Claudia HaywoodEducation

JD, University of Maryland School of Law; MBA, BS, Virginia Commonwealth University

Research Interests

Research misconduct; research ethics; science policy; research regulatory policy implementation and compliance


Ms. Haywood is a practicing attorney based in Rockville, Md., and has been practicing law for 14 years. Prior to her present position, she worked for the Providence Health System-Oregon in Portland, Ore., as the region’s research administrator. In this role she was responsible for institutional review board activities and providing oversight to research regulatory compliance activities. She has worked in research for nearly 25 years in various capacities including providing oversight to research compliance and healthcare-related activities. Ms. Haywood is a member of the Maryland, District of Columbia, and Washington State Bar associations and is active in numerous healthcare and research-related organizations.