Laura Joldersma | Project Manager
Meet DFnet Product Manager, Laura Joldersma. Laura’s colleagues have described her as the epitome of collaboration. Since joining DFnet, Laura has been a solid bridge connecting our Data Management and Software teams. Laura brings a depth DFdiscover knowledge, a user-first approach, and excitement for the future to every interaction and project she is involved in. A team member shared: “Laura is the go-to person when I need help! She has the best attitude, always happy and eager to support.” Laura, thank you for all that you do.
Naydene Slabbert | Clinical Data Manager, PTL
Meet DFnet Clinical Data Manager, Naydene Slabbert. Naydene recently celebrated one year with DF/Net Research Mzansi, our growing team in South Africa. Naydene’s depth of knowledge and willingness to step in and solve problems has made her an important resource for clients and colleagues. Naydene is positive, dedicated and fun. Everyone looks forward to video calls with Naydene, and if we’re lucky, her dogs. A team member said it best “Naydene has been such a great addition to the DM team! She is always willing to lend a helping hand.” Naydene, thank you for all that you do.
Busisiwe Mbali Mpila | Business Development Representative
Meet Busisiwe Mbali Mpila (Busi), an experienced Clinical Data Manager, encouraging leader, and a great person. In 2020, DFnet announced an expansion into Africa with the formation of DF/Net Research Mzansi (Pty) Ltd. Busi’s hard work and ambassadorship have allowed DFnet to establish and grow an expert team in South Africa. Busi recently took on a new challenge at DFnet, contributing to the Business Development team. Busi’s data management background and DFdiscover expertise give her a unique perspective in the pursuit of supporting global health research in Africa. A team member said it best “Thank you for being the pioneer of the DFnet Mzansi team.” Busi, we are so glad that you are a part of DFnet!
Yiguo Sun | Software Developer
Meet Yiguo Sun, an experienced Software Developer who is passionate about supporting global health through technology. Yiguo has contributed to many eClinical solutions in his 5-years with DFnet. He was integral in developing DFcollect, our direct data capture tool for online/offline data collection. Yiguo also works behind the scenes, promoting software quality by setting up continuous integration pipelines for our DevOps platform. Yiguo is curious, thorough, and always goes above and beyond to share his knowledge with clients and teammates. A team member said it best “Yiguo is everyone’s favorite colleague; we are so fortunate to work with him.” Yiguo, thank you for all that you do!
Here at DFnet, our backgrounds are diverse, but our aim is the same: to promote innovation in clinical trials using our collective knowledge, experience, and care for the world. Stay tuned for more stories about the people and teams that make DFnet great.
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