Outsourcing Management, Inc. specializes in providing contract-management consultant services to the pharmaceutical industry.

With over twenty years’ experience in this field, we offer both ad hoc Contract Research Organization (CRO) and Investigator Grant Contract-Management Services. From bid solicitation to vendor selection and budget negotiation, we have the expertise to manage any element of the outsourcing process.

Knowledgeable in managing the global outsourcing functions for pre-clinical, clinical and marketing departments, Outsourcing Management also provides management consultation in establishing or streamlining in-house contract-management operations.

To set up a consultation to discuss your particular contract-management needs, contact us today at 202.258.3743 or by email at info@omicontracts.com.


As founder and president of Outsourcing Management, Inc., Cynthia L. Jerrems has over twenty years of experience in hands-on contract preparation and establishment of contract-management departments. Previously, as Senior Director Outsourcing Management at Aventis, she established and managed the global outsourcing functions for the pre-clinical, clinical and marketing departments. Prior to the formation of Aventis, she also established and managed the first, dedicated Contract Management Department at Rhone-Poulenc Rorer.

A graduate of Drake University, Ms. Jerrems began her career with Searle in 1980. After holding positions of increasing responsibility, she joined Merck’s R&D division in 1992 and eventually headed Contract Management for US studies, Phases I–IIIb, being contracted out to CROs.