2020 Winner Profile

PPD

Brad Wells

COMPANY WHERE WON: PPD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: PPD is a contract research organization whose mission is to improve health by assisting in the development of life-changing drug therapies. Maintaining accurate inventory and understanding the level of risk associated with systems used to conduct clinical trials is vital to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of critical data and to protect client investments. The objective of this project was to enhance PPD’s custom Configuration Management Database (CMDB) inventory tracking system to provide a systematic approach to assess risks regarding regulatory compliance, privacy and information security to ensure appropriate controls are accounted for to achieve optimal risk and impact levels.

INDUSTRY: Healthcare Industry