Valerie Higenell developed a strong background in research design, data analysis, and writing scientific publications during her doctorate in Neuroscience at McGill University. At this time, she also served as a Medical Writer for continuing medical education projects in oncology with McGill University and St. Mary’s Hospital Centre. Subsequently, Valerie gained experience as a Clinical Technical Writer with the Contract Research Organization Algorithme Pharma, where she interpreted data from early-stage clinical trials and wrote Clinical Study Reports for regulatory submission to Europe, Canada, and the US. Valerie has been with Exactis since June 2015. As a Clinical Scientist she writes clinical study documents, contributes to study design, and performs data analysis and reporting for industry-sponsored and investigator-initiated trials in oncology.