My CV

Paoal Gasparini

I’m a highly motivated biomedical engineer with a specialization in Clinical Research. I worked at St Jude Medical as responsible for supporting a number of clinical studies on SJM devices and cardiac rhythm management, atrial fibrillation and cardiovascular therapies in the Clinical Department Division. I supported study submissions to the Ethic Committee and I created Study Newsletters and electronic Case Report Form and I performed statistical analysis for scientific publications using statistical and mathematical software.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

NHS Improvement, London (UK) January 2015 – present,  Senior Analist

Responsabilities
I’m responsible for developing Tecnical Solutions.

St Jude Medical , Milan, Italy, October 2012- 2014
Responsibilities
I’m responsible for supporting a number of clinical studies on SJM devices and therapies in the Clinical Department Division. I
prepare documentation for the Ethic Committee, I perform statistical analysis for scientific publication and I prepare newsletters for the investigational sites and I create electronic Case Report Form. I use Electronic Data Capture System for the collection of clinical data. I support the Field technical Engineers, Field Clinical Specialists, Clinical Project Leaders and Clinical Project Managers in the management and resolutions of pending issues in the investigational centers. I create clinical databases using MS Access.

Achievements
:

  • Clinical SOP’s Trainer Certification and Clinical Expert Level III CertificationClinical Support Valduce Hospital “Villa Beretta” Rehabilitation centre – Costa Masnaga, Italy October2009 – March 2010

I participated in experimental sessions of data acquisitions and I analyzed data (using Matlab and statistical softwares) for the estimation of the effectiveness of a rehabilitative treatment named FES cycling. It is a Functional Electrical Stimulation-Induced Lower Extremity Cycling on patients with post-stroke hemiparesis.

EDUCATION

  • Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering, Research Master Politecnico di Milano – Milan, Italy 2010-2012
    • Master’s thesis: “Long-term variability of airway obstructions in asthma and the influence of air pollution
      (see Publications)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano – Milan, Italy 2006-2010
    • Bachelor’s thesis: “Extraction of quantitative indexes for the evaluation of the electromyographic activity in
      hemiparetic patients

TRAININGS

  • Statistics in medicine, St Jude Medical – Rome, Italy March-June 2014
  • Passion driven statistics, SAS Coursera – Wesleyan University June 2013

OTHER SKILLS

  • Clinical SOP’s Trainer Certification, St Jude Medical – Milan, Italy, January 2013
  • Clinical Expert Level III Certification, St Jude Medical – Milan, Italy, October 2012
  • Course “Paradigmatic models in Social Sciences”, Italian Society for Chaos and Complexity,  Milan, IT, May 2012
  • Athens program, Team Workshop Presence Design, Delft University of Technology, Delft, NL, Nov. 2011, a week
  • Athens program, Robotics and transport, Universidad Politecnica, Madrid, ES May 2011, a week

Technical / Scientific expertise:
Software: Office package, Matlab (Expert), Weka, SPSS, Sigmaplot, SAS (Intermediate Level), Access, Adobe Live Cycle Design, WordPress, AutoCAD

Languages:

  • English: very good writing and speaking skills
    2005 – TOEFL certificate marks 240/300
  • French: school-level writing and speaking skills
    2010 – French course, level one and two, “Folks” Association, Milan
    2001 – DELF certificate A2 marks 12,50/20

PUBLICATIONS