Edye T. Edens, JD, MA, CIP, CCRP Consultant, Human Subject Research Compliance Joining First Class Solutions, Inc. in 2017, Edye T. Edens is a Certified IRB Professional and licensed attorney with an international human rights background. She has worked for a large academic center in Indiana for approximately ten years and has been involved in numerous human rights-focused, non-governmental organizations both in the U.S. and abroad.
Her career includes working in IRB Offices, Grant/Contract Services, Clinical Research Compliance and Research Integrity roles. Additionally, she held the first Quality and Compliance Manager position at a large Midwest, university-based cancer center.
Edye completed her Masters of Arts in Philosophy with a concentration in International Research Ethics in 2012. She was the program manager for a National Institute of Health one-year grant to aid in creating a joint, international, institutional review board (IRB) in conjunction with Indiana University’s existing Moi University medical school partnership in Kenya and the Indiana University Center for Bioethics.
In addition to her masters of Arts in Philosophy, Ms. Edens has a Bachelor of Arts from Oklahoma State University and obtained her Juris Doctor degree through Indiana University, School of Law.