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July/Aug. 2015
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Letter from the Editor
Celebrating Inspiration When we first conceptualized this special issue 11 [...]
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Taren Grom, Editor

UpFront
High School Students from Canada and Arizona Receive Top Honors [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

What’s New
inVentiv Health Expands Global Regulatory and Compliance Services Trending Now: [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Tools of the Trade
TGaS Advisors Launches Emerging Life Sciences Network  Trending Now: The [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Pharma Trax
Prescription Drugs Under the Affordable Care Act Trending Now:  The [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

The Calendar
Coming Attractions The PharmaVOICE 100 Celebration, to be held Sept. [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Talent Pool
Pharma Pool Marcello Agosti Takeda Names Head of New Global [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

On The Cover

Who’s On The List by Section
Commanders & Chiefs Dr. Michelle Berrey    Chimerix Rob Cosinuke    athenahealth and Epocrates Jim Curtis    Remedy Health Media Dr. Bruce Feinberg    Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions Lisa Giles    Giles & Associates Consultancy Inc. and Optivara Inc. Peter Goldschmidt    Sandoz Inc. Dr. Michael Hayden    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Kim Johnson    Palio Michelle Keefe    Publicis Touchpoint Solutions Inc. Cynthia [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Features

Commanders & Chiefs
Mark Timney Title: President and CEO Company: Purdue Pharma LP Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Sports, majoring in Marketing, Newcastle Polytechnic, (now Northumbria University) Family: Wife, Michelle; son, Aidan, 12 Bucket List: Attend a European Champions League final, in which Liverpool wins Awards/Honors: Southeast Asian Pharmaceutical Council — 2014 Associations: BIO and PhRMA Setting the Tone [...]
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Entrepreneurs
Elizabeth Holmes Title: Chairman, CEO, Founder Company: Theranos Education: Honorary doctorate degree, Pepperdine University Awards/Honors:  Youngest person to be awarded the Horatio Alger Award; TIME 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2015; Best Health Startup, Crunchies Awards, 2015; Top 10 Medical Innovations, Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit, 2015; Edison Award – Gold, Lab [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Change Agents
Dr. Boris Kushkuley Title: Executive VP Company: Intouch Solutions Education: Ph.D., Biophysics, Sackler Institute of Molecular Medicine, Tel Aviv University; M.Sc., Theoretical Physics, Moldova State University Family: Wife, Alina; two sons, Daniel and Ron Hobbies: Traveling, skiing Bucket List:  A snorkeling trip to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Master of Marketing Theory Dr. Boris Kushkuley is [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Researchers & Scientists
Dr. Anish Suri Title: Senior Scientific Director, Discovery Immunology Company: Janssen Research & Development, LLC, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson Education: Ph.D., Immunology, Washington University St. Louis; B.S., Biology, Angelo State University Family: Wife, Aleksandra; sons: Nikhil, 9, Rupin, 7, and Milan, 3 Hobbies: Cooking, wine tasting and collecting, traveling, [...]
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Clinical Experts
Kevin Kucharski Title: Senior VP, Clinical Operations Company: Achillion Pharmaceuticals Education: B.S., Biology Research, University of Scranton Family: Wife, Marion; son, Kevin, 23; daughter, Alison, 21 Hobbies: Golfing, landscaping, traveling, wine Bucket List: Golf at Pebble Beach with his son; travel to new destinations with family; finding the right beach house for retirement Associations: DIA, [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Regulators
Dr. Lisa Jenkins Title: VP, Regulatory Strategy and Content Development Company: Virtual Regulatory Solutions Inc. Education: Post-doctoral fellow, Washington University; M.S. and Ph.D., Syracuse University; B.A., Juniata College Family: Fiancée Ken VanLuvanee, four children, one dog Hobbies: Skiing, running, lifting weights, reading, volunteer work Bucket List: Bicycle across the United States Awards/Honors: Finalist in TOPRA [...]
