Welcome to PsychU!

Field Medical Affairs Team

The PsychU community includes a team of clinical research professionals who specialize in translating scientific and medical information to a broad range of stakeholder organizations in the mental health field. This team of experienced Medical Science Liaisons (MSL) and Managed Markets Liaisons (MML) are employees or contractors of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. and are available to deliver live presentations for your organization.

Samuel Allen
Samuel Allen, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

AL, LA, MS, TN

Samuel Allen

Samuel Allen, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
AL, LA, MS, TN

Areas of Expertise

Monoaminergic Mechanisms of Psychopathology, Psychopharmacology Consulting, Psychiatry and Pain Management

Prior Experience

MSL, MSL Director, Lead Field Trainer, Medical Director

Schools Attended

University of Mississippi

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Laura Anguiano
Laura Anguiano, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

KS, MO, OK

Laura Anguiano

Laura Anguiano, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
KS, MO, OK

Areas of Expertise

Neuroscience, Glutamate Neurotransmission, Human Clinical Conduct

Prior Experience

Clinical Pharmacology Unit Manager, Laboratory / Teaching Assistant, Adjunct Professor, Clinical Laboratory Manager

Schools Attended

University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Bryan Archuleta
Bryan Archuleta, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

CO, UT, WY

Bryan Archuleta

Bryan Archuleta, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
CO, UT, WY

Areas of Expertise

Geriatric Medication Management, Psychotropic Therapy, Long Term Care Clinical Management

Prior Experience

Consultant Pharmacist, Associate Clinical Director, Clinical Product Specialist

Schools Attended

University of Northern Colorado (Greeley, CO), University of Colorado School of Pharmacy (Aurora, CO)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Internship, Investigational Drug Section - Veterans Affairs (Denver, CO)
Mark Benvenga
Mark Benvenga, MA (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

CA, HI

Mark Benvenga

Mark Benvenga, MA (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
CA, HI

Areas of Expertise

Psychopharmacology, Receptor Pharmacology, Behavioral Pharmacology, Neurotransmitters in the Brain, Mood Disorders

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Drug Hunter, Neuroscience Discovery Scientist

Schools Attended

St. John’s University (NY), Fordham University (NY)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Hasib H. Bhojwani
Hasib H. Bhojwani, MD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

LA, MS

Hasib H. Bhojwani

Hasib H. Bhojwani, MD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
LA, MS

Areas of Expertise

Psychotic Spectrum Disorders, Mood Disorders, Clinical Psychopharmacology, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Prior Experience

Medical Affairs/Clinical Research, Medical Team Lead, Neuropsychiatry Instructor

Schools Attended

Windsor University School of Medicine

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Alan Blau
Alan Blau, PhD (LUND)

Principal Medical Science Liaison

CT, NY, RI

Alan Blau

Alan Blau, PhD (LUND)

Principal Medical Science Liaison
CT, NY, RI

Areas of Expertise

Major Depressive Disorder, Schizophrenia, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease, Neuropsychology and Cognition

Prior Experience

Licensed Psychologist,, MSL & Sr. MSL-Ortho McNeil Pharmaceutical and Forest Laboratories, Assistant Medical Director-GE Healthcare, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry-Cornell Medical College, Director of Neuropsychology-The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, White Plains, NY

Schools Attended

City University of New York, NY

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Jeff Bounds
Jeff Bounds, PhD (LUND)

Medical Science Liaison

AR, IA, KS, MO, OK

Jeff Bounds

Jeff Bounds, PhD (LUND)

Medical Science Liaison
AR, IA, KS, MO, OK

Areas of Expertise

Neuropharmacology, Risk Assessment

Prior Experience

Psychiatric Sales Specialist & Account Manager

Schools Attended

Louisiana Tech University, University of Louisiana at Monroe

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Greg Broutman
Greg Broutman, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

