Vice President, Recruitment
Through a career spanning more than 20 years, Beau Garland opened three sites in California as part of a large site management organization (SMO), and later established his own research center, Paradigm Clinical Research. Paradigm grew to five sites across the U.S., and was frequently recognized for its high performance for vaccine trials.
As the longtime COO and director of business development at Paradigm, Beau optimized contracting, budgeting, regulatory, and source processes. Moreover, he ensured the sites excelled in patient recruitment and retention.
As vice president of recruitment at Meridian, Beau leads patient recruitment operations at sites nationwide and at Meridian’s dedicated call centers in Omaha, NE, Sioux City, IA, and Statesboro, GA. He has strengthened Meridian’s enrollment and retention processes, as well as the company’s patient outreach initiatives.
Beau earned his degrees in economics and healthcare policy from San Francisco State University.