Ms. Burr is the Executive Director of the Trial Innovation Center at the University of Utah. A board-certified Pediatric RN, she is a clinical research management professional with nearly four decades of experience. Her experience includes managing large multicenter clinical trials, training, mentoring and motivation of clinical research operations teams.
As an advocate of improving children’s health globally, Ms. Burr served as a volunteer Pediatric Nurse on the USNS Mercy, a medical mission in the Philippines in 2012, providing pre and post-operative nursing care to Filipino children. In 2015 she traveled to Africa, deep into the Zimbabwean bush, on a Medical Humanitarian Mission. As a Master Trainer for Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) and pediatric nurse volunteer, Ms. Burr taught HBB and provided clinical nursing care at various rural clinics throughout Zimbabwe.