Vice President, Site Engagement
Society for Clinical Research Sites, USA
Jimmy Bechtel is the Society for Clinical Research Sites’ (SCRS) Vice President, Site Engagement. He brings experience from both the site and sponsor sides of the clinical research industry to his critical role with SCRS. Mr. Bechtel provided a variety of support within the site spectrum in previous positions as data specialist, patient recruiter and operations manager. On the pharma side where he worked in innovation project management, Mr. Bechtel utilized his previous professional experience to encourage a site-centric environment and create ease for sites working with a major sponsor company. This multifaceted background allows Mr. Bechtel to bring a unique perspective to the work he does on behalf of the sites. At SCRS, Mr. Bechtel is in charge of developing and executing the company’s site-facing initiatives, and works closely with key industry partners to build out various SCRS partnership programs. He also manages some of SCRS’s large industry initiatives that are based on innovative concepts and helps oversee the organizations membership.