Is directly involved with clinical research for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and other public, private, and academic-related research centers. Clinical data managers oversee all aspects of program related data, from design and framework to collection, processing, storage retrieval, and maintaining compliance with FDA and other regulations. Biotech Partners looks for Clinical data managers that have a strong written and verbal communication skill set, project management skills, computer skills, and database skills. Clinical data managers may find the ability to lead a team of workers to be a plus. Throughout a clinician’s education, most of their training is focused on the medical aspects of their profession. Rarely are leadership skills included, which is why Clinical Research Leadership is so important with today’s rapidly changing healthcare field.