong emphasis on Phase I oncology in Solid Tumors and Hematology Oncology. Iris has led numerous study teams in operationalizing complex multicenter global studies through innovative study design and development. Over the course of her career, she has played a key role in the development of a number of successful new drugs to market e.g. Avastin, Lucentis, Herceptin, Zelboraf, Keytruda, and Ibrance.
Her experience at the site level, CRO and clinical trial management gives her a unique perspective and knowledge for patients, sites and CROs. This insight gives her an understanding of the operational challenges that would need to be managed efficiently and effectively in order to conduct a successful multi-centered global clinical trial. Iris is very passionate about delivering high quality results and continue to strive to be innovative in order to improve the speed and efficiency of drug development and eventually treat and find cures for patients with cancer and other debilitating diseases.