Nada Sahinagic

Project Director

As a Project Director, Nada is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with KeyQuest Health’s key clients. She also works on developing new business opportunities for us and manages research projects through from first contact to final billing.

Nada is known for her great attention to detail – she handles a large proportion of KeyQuest’s Central Location work, where such attention ensures successful research time and time again.

Career Summary

Nada has had a long career in research and prior to joining KeyQuest in 2010, was a Project Manager at Synovate’s Healthcare Division. There she was responsible for developing and managing relationships with ‘key clients’ on ad hoc research projects and liaising with a field force of recruiters and with local country partners. Nada also had responsibility for developing new business opportunities.

Specialist Therapy Areas

A significant proportion of Nada’s studies are on molecular diagnostics, however she also conducts studies in orphan diseases.  Over the years she has gained experience in all therapy areas and numerous diseases. Just some of her most recent studies have covered:

ABSSSI, ACS, AMD, AHF, Alzheimers, AF, Bollus Pemphigoid, BPH, B-NHL, Cataract, C-Difficile, Chronic Kidney Failure, Cold Agglutinin Disease, Crohn’s Disease, COPD, Cystic Fibrosis, Diabetes, Diabetic Macular Edema, Dry Eye, Dobutamine Stress Echocardiogram, Endometriosis, Epilepsy, Fertility, Fractures, Gauchers Disease, Glaucoma, HIV, Hypercholesterolemia, Immunotherapy, In vitro Molecular Diagnostics, Infectious Diseases, IBS, Kidney Disease, Lupus Nephritis, Melanoma, Migraine, MS, MPS, Multiple Myloma, Nutrition, Osteoporosis, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Parenteral Nutrition, Parkinsons, Pneumonia, PNH, Pompe Disease, PTSD, Psoriasis, Polycythemia Vera, Schizophrenia, Stroke, Thyroid Cancer, Transplantation, Uveitis, Vulvar & Vaginal Atrophy, Wound Management

Nada’s successes and assignment highlights

  • A recent Atopic Dermatitis project involving conducting in person interviews at a central location across cities in the US, UK, France and Germany and Japan. The sample included a mix of physicians and patients and the provision of full country reports.
  • A large, multi-country project (5 EU countries) focusing on a range of various psychiatric disorders (Alzheimer’s, Schizophrenia, PTSTD and MDD) and involving physicians, patients and their caregivers. The study comprised in person interviews, at a location (4 days across 2 cities in each market).
  • Gaining consistently high scores (very good or excellent) in our client satisfaction index survey.
  • Nada is highly versatile in applying a range of traditional and ‘new’ methodologies for a broad range of projects – from telephone interviews (including multiple parties being present on a call, such as simtrans and clients), in person interviews, pilots and pre-tests amongst others. Nada is currently gaining detailed knowledge of ‘mobile app’ research methodology.

Nada’s professional memberships


BHBIA Certificate of Competence in Adverse events and Legal and Ethical Guidelines training

Nada’s interests

Nada loves music and is a classically trained flutist. She is also an enthusiastic follower of armchair politics and European cinema and above all loves reading.

Contact Nada on tel. 44 (0)20 8090 5546 or via our Contact Form