Yvette brings over 20 years of experience in the research arena, mostly within ophthalmology, but also has experience in oncology, device, cardiac and gene therapy.
In her 8 years at Alcon, Yvette worked as a principal CRA and a lead on surgical studies. Yvette also previously worked at Allergan, in her 8 years there she worked on retina and anterior segment studies, with a key focus on presbyopia trials. Prior to Yvette’s start in research, she worked with a medical school professor on a differential diagnosis program, (KBIT), that is being used in medical schools today, and later moved into a position as a study coordinator on pharma industry oncology studies. Yvette progressed into monitoring oncology, and then into ophthalmology at Alcon in 2003.