Janet DiratsouianAssociate Director, Discovery Compound Management
Received BS and MS degrees in chemistry at the Universitat Karlsruhe. Worked for over 23 years at Hoffmann-La Roche at the Nutley, New Jersey site as the Head of Compound Management. Joined the Merck Compound Management team about two years ago. Leader with extensive experience in compound management, chemical information, chemical nomenclature, chemical data management, laboratory automation, project management and analytical QC. Set short and long term strategies for compound management and analytical QC processes, software and automation. Recommended and implemented informatics applications to support workflows, procedures and SOPs.