Nicole Lay, MS

Nicole provides nonclinical technical and regulatory expertise in pharmacology and toxicology activities at SciLucent.  Nicole serves as a program manager for outsourcing and conducting nonclinical studies.  She serves as a study monitor and ensures that studies are conducted in accordance with regulatory requirements and current scientific and technical standards.  Nicole is responsible for preparing nonclinical sections of documents intended for submission to regulatory authorities.  She has worked at a contract testing laboratory where she participated in the design, conduct, and reporting of toxicology studies to support drug development programs.  Nicole coordinated all study procedures, including protocol generation, test material receipt and handling, dose administration, collecting and processing biological samples, and all in-life and post-life activities for various routes of administration and in most recognized laboratory animal species.  She also served as a Project Leader in post-life operations, where she managed histology staff and resources necessary for microscopic evaluation of tissues.  Nicole has a B.S. in Biology from Central Michigan University and an M.S. in Toxicology from Michigan State University.