Applied Clinical Research (M.S.)

Mary Kay Sobcinski

Mary Kay Sobcinski, RN, MHA, is a senior principal advisor-clinical sciences at Regulatory and Clinical Research Institute (RCRI). 

She has extensive experience in clinical trial strategy development, design and management; data management; medical product education; and medical product marketing.

She has held management roles in both clinical and regulatory affairs for medical devices, biologic drugs, and combinations devices. She has authored numerous successful worldwide regulatory submissions for clinical trial and product approvals.

Sobcinski has more than 20 years of industry experience with an emphasis on cardiovascular, neuromodulation, spinal, gastrointestinal and infectious diseases indications as well as nursing and hospital administration experience. She has been a member of numerous multidisciplinary product development teams and has led many teams to successful project completion.

She is a highly regarded speaker and educator. Her extensive medical product experience, nursing expertise and administrator background enable her to bring a unique perspective to strategic planning, project management, team development, problem solving and interdisciplinary communication. She has been a member of the St. Cloud State University Applied Clinical Research program faculty since its inception in 2010.