Regulatory Compliance


Kelly Carroll

Kelly Carroll has more than 20 years of experience teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in psychology and education at institutions including the University of Arkansas and University of Chicago and was a professor of experimental psychology at Mercer University and Berry College. She has designed education and training materials for Northwestern’s clinical research community and assisted study teams in conducting safe and effective studies. She also has many years of experience in the regulatory and compliance arena and was an institutional review board manager. Carroll received her PhD in experimental psychology from the University of Arkansas.

Currently teaching:Clinical Research Design and Methodology
Essentials of Initiating Clinical Research

Valerie Followell

Valerie Followell has more than 15 years of experience in regulated industries. She is the associate director of regulatory affairs for Medline Industries, and prior to that managed global regulatory affairs for Teleflex Medical. She has held both quality and regulatory positions in drugs, biologics and devices at Baxter Healthcare. Followell received her MBA from Webster University, St. Louis.

Currently teaching:Medical Device Regulations

Kimberly Rusk


Currently teaching:Responsible Conduct of Research