Keith Dorricott

Keith Dorricott is the Director of Dorricott Metrics & Process Improvement Ltd., formed in 2016.  Over a 12 year period, he worked in R&D, process development, and manufacturing whilst at Kodak Ltd. In 2005 he moved industry into the area of clinical trials and worked for two major CROs leading corporate process improvement. He qualified as a Black Belt in Six Sigma in 2002 and a Master Black Belt in Lean Sigma in 2007.  He is an Ambassador for the Metrics Champion Consortium (MCC) and assists by facilitating work groups on centralized monitoring, central lab metrics, vendor oversight, Trial Master File, and by developing tools to assist with risk assessment & control and metrics selection & use. He received the MCC Champion Award in 2016 for making significant contributions to advancing the MCC mission to improve the efficiency, quality and effectiveness of clinical trials. Keith regularly presents at conferences such as DIA and SCOPE on the practicalities of quality risk management and risk-based monitoring and the definition and use of metrics. His passion is to help bring clinical research to the proficiency of manufacturing with root cause analysis skills – a fundamental requirement for effective process improvement.

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