Dr Claudia Giurgiuman is a senior executive with over 16 years’ experience in medical research, performing roles based around collaborative development, strategic implementation and change facilitation across a number of high profile organisations. Claudia oversees the design, development and implementation of Wesley Medical Research’s research strategy, evolve its strengths in clinical trials management, and further develop the core grant and philanthropic investment portfolio.
Claudia holds a PhD in the field of medicine, a Bachelor of Science degree with first class honours and a Postgraduate Certificate in Project Management from UQ. She is also a licensed Portfolio, Program and Project Management Practitioner, is currently undertaking an MBA and is a non-executive director of Women in Technology.
She has over 20 years of experience in the research field including as a biomedical researcher in epithelial pathobiology and hepatology and senior management positions held in the not-for-profit sector at the Children’s Hospital Foundation, Icon Cancer Centre, Mater Research, and Women in Technology Board. Dr Giurgiuman is Chair of the independent Research Advisory Committee for the Sunshine Coast Health Foundation (Wishlist).