TRACE hosts webinars on a variety of regulatory compliance topics on a monthly basis. Webinar recordings are available in the members-only Resource Center and can be used for ad hoc training or as part of a comprehensive global training program coupled with our eLearning. Select webinars are open to the public. Advanced training, available through TRACEpro, includes a selection of our recorded webinars.
Thursday, 25 March 2021 | 10:00 AM ET (2:00 PM GMT)
During this session, attendees will be provided with guidance on the process for building a compliance program - from the ground up. Addressing points including details to consider when first creating an organization-wide compliance program and strategies for approaching leadership to obtain buy-in, this session will also include tips for ensuring your compliance program continues to grow with ever-changing business needs.
CLE credits are available for this webinar in the following states only – TX, VA, NY, NJ, CA. Additional instructions on how to obtain CLE credits will be provided during the webinar.
Global Ethics and Compliance Officer
Lori Russell is the head of the Ethics & Compliance Department at bioMerieux, a multinational life science company based in Europe. In this role, she serves as an advisor to the company's top leadership, playing an instrumental role in ensuring a strong ethical culture throughout the organization. Ms. Russell oversees and drives program assessments, driving associated action plans to completion, and leads strategic projects to ensure Ethics & Compliance standards are integrated and complied with companywide. She oversees the Trade Compliance Department within this scope. Prior to becoming the Head of the Ethics & Compliance Department, she served as the Americas Compliance Officer, where she led all compliance program initiatives in the U.S. and Latin America. Prior to law school, she spent several years working internationally in both nonprofit and for-profit organizations. Ms. Russell received her bachelor’s degree in Economics from Emory University and her J.D. from Duke University School of Law. She is fluent in French.