Management Team

maureenMaureen R. Lyden, M.S. – President and Chief Executive Officer Maureen R. Lyden, M.S. founded BioStat International, Inc. in 1994 with an extensive background in biostatistical analysis in pharmaceutical, biotechnical and medical device clinical research. Ms. Lyden has obtained an extensive knowledge of biostatistics from the academic and industry points of view.

Prior to establishing BSI, Inc. Ms. Lyden was the Manager, Clinical and Statistical Affairs at Bausch and Lomb Pharmaceutical Division. Her department was responsible for conducting clinical trials for regulatory product approval, and for providing support in study design, SAS programming, database management, and statistical analysis. Additionally she was repsonsible for analysis of customer surveys, product stability, as well as providing analytical critique of manufacturing validation and product development studies.

Ms. Lyden received her M. S. in Statistics from RutgersUniversity and has a B.S. in Zoology. After completing her Master of Science Ms. Lyden managed clinical biostatics and clinical data system positions of increasing responsibility at several pharmaceutical and medical device companies including Biogen, Inc., Parexel International, Technomed International and Bard Vascular Systems.

During her leadership, BSI has developed their own web-based GXP compliant electronic data capture software rED Cap and has grown to be a company serving the industry with dedication to quality, personal attention, support, commitment, and cost effectiveness. BSI staff supports clients from statistical consulting to full-service CRO commitment in many therapeutic areas such as ophthalmics, orthopedics, diabetes, IVD devices, enzyme deficiency, analgesics, and more.

BSI is proud to be certified by the Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s leading advocate of women-owned businesses as suppliers to America’s corporations.  Connect with Maureen via LinkedIn today.

suzanneSusanne C. Panzera, B.S., CCRA. – Manager, Clinical & Quality Affairs 

Ms. Panzera has been working with BSI, Inc. since 1999 initially as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) on medical device clinical studies. In 2003, she was promoted to Manager, of Clinical and Quality Affairs.

Her current responsibilities include clinical project management, clinical auditing, implementing and maintaining standard operating and working procedures to maintain company and regulatory compliance, and developing quality assurance systems and processes. Prior to joining BSI, Inc. Ms. Panzera was an independent clinical research consultant, conducting clinical monitoring activities for a variety of medical device products including ophthalmic laser corrective surgery, orthopedic shockwave therapy, ablation catheters, insulin pumps, spinal implants and wound management dressings. Ms. Panzera also worked for Critikon, Inc. a Johnson & Johnson Company for over 18 years in the Research and Development arena where she served in a variety of positions of increasing responsibility.

Ms. Panzera received her B. S. in Information Technology Management from the University of Tampa and is a certified clinical research associate through the Association of Clinical Research Associates (ACRP).  To connect with Susanne on LinkedIn click here.