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Christian is passionate about improving the lives of people affected by diabetes. He serves as the Clinical Trial Manager for the Innovation and Pregnancy Team. Christian manages all of the device and drug trials run by the Innovation team.

Christian grew up in Valencia and attended UC Santa Barbara. He graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 2016 with a BS in Biological Sciences. During his time in UC Santa Barbara he worked on the bench staff here at SDRI and got his first exposure in working with clinical trials. He has a close relationship with type 1 diabetes, his grandfather had type 1 diabetes.