Joy Carson

Joy Carson is the VP of Clinical Development and Operations at Asklepios Biopharmaceutical (AskBio), where she leads the design and implementation of clinical protocols across indications, and oversees the AskFirst Patient Advocacy program.  With more than 30 years of experience in the design and implementation of clinical trials, she began her career in the Behavioral Neuroscience laboratory at MIT, and has split her experience among academia, sponsors, and CROs.  Currently focused on opportunities using viral vectors in the delivery of gene therapy and vaccines, she also has extensive experience in oncology drug development.  Her experience spans first-in-human through post-registration studies, with study sample sizes from 3 – 500,000.