Leadership


  • Katharine Knobil
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    Woman of the Week: Agilent Technologies’ Dr. Katharine Knobil

    As the first chief medical officer of the diagnostic testing company, Dr. Katharine Knobil is focused on moving the science forward beyond precision oncology to liquid biopsy.

    By Sept. 14, 2022
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    From the ‘go-go days’ to a bubble crunch — the biotech sector faces its next challenge

    The highs of the sector in early 2021 gave way to a bear market that persisted into the second half of this year — but there's hope the bubble hasn't popped for good.

    By Sept. 12, 2022
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    Woman of the Week: Foresite Capital’s Cindy Mesaros

    The longtime marketing pro details her fascinating career journey and how she’s positioning early stage health companies to thrive. 

    By Sept. 7, 2022
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    First 90 Days: Adaptive Biotech’s Tycho Peterson

    A long-time analyst, Tycho Peterson brings his business savvy to the C-suite at Adaptive, where he began as CFO in June with a knowledge of what works and what doesn't in the diagnostics space.

    By Sept. 1, 2022
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    Woman of the Week: Thread’s Kim Boericke

    Fresh off an eight-year tour of duty at ICON, the CRO industry veteran is stepping into a new role and a new title as chief delivery officer at Thread.

    By Aug. 31, 2022
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    Leading the industry’s next potential game-changer in drug discovery

    Rachel Meyers, chief scientific officer at Faze Medicines, is helping guide the company towards the development of biomolecular condensates — an emerging field that could transform drug discovery.

    By Alexandra Pecci • Aug. 29, 2022
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    Woman of the Week: Glympse Bio’s Dr. Tram Tran

    How the chief medical officer of the emerging diagnostic company is using the patient perspective as a guiding light.

    By Aug. 24, 2022
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    Moderna, Eli Lilly and Schrödinger seek to boost financial and people strategies with key new hires

    How the latest personnel shifts are impacting each company and the industry at large. 

    By Aug. 24, 2022
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    The story behind the PharmaVoice 100

    Taren Grom, our editor-in-chief emeritus, explains how the coveted PharmaVoice 100 awards got its start and what makes it stand out in the industry.

    By Aug. 23, 2022
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    As pharma M&A ramps up, U.S. execs are bullish on more deals

    What top executives at Merck, Pfizer and more are saying about M&A as they move into the second half of the year.

    By Aug. 11, 2022
  • Miruna Sasu COTA
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    Woman of the Week: COTA’s Miruna Sasu

    Miruna Sasu is on a mission to use real world data to help wipe out cancer. She believes this audacious goal is within reach, and as president and CEO of COTA, she is inspiring her team to create a “path to care” for oncology patients.

    By Aug. 10, 2022
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    Are Big Pharma CEOs earning their pay?

    While compensation packages at the top may not always reflect value, it’s not necessarily an industrywide problem.

    By Kelly Bilodeau • Aug. 8, 2022
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    Editas, Real Chemistry and Compass blaze new trails with pivotal C-suite hires

    How these latest executive personnel changes are impacting the industry. 

    By Aug. 3, 2022
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    Woman of the Week: Alloy Therapeutics’ Heather Schwoebel

    The CBO and COO is leaning on her experience navigating the unknown to turn Alloy into an innovation multiplier.

    By Aug. 3, 2022
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    How a speech analysis tool could transform diagnosis and research for Alzheimer’s and beyond

    WinterLight’s machine learning platform assesses speech to more accurately identify neurodegenerative diseases.

    By Kim Ribbink • Aug. 1, 2022
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    What’s next for Biogen? Here’s what executives are saying

    A trickling launch for Aduhelm and a middling earnings report give Biogen executives a lot to talk about. Is there hope?

    By July 27, 2022
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    Woman of the Week: Applied BioMath's Katie Williams

    The 2022 president of Women in Bio is equal parts math and gender parity evangelist. 

    By July 27, 2022
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    With big changes ahead for J&J and Novartis, here's what the companies' execs are talking about

    Both J&J and Novartis are making — or considering — big shifts in their fundamental company makeup.

    By July 21, 2022
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    Making moves: Agios, BeiGene, Biocom California and more announce new key hires

    The latest executive personnel changes from around the industry.

    By July 18, 2022
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    Digital Opinion Leader deep-dive: the sharer

    Learn about Digital Opinion Leaders who curate tailored content experiences and provide value to their followers. 

    July 18, 2022
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    First 90 Days: Anjarium Biosciences' Stephen Yoo

    The incoming CEO aims to build on the buzz around the company’s leading-edge gene therapy tech.

    By Kim Ribbink • July 15, 2022
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    Janssen extends LGBTQ mental health outreach beyond Pride Month

    The pharma giant’s ‘Depression looks like me’ campaign assembles a ‘one stop shop’ of resources to help combat high rates of severe depression in the LGBTQ community.

    By July 14, 2022
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    The power of the underdog: A rare disease nonprofit working to help patients win against the odds

    Elizabeth Izard Apelles is finding innovative ways to champion rare disease patients through an emerging platform from Honeycomb Health.

    By Alexandra Pecci • July 13, 2022
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    Woman of the Week: Kura Oncology's Kirsten Flowers

    How the chief commercial and corporate strategy officer is embracing a ‘full-cup’ philosophy to build a better leadership toolbox.

    By July 13, 2022
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    The CEO of Dr. Reddy's N. America is using 'controlled explosions' to keep the generics giant growing

    Marc Kikuchi weighs in on the company’s plans to pump up its pipeline and sales in the coming years.

    By July 7, 2022