Speaker Biography

Bettina Donato

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Bettina Donato is a Senior Scientific & Regulatory Manager with the Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Group of Intertek.  In this role, Bettina works closely with clients and Intertek experts to design and implement nonclinical toxicology programs, monitor nonclinical toxicology studies, and prepare regulatory submissions for pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, veterinary drugs, and other products.

Prior to joining Intertek in 2013, Bettina amassed more than 12 years of experience in drug development including 3 years in biotech, where she coordinated the outsourcing needs of Safety Assessment.  Bettina previously held positions at a major contract research organization (CRO) in Vienna, Virginia including six years as a Study Toxicologist within the Study Direction group and two years as a technician.  She has knowledge of small and large molecule development and a sound understanding of U.S. and International regulations required for research and development success.

With a wealth of nonclinical monitoring experience, Bettina is an advocate for her clients and a facilitator of scientific discussion, development, and ingenuity.  She is experienced in the Six Sigma process improvement method and understands the need for efficiency and accuracy within the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry.