University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI
Robert Marriott is the Vice President, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs for RTI-HS. In this role, he serves on the senior management team, reporting to the executive vice president of RTI-HS. He leads our independent quality assurance and oversight department, as well as providing quality and regulatory consulting and contract auditing for our clients. Mr. Marriott has over 25 years of experience in clinical research, diagnostic testing and cGMP manufacturing operations having led quality assurance, operations excellence, regulatory affairs, and compliance functions at multiple pharma, medical device, biologics manufacturing, and healthcare companies. In addition, he has hosted over 100 successful government regulatory inspections and accrediting body audits over his career. He continues to provide regulatory and compliance support to biotech, pharma, medical device, and healthcare clients as a consultant and certified Lead Quality Management System Auditor. His research and consulting experience cover a wide range of operational and compliance functions including: 483 and FDA Warning letter resolution and mitigation, corporate due diligence and integrations, quality management, clinical research, clinical diagnostics, blood banking, organ and tissue donor recruitment and collection, and patient experience monitoring in a healthcare setting.