It is with great pleasure that CIDAL announces the appointment of Carlos E. Caparros, M.D. as Director of Clinical Research Operations, Argentina and Chile, effective January 02, 2014. The incorporation of Dr. Caparros fulfills an important strategic objective to increase CIDAL’s operational capabilities by expanding to South America.
Carlos received his M. D. from the University of Buenos Aires, School of Medicine, Buenos Aires, Argentina. He pursued further post-graduate training in General and Thoracic Surgery. In 1989 he joined Schering-Plough Research Institute (S-P) as Medical Research Associate Argentina, Chile and Uruguay where he assumed other positions of increasing responsibility for S-P and for Merck Sharp and Dohme (MSD) such as Senior Clinical Operations Director for Latin America, Asia Pacific and South Africa from
1999 to 2007. He retired in September 2013 from MSD as Executive Director, Global Clinical Trials Operations for Latin America.
Carlos brings to CIDAL valuable operational experience in clinical research and important initiatives to continue to expand the services offered by CIDAL. True to CIDAL’s values he brings in-depth Local Knowledge to ensure continued excellence of CIDAL services in South America and beyond. This is a major step forward for CIDAL in its quest to provide to the pharmaceutical industry unparalleled responsibility and accountability in the implementation and execution of clinical trials.
We welcome Carlos, not only as valuable co-worker, but also as a longtime and trusted friend.
Dr. Carlos E. Caparros Joins Cidal Team as Director of Clinical Research Operations for Argentina and Chile