Sr. VP Psychiatry Therapeutic Area Lead, CNS
Dr. Wise-Rankovic has dedicated her career to the improvement of quality of life for people enduring psychiatric and neurological disorders. As a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in neuropsychological evaluation, she has worked clinically with a wide range of clinical disorders across the age spectrum. With over 27 years in clinical research, Alex has held leadership positions in both large academic medical centers and Contract Research Organizations helping to advance investigational medicines to market. She has been a key leader on numerous successful large global clinical programs, directing teams to achieve operational excellence in delivery as well as advising sponsors on the strategic design of psychiatry clinical trials. She has been an active consultant and healthcare advocate in the industry. Alex is currently Senior Vice President and Psychiatry Therapeutic Area Lead for Syneos Health’s Central Nervous System Business Unit, guiding executives and clinical operations teams in the clinical development space. Alex is also a creator of and active leader for workgroups focused on the future of digitally-optimized trials and treatments.