David Koster, MS
David Koster, a Partner at Instat, has a proven record of customer satisfaction throughout his career. David's specialty is in providing high quality services in support of biostatistical elements of drug development with an emphasis on the regulatory components necessary for drug approval, including direct interaction with the FDA. He has extensive experience to navigate through the complex statistical considerations necessary for the regulatory submission process, and does so with a calm confidence, consistently delivering quality, timely statistical results and necessary deliverables.
Prior to co-founding Instat Services, David served as Director of Biostatistics at a leading CRO. Prior to that he held various other management positions in Biostatistics and led several biostatistics projects with many resulting in successful regulatory submissions. David received his MS in Biostatistics from Rutgers University.
Kyle McBride, MS
Kyle McBride is a Partner at Instat and is an experienced Biostatistician and innovative Statistical Programmer who has served in the clinical research industry for more than 15 years across many therapeutic areas. Kyle specializes in streamlining and increasing reliability of statistical business processes utilizing SAS and other technologies. He developed the proprietary SAS-based, macro-driven statistical programming platform in use at Instat on all its projects, enabling agility and superior quality in the biostatistics services Instat provides to its customers.
Prior to founding Instat Consulting which later became Instat Services, Kyle served as the Director of Data Technologies at a leading CRO where he implemented new technology solutions supporting biostatistics and data management following many years of various managing positions in Biostatistics, Data Management and Information Technology. Most recently, Kyle has been instrumental in two successful NDA's, FDA and ODAC presentation strategy support. Kyle received his MS in Biostatistics from Rutgers University.
Mark McBride, PhD
Mark McBride serves as Partner at Instat. Mark has more than 17 years experience in leadership and management of biostatistics and data management services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry with a focus on combining strong technical knowledge with customer focused results. Mark consistently focuses on the customer and helps Instat provide its services with the most positive customer experience in mind.
Prior to co-founding Instat Services, Mark enjoyed a successful career with a leading CRO, where he held a variety of senior management positions, including Senior Vice President, Global Biostatistics and Data Management. Mark received his PhD in Biostatistics from the University of North Carolina.