Last updated on May 8th, 2020 at 09:48 am

Since our inception in 2011, we have toiled to persistently take steps to improving our extent of expertise and scientific acumen. This has enabled us to assist in providing solutions to both simple and highly complex clinical trials across several therapeutic areas. We have provided both operational and consultancy services at early clinical development phases for pharmaceutical and biotech drug companies.

These experts are core of the company, promoting our visionary prospective thinking and team based learning culture. An utmost importance is given to scientific innovation, meticulous attention to details and dynamic quality improvement with high priority approach to safety and outcomes with time in control.

Our innovative, rationale and out of the box thinking coupled with scientific temperament can make a significant difference to the outcome of the clinical development programs for our esteemed clients.

Ramesh Makkena, MS

Founder and Managing member

Mr. Makkena has significantly contributed to nurture the vision and mission of CRC Pharma. He has been instrumental in driving CRC Pharma’s decision-making processes and building a talented pool of experts, scientists and clinical professionals. Prior to starting this company Mr. Makkena has worked at small and large Pharma and Biotech companies for over 14 years. His expertise has been in clinical reporting of all phases of clinical studies, across a wide therapeutic areas. Mr. Makkena has high technical knowledge of the SAS language, HL7, ICH, CDISC SDTM, ADaM standards and clinical trials disclosure. He has provided programming expertise to 6 NME’s, including reporting of Phase I-IV individual trials, pooled analysis, exploratory analyses, and responses to regulatory authority queries.

Mr. Makkena received his BS in Mathematics and MS in Computer Applications from Nagarjuna University, India.

Ramesh Makkena, MS

Founder and Managing member

Mr. Makkena has significantly contributed to nurture the vision and mission of CRC Pharma. He has been instrumental in driving CRC Pharma’s decision-making processes and building a talented pool of experts, scientists and clinical professionals. Prior to starting this company Mr. Makkena has worked at small and large Pharma and Biotech companies for over 14 years. His expertise has been in clinical reporting of all phases of clinical studies, across a wide therapeutic areas. Mr. Makkena has high technical knowledge of the SAS language, HL7, ICH, CDISC SDTM, ADaM standards and clinical trials disclosure. He has provided programming expertise to 6 NME’s, including reporting of Phase I-IV individual trials, pooled analysis, exploratory analyses, and responses to regulatory authority queries.

Mr. Makkena received his BS in Mathematics and MS in Computer Applications from Nagarjuna University, India.

Mohan Kumar, M.S

Operations Manager

Mr. Mohan Kumar oversees all the operations related aspects at CRC Pharma. He has over 18 years of extensive work experience in Healthcare and IT industry. He has a track record of managing multiple projects/programs/customers and globally diverse onsite / offshore team members, technical experts.

He has adriotically handled various teams, their performances, provided technical expertise and mentored many young professionals. He has a sharp acumen for business development, maintaining client relations etc. Mr. Kumar has exceptional experience in statistics and reports on account performance, IT governance, QC, checks and has high level technical expertise for trouble shooting in these domains. Worked as senior project manager and handled highly complex technical and financial situations.

Mr. Kumar received his Masters in Computer Applications from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.

Mohan Kumar, M.S

Operations Manager

Mr. Mohan Kumar oversees all the operations related aspects at CRC Pharma. He has over 18 years of extensive work experience in Healthcare and IT industry. He has a track record of managing multiple projects/programs/customers and globally diverse onsite / offshore team members, technical experts.

He has adriotically handled various teams, their performances, provided technical expertise and mentored many young professionals. He has a sharp acumen for business development, maintaining client relations etc. Mr. Kumar has exceptional experience in statistics and reports on account performance, IT governance, QC, checks and has high level technical expertise for trouble shooting in these domains. Worked as senior project manager and handled highly complex technical and financial situations.

Mr. Kumar received his Masters in Computer Applications from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.

William Stewart, Ph.D.

Founder-Advisor

Dr. Stewart has over 30 years of clinical trials experience in Phases I-IV as a Biostatistician, Biostatistical Group Head, Biostatistical Quality Group Head, and Statistical Programming Group Head.

Dr. Stewart received his Ph.D. in Research Design and Statistics from City University of New York, and also holds a MS in Statistics from Florida State University and a MS in Genetics.

William Stewart, Ph.D.

Founder-Advisor

Dr. Stewart has over 30 years of clinical trials experience in Phases I-IV as a Biostatistician, Biostatistical Group Head, Biostatistical Quality Group Head, and Statistical Programming Group Head.

Dr. Stewart received his Ph.D. in Research Design and Statistics from City University of New York, and also holds a MS in Statistics from Florida State University and a MS in Genetics.