Timothy Bilodeau, MBA

Director of Clinical Research Operations
Tufts CTSI

Tim oversees day-to-day operations in the Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC), the Clinical Research Operations Innovation Center (CROI), Recruitment and Retention Support Unit (RRSU), and providing support to the Clinical Research Network (CRN) and Trial Innovation Network (TIN).

In his role, Tim works closely with the CTRC Director, Yoav Golan, and Scientific Director of Clinical Research Operations and Innovations, Jonathan Davis, to do strategic planning and implementation for smooth clinical research operations, and executing on grant objectives. As part of his responsibilities, Tim supervises staff working in Tufts CTSI’s clinical research operations areas, ensure safe conduct of clinical trials, adherence to study protocols, guide recruitment strategies, provide consultations, and disseminate best practices.

Tim joined Tufts CTSI in 2018, and has 25 years of clinical research experience, starting as a clinical research coordinator, and successfully transitioned to management and leadership roles.

Prior to joining Tufts CTSI, Tim served as the Executive Director of a commercial clinical research site and also served as the Director of the Clinical Trials Office at Maine Medical Center Research Institute (MMCRI). Tim’s depth of experience is instrumental for clinical trial budgeting, financial management, contracting, and centralization of clinical trial operations.