Terrie Reed


Project Leader-Clinical Research Informatics

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Durham, North Carolina


Formerly, Terrie was a senior Clinical Research Informatics Project Leader at Duke Clinical Research Institute where she provided informatics subject matter expertise and support to device-related projects and programs such as the MDEpiNet (Medical Device Epidemiology Network) public private partnership. Terrie was the Associate Director of Informatics, at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), Office of Surveillance and Biometrics (OSB) where she led the implementation of the UDI Final Rule including the development and population of the Global Unique Device Identification Database (GUDID) as a master source of device information. Over the course of her twelve years at FDA she led several data management initiatives including a joint project between the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and FDA CDRH focused on improving and simplifying the device and patient problem codes used to code medical device adverse event reports. Prior to working in academia and government, she worked for 13 years at a healthcare facility in Indianapolis in various positions as a process engineer, quality analyst, and medical information specialist.