As a study startup accelerator, experienced change agent and proactive workflow optimizer, Christina Kahn manages the network of operations for Frenova’s F1RST Up® alliance of sites.

As senior director site alliance manager, Kahn oversees all trial activities occurring at research sites staffed by Frenova throughout the life of the trial. This includes oversight of research site protocol adherence, data quality, patient safety, site payment, regulatory obligations to the FDA and IRB, drug accountability and site performance. She is a central resource for research personnel, investigators and sponsors.

Prior to joining Frenova, Kahn was the senior manager for clinical research operations for the Sarah Cannon Research Institute and a quality assurance manager for the MediSphere Medical Research Center. An author of numerous publications, she is a certified clinical research professional and an affiliate member of the American Society of Nephrology. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in biology with highest honors from Purdue University.