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Kimberly Wilkinson
Kimberly Wilkinson MSHS, Senior Director of Clinical Operations

With over 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, Ms. Wilkinson is charged with leading Avation’s clinical team in the development and execution of clinical trials.

Prior to joining Avation, Kimberly worked in a senior director position in clinical operations for Sollis Therapeutics, where she successfully directed the clinical trial for sciatica pain, managing 29 research sites and fully enrolling 300 Subjects in two trials in under one year. Previously, she was a Director of Advocacy Relations and Scientific Affairs for Pacira Pharmaceuticals, working to educate lawmakers at the Federal and State level on potential solutions to the opioid epidemic. She also held positions with Heron Therapeutic, Baxter Pharmaceuticals, PDL BioPharma, and The Armamentarium.

Kimberly has a Masters of Science in Health Sciences (MSHS) from The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington, D.C., and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Organizational Behavior and Management from the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston in Houston, Texas.