AK, ID, MT, OR, WA

Greg Broutman

Greg Broutman, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
AK, ID, MT, OR, WA

Areas of Expertise

Neuroscience, Synaptic Plasticity, Glutamate

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Clinical Trials, Administrator, Research Assistant

Schools Attended

S.U.N.Y. Stony Broo, University of Southern California

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Jacquelyn Canning
Jacquelyn Canning, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

AL, FL, GA

Jacquelyn Canning

Jacquelyn Canning, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
AL, FL, GA

Areas of Expertise

Psychiatry, Medication Management, Ambulatory Care, Drug-Induced Movement Disorders, Drug-Induced Metabolic Syndrome

Prior Experience

Assistant Professor / Clinical Instructor

Schools Attended

Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (Albany, NY), Plattsburgh State University (Plattsburgh, NY)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency, Western Missouri Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency Program / Center For Behavioral Medicine (Kansas City, MO), Pharmacy Practice Residency, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (Temple, TX)
Jason Carter
Jason Carter, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

TN

Jason Carter

Jason Carter, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
TN

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Mood Disorders, Opioid Abuse, Prescription Drug Abuse

Prior Experience

Associate / Assistant Professor, Clinical Pharmacy, Chief Pharmacist / State Opioid Treatment Authority, Director of Pharmacy / Pharmacy Manager, Pharmacist, Vice President, Operations

Schools Attended

University of Tennessee (Memphis, TN), King College (Bristol, TN)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice, University of Tennesse / Memphis Mental Health Institute (Memphis, TN), Pharmacy Internship, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (Memphis, TN)
Jessie Chambers
Jessie Chambers, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

AZ, NM, TX

Jessie Chambers

Jessie Chambers, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
AZ, NM, TX

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Neurocognition, White Matter Alterations, Assisted Living Services, Psychopharmacology

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Resident House Manager

Schools Attended

University of New Mexico School of Medicine (Albuquerque, NM), University of Oregon (Eugene, OR)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Joseph Cirrincione
Joseph Cirrincione, PharmD, MBA (OPDC)

Senior Managed Market Liaison

IL, IN, LA, MI, OH, PA, WI

Joseph Cirrincione

Joseph Cirrincione, PharmD, MBA (OPDC)

Senior Managed Market Liaison
IL, IN, LA, MI, OH, PA, WI

Areas of Expertise

Community Pharmacy Practice, Commercial Managed Care

Prior Experience

Pharmacy Sales Consultant, Staff Pharmacist

Schools Attended

Duquesne University (Pittsburgh, PA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Pharmacy Internship, Jack's Pharmacy (Meadville, PA)
Deidra Couch
Deidra Couch, PhD (LUND)

Principal Medical Science Liaison

DC, DE, MD, VA

Deidra Couch

Deidra Couch, PhD (LUND)

Principal Medical Science Liaison
DC, DE, MD, VA

Areas of Expertise

Psychopharmacology, Basic Neuroscience/MOA, Schizophrenia, Bipolar, Depression, Pediatric Psychiatry

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Research Fellow

Schools Attended

Davidson College (Davidson, NC), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Post-doctoral Fellow, National Institute of Mental Health (Bethesda, MD)
Elizabeth DiNapoli
Elizabeth DiNapoli, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

OH

Elizabeth DiNapoli

Elizabeth DiNapoli, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
OH

Areas of Expertise

Geriatric Mental Health, Mood Disorders, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Prior Experience

Project Manager, Visiting Instructor, Patient Care & Mental Health Service Provider

Schools Attended

University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL), Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Clinical Psychology Internship, Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX), Postdoctoral Fellowship, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (Pittsburgh, PA)
Aneta Fornal
Aneta Fornal, PharmD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

FL

Aneta Fornal

Aneta Fornal, PharmD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
FL

Areas of Expertise

Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Medical Information Associate Director, Adjunct Faculty Rutgers School of Pharmacy, Pharmacist

Schools Attended

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Rutgers University / Bristol-Myers Squibb Neuroscience Medical Strategy (Plainsboro, NJ)
Anne Hutson Walker
Anne Hutson Walker, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

TX

Anne Hutson Walker

Anne Hutson Walker, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
TX

Areas of Expertise

Molecular Virology, Gastroenterology

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison-Gastroenterology, Assistant Professor-Research

Schools Attended

Valparaiso University (Valparaiso, IN), University of Nebraska (Kearney, NE), Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Baylor College of Medicine-Molecuar Virology & Pediatric Gastroenterology, National Institues of Health/NIAID-Allergic Diseases
Michelle Jacobs
Michelle Jacobs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, CDE, RPh (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

NC

Michelle Jacobs

Michelle Jacobs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, CDE, RPh (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
NC

Areas of Expertise

Metabolic Disorders, Collaborative Care

Prior Experience

Senior Regional Scientific Manager, Pharmacist, President / Director / Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner, Clinical Coordinator

Schools Attended

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Collaborative Care Specialty Residency, Drug Therapy Management, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (Greensboro, NC)
Julleah Johnson
Julleah Johnson, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

AR, MO

Julleah Johnson

Julleah Johnson, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
AR, MO

Areas of Expertise

Neuropsychological Assessment, Clinical Trial Design & Methodology, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Prior Experience

Senior Regional Scientific Manager, Long-Term Care Sales Specialist, Faculty Instructor / Visiting Professor, Licensed Psychologist

Schools Attended

University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR), University of California at Irvine (Irvine, CA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Clinical Psychology Internship, New Orleans VAMC / Tulane University Medical Center (New Orleans, LA)
Erin Kingshill
Erin Kingshill, PharmD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

IL, IN, MN, WI

Erin Kingshill

Erin Kingshill, PharmD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
IL, IN, MN, WI

Areas of Expertise

Medical Affairs, Scientific Communication and Education, Customer Experience

Prior Experience

Medical Affairs Leadership, Global Medical Education,, Scientific Communications

Schools Attended

Augustana College (Rock Island, IL), University of California, San Francisco

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Pharmacy Residency-Kaiser Foundation Hospital (Los Angeles, CA)
Mariko Kobayashi
Mariko Kobayashi, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

CA, HI

Mariko Kobayashi

Mariko Kobayashi, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
CA, HI

Areas of Expertise

Genomics of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders, Neurotransmitter Signaling, Neuroimmunology, Neurovirology

Prior Experience

Senior Research Associate, Chief Scientific Officer, Graduate Research Scientist

Schools Attended

New York University (New York, NY), University of Wisconsin (Madison, WI)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Rockefeller University (New York, NY), Predoctoral Fellowship, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of General Medical Sciences (Bethesda, MD)
Roland Larkin
Roland Larkin, PhD, MBA, NP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

CT, RI

Roland Larkin

Roland Larkin, PhD, MBA, NP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
CT, RI

Areas of Expertise

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Substance Use Disorders, Serious & Persistent Mental Illness

Prior Experience

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Consultant In Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Schools Attended

Northeastern University (Boston, MA), Columbia University (New York, NY), Binghamton University / State University of New York (New York, NY)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Internship, Columbia University / Mt. Sinai St. Luke's (New York, NY)
Phillip Lai
Phillip Lai, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

TX

Phillip Lai

Phillip Lai, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
TX

Areas of Expertise

Psychiatric Pharmacy, Primary Care, Psychopharmacology, Public Health

Prior Experience

Clinical Pharmacist, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Schools Attended

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy (Austin, TX)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice Residency, South Texas Veterans Health Care System (San Antonio, TX), Pharmacy Practice Residency, North Texas Veterans Health Care System (Dallas, TX)
Walter Lawhorn
Walter Lawhorn, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

GA

Walter Lawhorn

Walter Lawhorn, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
GA

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Clinical Pharmacy, HIV / AIDS Research, Clinical Trial Study Design

Prior Experience

Medical Liaison / Clinical Science Manager, Medical Information Associate, Clinical Pharmacist

Schools Attended

Mercer University School of Pharmacy (Atlanta, GA), Valdosta State University (Valdosta, GA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Pharmacy Practice Residency, Central Washington Hospital (Wenatchee, WA), Graduate Internship, Indian Health Services (San Carlos, AZ), Pharmacy Internship, Publix Pharmacy (Atlanta, GA), Pharmacy Internship, Drug Emporium (Tucker, GA)
Chloe Liu
Chloe Liu, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

IA, WI

Chloe Liu

Chloe Liu, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
IA, WI

Areas of Expertise

Neuroscience, Mood Disorders, Neurodegenerative Disease, Psychiatric Disorders, Neuro-oncology

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Consultant

Schools Attended

Marquette University (Milwaukee, WI), Shandong Normal University (China)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI)
Kimberly Lonergan
Kimberly Lonergan, RN, MSN (OPDC)

Neuroscience Senior Medical Science Liaison

TX

Kimberly Lonergan

Kimberly Lonergan, RN, MSN (OPDC)

Neuroscience Senior Medical Science Liaison
TX

Areas of Expertise

Critical Care Medicine, Trauma Medicine, Gastroenterology

Prior Experience

Regional Scientific Manager, Clinical Operations Officer / Director of Nursing / Director of Outpatient Services, Regional Medical Center Case Manager, Clinical Director, NICU Care Manager, Charge Nurse

Schools Attended

Abilene Christian University (Abilene, TX), Harding Unversity (Searcy, AR)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

GI / Colorectal Department Internship, St. Mary's Hospital / Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN), NICU Internship, Madison-Meriter Hospital / University of Wisconsin Hospital (Madison, WI), Critical Care / Trauma Internship, Methodist Hospital / University of Tennessee (Memphis, TN), Transplant Team - Heart / Lung Internship, St. Paul's Hospital (Dallas, TX), Stem Cell / Transplant Internship, Medical City Dallas (Dallas, TX), Care Flight / Emergency Transport Internship, Cook County Chicago / University of Wisconsin (Chicago, IL & Madison, WI)
Jehan Marino
Jehan Marino, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

NY

Jehan Marino

Jehan Marino, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
NY

Areas of Expertise

Mood Disorders, Neurologic Disorders, Psychopharmacology, Sleeping Disorders, Women's Health, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Parkinson's Disease

Prior Experience

Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice / Psychiatric Clinical Pharmacy Faculty, Publication Scientific Reviewer

Schools Attended

Northeastern University (Boston, MA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency, University of Texas at Austin / San Antonio State Hospital (San Antonio, TX), Pharmacy Residency, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center (Brooklyn, NY)
Tara McKinley
Tara McKinley, PharmD (OPDC)

Managed Market Liaison

AR, AZ, NM, OK, TX

Tara McKinley

Tara McKinley, PharmD (OPDC)

Managed Market Liaison
AR, AZ, NM, OK, TX

Areas of Expertise

Formulary Management, Drug Utilization Review, Managed Care, Medicaid, Pharmacy Management

Prior Experience

Director of Clinical Pharmacy, Institutional Clinical Pharmacist, Community Pharmacist

Schools Attended

University of Texas At Austin, College of Pharmacy (Austin, TX), Texas State University (San Marcos, TX)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Nicole Meade
Nicole Meade, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

NY

Nicole Meade

Nicole Meade, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
NY

Areas of Expertise

Pain Related Disorders / Management, Psychopharmacology, Addiction Medicine, Mood Disorders, Basic Neuroscience

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Research Fellow

Schools Attended

City University of New York (New York, NY), Rutgers University (New Brunswick, NJ)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Queens College (Flushing, NY)
Chip Meyer
Chip Meyer, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

KY, WV

Chip Meyer

Chip Meyer, PhD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
KY, WV

Areas of Expertise

Psychopharmacology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Substance Use Disorders, Research Design

Prior Experience

Laboratory Technician, Research Assistant

Schools Attended

University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY), Augustana College (Rock Island, IL)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)
Stephen Murray
Stephen Murray, PharmD, MBA (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

NY

Stephen Murray

Stephen Murray, PharmD, MBA (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
NY

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, Anxiety, Alzheimer's Disease, Men's & Women's Health, Allergies, Cardiovascular Disease

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Medical Information Manager, Global Product Information Manager, Pharmacist

Schools Attended

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Dennis Pabis
Dennis Pabis, PharmD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

TX

Dennis Pabis

Dennis Pabis, PharmD (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
TX

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia/Psychotic Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Migraine/Headache Medicine, Pain Medicine

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison in the CNS/Neuro Therapeutic Areas, Inpatient Clinical Psychiatric Pharmacist, Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Board Certified Psychiatric Pharmacist (BCPP)

Schools Attended

Philadelphia College Of Pharmacy & Science (Philadelphia, PA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Residency in Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice , The University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX), Fellowship in Clinical Pharmacy Sciences/Psychopharmacology, The University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)
Hiten Patadia
Hiten Patadia, PharmD (OPDC)

Managed Market Liaison

AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA

Hiten Patadia

Hiten Patadia, PharmD (OPDC)

Managed Market Liaison
AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA

Areas of Expertise

Commercial & Medicare Health Insurance, Pharmacy Benefit Management, Operations, Payer Access, Formulary & Utilization Management

Prior Experience

PBM Account Management

Schools Attended

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (Albany, NY)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Beau Pender
Beau Pender, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

AL, MS

Beau Pender

Beau Pender, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
AL, MS

Areas of Expertise

Psychopharmacology, Medication Management Therapy, Clinical Pharmacy, Retail Pharmacy, Insurance Management

Prior Experience

Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist, Pharmacy Manager at CVS & Walmart, Consultant Pharmacist

Schools Attended

University of Florida College of Pharmacy, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

David Ratner
David Ratner, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

AZ, NM, NV

David Ratner

David Ratner, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
AZ, NM, NV

Areas of Expertise

Sleep Medicine, Mood/Anxiety Disorders

Prior Experience

Executive Medical Science Liaison-Sleep Medicine Team, Region Director of Operations

Schools Attended

University of Arizona (Tuscon, AZ)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Harvard University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry-Sleep Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital-Sleep Medicine, Neuroscience Education Institute-Master of Psychopharmacology
Vladimir Reiser
Vladimir Reiser, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT

Vladimir Reiser

Vladimir Reiser, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI, VT

Areas of Expertise

Psychiatry, Neurology, Oncology, Cardiovascular, Immunology

Prior Experience

MSL, Alliances Management, Drug Discovery, Clinical Development, Academia

Schools Attended

University of Vienna, Slovak Technical University

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

MI, Harvard University
Anthony J. Rissling
Anthony J. Rissling, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

NC, SC, WV

Anthony J. Rissling

Anthony J. Rissling, PhD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
NC, SC, WV

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Symptom Assessment, Cognitive Assessment, Neurophysiology

Prior Experience

Senior Psychologist, Manager of Neurocognitive Clinical Trials, Site-accreditation Standards Initiative (SASI) Team Lead, Principal Investigator - Brain and Behavior Foundation/MIRECC/NIMH

Schools Attended

Chapman University (Orange, CA), University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Biological Psychiatry Fellowship-University of California San Diego (San Diego, CA), Computational Neurophysiology Fellowship-University of California San Diego (San Diego, CA), Geriatric Mental Health Fellowship-University of California San Diego (San Diego, CA)
Alan Rosenthal
Alan Rosenthal, PharmD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

FL, GA

Alan Rosenthal

Alan Rosenthal, PharmD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
FL, GA

Areas of Expertise

Immunology-Hematology, Cardiovascular-Metabolic Disorders, Critical Care Medicine, Infectious Diseases, CNS-Psychiatric and Pain Management Therapeutics

Prior Experience

MSL & MSL Team Management, Medical Affairs Leadership, Clinical Trials Director, Clinical Trials company Owner/Principal, Pharmacy Director & Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacology

Schools Attended

University of Tennessee, Center for the Health Sciences, University of Texas in Austin, School of Pharmacy

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Clinical Pharmacy Residency in Adult Internal Medicine-City of Memphis Hosiptal, UTCSH, Clinical Pharmacology Practice Fellowship in Adult Internal Medicine-Duke University Medical Center
Fatima Sadat
Fatima Sadat, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

CA

Fatima Sadat

Fatima Sadat, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
CA

Areas of Expertise

Asthma, Women's Health, Osteoporosis, Bipolar Disorders, Digital Medicine

Prior Experience

Specialty / Professional Pharmaceutical Representative, Health Educator / Coordinator

Schools Attended

Tuoro University (Vallejo, CA), University of California Davis (Davis, CA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Rachel Self
Rachel Self, PhD, MS (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

IL

Rachel Self

Rachel Self, PhD, MS (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
IL

Areas of Expertise

Behavioral Neuroscience & Psychopharmacology / MOA, Suicide Awareness & Prevention, Psychiatric Rating Scales, Neuroinflammation / Psychoneuroimmunology, Phase 2-4 Clinical Trials, Mood & Anxiety Disorders, Mental Health Advocacy & Combating Stigma, Wellness Strategies

Prior Experience

Medical Science Liaison, Research Project Coordinator, Emory University Department of Psychiatry

Schools Attended

University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY), Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Fellowship, University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY), Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY), Department of Neurology at the University of Kentucky
Dennis Sholler
Dennis Sholler, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

DC, MD

Dennis Sholler

Dennis Sholler, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
DC, MD

Areas of Expertise

Neuroscience, Psychopharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology, Substance Use Disorders

Prior Experience

Research Assistant, Research Fellow

Schools Attended

Rutgers University (Piscataway, NJ), University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston, TX)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Baltimore, MD)
Amica Simmons-Yon
Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

VA

Amica Simmons-Yon

Amica Simmons-Yon, PharmD, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
VA

Areas of Expertise

Health Outcomes & Policy, Social & Behavioral Health, Medication Management & Adherence, Cardiovascular Disease, Community Advocacy & Outreach  

Prior Experience

Director of Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacist, Medical & Health Missions Coordinator, Health Services Research Liaison & Study Coordinator, Drug Information Assistant Professor & Preceptor, Chemist - Pharmaceutical Stability  

Schools Attended

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Eshelman School of Pharmacy (Chapel Hill, NC)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

National Research Service Award (NRSA) Postdoctoral Training Fellowship In Health Services Research at The Cecil G. Sheps Center For Health Services Research at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
Sucharita Somkuwar
Sucharita Somkuwar, PhD, BPharm (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

CA

Sucharita Somkuwar

Sucharita Somkuwar, PhD, BPharm (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
CA

Areas of Expertise

Neurobiology of Psychiatric Disorders, Pharmacology, Substance Use Disorders, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Prior Experience

Research Biologist, VA San Diego Healthcare System (San Diego, CA), Postdoctoral Fellow, The Scripps Research Institute (La Jolla, CA), Research Associate, National Center for Biological Sciences (Bengaluru, India)

Schools Attended

University of Kentucky / Dept of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Lexington, KY), Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi, India)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Committee on Neurobiology of Addictive Disorders, Research Internship, National Center for Biological Sciences, India, Research Fellowship, Center for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics
Gwendolyn Stockton
Gwendolyn Stockton, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

MI

Gwendolyn Stockton

Gwendolyn Stockton, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
MI

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder, Psychopharmacology, Medication Education, Pediatric Psychiatry

Prior Experience

Medical Science Manager, Inpatient Hospital / Retail / Nursing Home Pharmacist

Schools Attended

Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston, SC), College of Charleston (Charleston, SC), University of South Carolina at Spartanburg (Spartanburg, SC), Indiana University (Bloomington, IN)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency, Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston, SC), Pharmacy Internship, Wal-Mart (Charleston, SC)
Mark Tacelosky
Mark Tacelosky, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

DE, PA

Mark Tacelosky

Mark Tacelosky, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
DE, PA

Areas of Expertise

Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, Opioids, Cardiovascular Disease, Metabolic Disorders, Alzheimer's Disease, Fibromyalgia

Prior Experience

Associate Director, Medical Information, Safety Surveillance Team Leader / Report Evaluation & Safety Surveillance Associate Scientist, Adverse Event Specialist, Medical Affairs Specialist, Pharmacist

Schools Attended

Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (Philadelphia, PA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Pharmacy Internship, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Philadephia, PA)
Michele Truman Jones
Michele Truman Jones, PharmD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

KY, MI, OH, PA

Michele Truman Jones

Michele Truman Jones, PharmD (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
KY, MI, OH, PA

Areas of Expertise

Diabetes, Respiratory

Prior Experience

Cleveland Clinic, Retail Pharmacy, Managed Care, Respiratory, Diabetes

Schools Attended

Howard University

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Dri Wang
Dri Wang, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

CA

Dri Wang

Dri Wang, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
CA

Areas of Expertise

Comprehensive Medication Management, Psychiatric Pharmacy, Quality Measures, Psychopharmacology, Medication Adherence Strategies

Prior Experience

Clinical Pharmacist Specialist, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Schools Attended

University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA), University of California Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postgraduate Acute Care & Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Southern California University Hospital / School of Pharmacy (Los Angeles, CA), Postgraduate Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency, University of Southern California School of Pharmacy (Los Angeles, CA), Clinical Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency, LA County Outpatient Psychiatirc Clinic (Los Angeles, CA), Pharmacy Internship, Torrance Memorial Hospital (Torrence, CA)
Pam Wolf
Pam Wolf, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

MN, ND, SD

Pam Wolf

Pam Wolf, PharmD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison
MN, ND, SD

Areas of Expertise

Psychopharmacology, Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder, PTSD, Clinical Pharmacy, Medication Management

Prior Experience

Behavioral Health Clinical Pharmacist/Inpatient/Outpatient/ VA Hospital Fargo, ND, Associate Professor, Residency Director, Clinical Instructor

Schools Attended

North Dakota State University

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Managed Care Pharmacy Practice Residency/NDSU/Innovis Health
Dan Womer
Dan Womer, PhD, MA, BA (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

CO, ND, NE, SD, UT, WY

Dan Womer

Dan Womer, PhD, MA, BA (LUND)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
CO, ND, NE, SD, UT, WY

Areas of Expertise

Pharmacology, Behavioral Pharmacology, MSL Management and Development

Prior Experience

Regional MSL Director, MSL, Postdoctoral Fellow

Schools Attended

University of Colorado, University of Northern Colorado

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies

Postdoctoral Fellowship-Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Postdoctoral Fellowship-Eli Lilly and Company
Becky Wong
Becky Wong, PharmD, MBA (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison

NJ

Becky Wong

Becky Wong, PharmD, MBA (OPDC)

Senior Medical Science Liaison
NJ

Areas of Expertise

Psychiatry, Community / Clinical Pharmacy, Health Care Management, Medication Therapy Management, Managed Care

Prior Experience

Director of Pharmacy, Staff / Clinical / Community Pharmacist, Clinical Preceptor

Schools Attended

Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA), University of the Sciences (Philadelphia, PA)

Fellowships, Internships, & Residencies