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SDC to Expand to Greater Boston Area in 2017

As a valued member of the SDC network, we wanted to provide you with an initial preview of the exciting news that SDC will be expanding to an additional office location in the Greater Boston Area in early 2017.

This expansion is driven by our continued growth and high demand for our services. SDC's new office will be located in Waltham, MA. Additional information will be shared in a press release once the new location is open for business.

For more information about joining our growing team, please click here or contact Bryan Murray, Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist at  

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Webinar On Demand: How To Ace Your SaaS-Based EDC System Validation (For Sponsors and CROs)

SDC's webinar on validating your SaaS-based EDC system is now available online. 

Watch the webinar today to learn what is required of end users in the SaaS-based EDC model, best practices for implementing an intended use validation, and how to ace your EDC validation audit. 


Due to the strong interest in our 2016 webinar series, we look forward to building upon this success with an expanded webinar series in 2017. Vote for an upcoming webinar topic here!


2017 Clinical Trial Planning

Planning for the upcoming year can make December a busy time for Sponsors. New studies, new budgets, and new partnerships can be both exciting and stressful. We would love the opportunity to help you navigate your clinical trial strategy in 2017.

Please contact us if you would like to discuss any of the following:

  • Strategic consulting (statistical study/program design, power/sample size consulting, etc.)
  • CRO services for 2017 clinical programs (standalone data services to full service support)
  • Ad hoc data analysis and/or legacy data conversion

Schedule a Meeting

You can also reach us by phone at 480-344-5443 or email


Employee Spotlight 

Chandra Wooten
Manager, Clinical Data Analysts
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Chandra Wooten joined SDC as Senior Clinical Data Manager in April 2013. With over 20 years of data management experience and demonstrated leadership, she was promoted in March 2016 to her current position of Manager, Clinical Data Analysts. 

Chandra's experience spans across a wide range of therapeutic areas including, but not limited to: anti-viral/anti-infective, cardiovascular, gastroenterology, immunology, medical devices, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, psychiatry, and respiratory. Her role is to oversee day-to-day Clinical Data Analyst activities and support the overall needs of the Data Management department, ensuring projects are resourced appropriately and timelines are met on time and on budget. 

Prior to joining SDC, Chandra held data management and research positions at Gilead Sciences in Seattle, WA and McGhan Medical Corporation in Santa Barbara, CA and for several years provided data management support to companies such as Quintiles, Chiron and Immunex while working as a contract DM for ASG, Inc. in Raleigh, NC. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of California at Santa Barbara and is a Certified Clinical Data Manager (CCDM).

An active member of the Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM), Chandra was SCDM's Chair of the Editorial Board from 2007 to 2012 and a co-editor of Data Basics and Data Connections publications from 2004 to 2015. She was also an invited speaker at the SCDM 2013 Annual Conference where she presented "How to Be a Top-Notch Data Manager." In addition to her involvement with SCDM, she was a CDASH Core Team Member for the User Guide Development Sub-Group from 2008 to 2010 and is an active member of the Drug Information Association (DIA).

Chandra is based in SDC's headquarter office in Tempe, AZ. In her free time she enjoys hiking, trying out new plant-based food recipes, snorkeling and international travel. She can often be found attending World Music concerts and festivals and spending time with friends and family.

To learn more about our team, please click here. For a list of open positions at SDC, please click here.


Upcoming Events

We look forward to seeing you at one of the following upcoming events. For a full list of conferences SDC is attending through the end of the year, please click here

January 9-11, San Francisco, CA
January 24-26, Miami, FL

February 22-23, Burlingame, CA
March 21-22, Tel Aviv, Israel

We look forward to bringing you an exciting lineup of webinars and presentations in 2017. Cast your vote for an upcoming webinar by clicking the link below or emailing your recommendations to

Vote For a 2017 Webinar Topic