ACDM Role: Chair, Training Committee
Employed role: Manager, Data Management, Labcorp
Get to know Tracey
Share with us a brief summary of your education and work experience to date
I have been in the pharma industry for around 25 yrs and have recently taken on a managers role in external data services at Labcorp. I’m planning to use my vast DM knowledge to develop my team and deliver good quality external data for clinical trials. I started my career as a CRF designer when paper was used and later move in to DM, I joined the ACDM training committee to share knowledge with DM’s past & present and also participate in the eDigital DMEG.
If you were not in the job you are in, what would you do?
Tracey: Police officer or border control officer
What is your idea of a perfect day?
Tracey: Warm sunshine, good company and excellent food
What do you do to relax / what are your hobbies?
Tracey: Yoga and long walks around the country
What’s the best piece of advice you have ever been given?
Tracey: If you don’t know don’t be afraid to ask, you”re not expected to know everything all the time.
What’s your favourite place of all the places you’ve travelled and why?
Tracey: Maldives – paradise
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Tracey: Hairdresser but glad I didn’t. Not sure I would have stayed in the job
What is your favourite song or who is your favourite band?
Tracey: Faith, George Michael and You don’t know me, Armand Van Helden
What always makes you laugh?
Tracey: My husband, he has this pact to make me laugh as least once a day from the day we got married in 1989
What is your favourite film or box set?
Tracey: Beverly Hills Cop (1&2) and Shot in the Dark (Peter Sellers)
What do you think is the greatest invention in your lifetime?
Tracey: iPhone, love an app
Do you collect anything?
Tracey: No, but hubby says I collect candles