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Creatives
Mary Rose Rogowski Title: Creative Director, Art Company: PulseCX Education: Visual Communications, Art Institute of Philadelphia Family: Husband, Brett; two daughters, Riley, 6, Quinn, 4 Hobbies: Art, literature, movies, music, cooking, and building N-scale model trains Bucket List: 
Travel the world, especially to far off places in Africa, Europe, and India Awards/Honors: 2008 Healthcare Businesswomen’s [...]
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Marketers
Margaret Helmig Title: Executive VP, Global Brand Lead Company: Ogilvy Healthworld Education: MPH, Health Education and Behavioral Science, Rutgers School of Public Health; B.A., Political Science and History, Drew University Family: Husband, Albert Helmig; daughters, Casey, 27; Kate, 24; and Megan, 21 Hobbies: Hiking, biking, skiing, playing tennis, being outdoors Bucket List: 
Travel to Bhutan; [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Patient Advocates
Dr. Stella Blackburn Title: VP, Global Head of Risk Management, Real World & Late Phase Research Company: Quintiles Education: M.B., B.S., Medicine, Guy’s Hospital Med School, London University; M.Sc., Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U. of London; M.A., Medical Sciences, University of Cambridge; FRCP(Ed), FISPE, FFPM, Dip Pharm Med, DLSHTM Family: Cat, [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Mentors
David Baker Title: Chief Commercial Officer Company: Alcobra Pharma Education: MBA, Duke University, Fuqua School of Business; B.A., Duke University Family: Wife, Irene; son, Adam, 22; daughter, Rachel, 18 Hobbies: Avid Philadelphia and Duke sports fan; restaurants; travel; sampling fine wine, whiskey, and beer Bucket List: Visit every major league baseball stadium with his son [...]
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Technologists
Tim Slevin Title: Senior VP, OpenData Global Company: Veeva Systems Education: MBA, BBA, University of Missouri-Kansas City Family: Wife, Susan; children, Ben and Grace; dog, Lucy Hobbies: Golfing, cycling Bucket List:  Play golf at Pebble Beach with Huey Lewis; perform a three-minute stand-up comedy set; play drums in front of an audience; attend Coachella and [...]
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Red Jacket Awards
Jeff Aronin TITLE: Founder, Chairman, and CEO COMPANY: Marathon Pharmaceuticals LLC ASSOCIATIONS: University of Chicago Medical Center, Board Member Museum of Science & Industry, Board Member Aspen Institute, Henry Crown Fellow, Member Economic Club, Board Member Commercial AWARDS/HONORS: Brain Research Foundation, Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award, 2013; Buyouts magazine “Deal of the Year” 2010, Ovation [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Fun Facts About the PharmaVOICE 100
Where they were born? The PharmaVOICE 100 may come from all over, but what they have in common is a sincere desire to improve the lives of patients everywhere. What was their first job? We thought it would be fun to know how these highly successful executives earned their first paychecks. As it turns out, [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

The Importance of Mentoring
Most of our PharmaVOICE 100 honorees say having and being a mentor are important for success in this industry. Here is what they say about the value of being a mentor to others. Sound Bites from the PharmaVOICE 100 Our honorees talk about the importance of mentoring. David Baker Chief Commercial Officer, Alcobra Pharma I [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Overcoming the Challenges that Hinder Innovation
PharmaVOICE 100 honorees discuss the challenges that the industry needs to overcome to support future innovation. Between 2009 and 2014, the annual growth rate for the top 25 life-sciences companies slowed from the prior decade’s double-digit average to only 1% annually, according to a recent report from KPMG. Big pharma’s profitability has eroded, with operating [...]
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PharmaVOICE Staff

Innovation In a Patient-Centric World
From healthcare reform to the push for value in medicines to personalized healthcare, the patient is now at the center of, well, everything. This means that pharmaceutical companies are now required to create a new paradigm, with the patient at the center. An initiative that began last year within the U.S. Congress — the 21st [...]
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