ACM Global Laboratories Announces New Chief Operating Officer
John Byerley Joins ACM’s Clinical Trials Central Laboratory Division to Strengthen Global Capabilities
Rochester, NY, Mar. 27, 2017
– ACM Global Laboratories
, the largest independent central lab in the industry specializing in high-quality central laboratory testing and diagnostic lab services, today announced that John Byerley has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer for ACM’s Clinical Trials Central Laboratory Division. He will be based at the ACM Global Laboratories global headquarters in Rochester, NY.
Byerley joins ACM from Clinical Reference Laboratory, where he served as vice president of pharma/personalized medicine customer operations. During his tenure at Clinical Reference Laboratory, he was instrumental in the creation and growth of its global central laboratory business. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Kansas and brings more than 25 years of experience in the central laboratory and clinical diagnostics industries.
“We are very pleased to add John to the ACM senior leadership team,” said ACM President Gita Ramachandran. “We believe his experience and knowledge will allow us to continue our growth and success as he leads the ongoing development of our harmonized global capabilities and processes.”
In his new role, Byerley will be responsible for all operational aspects of the Clinical Trials Central Laboratory Division across the five ACM worldwide sites, including Rochester, NY; York, England; Singapore; Shanghai, China; and Mumbai, India.
All functions, including project management, data management, specimen management, process improvement, portfolio management, and logistics and kits, will be overseen by the COO. Key priorities for this new position will be strengthening ACM’s global capabilities, driving the ongoing harmonization and process improvement initiatives and enhancing the relationships with core clients.
About ACM Global Laboratories
ACM Global Laboratories, an affiliate of Rochester Regional Health, is the largest independent central lab in the industry. With a singular focus on testing, ACM delivers high-quality central laboratory testing and diagnostic lab services in support of both clinical trials research and individual patient care. Through a powerful combination of robust global capabilities, operational and scientific expertise and unsurpassed service, ACM provides the optimal mix of testing and related services to meet the needs and requirements of its clients in the most effective and cost-efficient manner possible. Operating in more than 60 countries, ACM performs more than 15 million tests each year spanning all medical disciplines, including pathology, microbiology, molecular diagnostics, toxicology, and more. For more information, visit www.acmgloballab.com
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About Rochester Regional Health
Rochester Regional Health is an integrated health services organization serving the people of Western New York, the Finger Lakes and beyond. The system includes 150 locations: five hospitals; more than 100 primary and specialty practices, rehabilitation centers and ambulatory campuses; innovative senior services, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of behavioral health services; and ACM Medical Laboratory, a global leader in patient and clinical trials. Rochester Regional Health, the region’s second-largest employer, was named one of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes in 2015. Learn more at rochesterregionalhealth.com