Experienced in all phases of site management, Shalali Cassim began her career as a project manager and over several years was promoted through a succession of positions, including enrollment manager, operations manager and senior manager of physician relations.

As Frenova’s senior director of site services, she oversees the F1RST Up® program, site support staff and leads operational efforts to ensure orderly administration of clinical trials. Cassim earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and global studies from the University of Minnesota as well as a master’s degree in clinical research organization management from Drexel University College of Medicine.