Patricia Steigerwald has nearly 30 years of clinical research experience. She is currently the Regional Managing Director of the Americas for Quintiles Real-World & Late Phase Research group. She provides strategic and operational oversight to ensure fit-for-purpose operational delivery of quality data and focus on patient safety. She has more than 15 years of experience in the development and delivery of regulatory-compliant strategies for the conduct of real world and late phase programs across all therapeutic areas. Patricia has extensive experience in providing strategic direction and oversight to large global teams to ensure regulatory adherence and operational appropriateness for the design and execution of real world late phase research. Patricia earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Masters of Science from Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA.