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Decentralized Clinical Trials
Delivered as a Hybrid Event, June 6 - 8, 2022
Live In-Person Event: June 6-8, Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, Miami, FloridaDigital Experience: Live-streamed keynotes only on June 6-8, plus all presentation recordings on-demand for 10 days from June 14th

Kim Fookes
Global Head, Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials at Novartis, USA


Kim has 28+ years of experience working in clinical research. Prior to being named the Global Head of DICT, Kim was responsible for all US clinical trial deliverables across Novartis’ portfolio, including early and late phase oncology and non-oncology. She joined Novartis from AbbVie where she was the Head of Site Management & Monitoring, overseeing Global Site Management. While at AbbVie, Kim also managed operations for the Global Medical Affairs’ Therapeutic Areas and US Medical Affairs. Prior to AbbVie, she worked at Takeda, TAP, CROs, and Site Research Centers. She received her undergrad in Biology from Valdosta State University and enjoys yoga, poker, and painting.

Agenda Sessions

  • The Role of Digital Technologies in Advancing D&I in Clinical Trials

  • PANEL: Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials