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Christy J. Wilson
Sr. Director, Pharma and Biotech Segment
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About the author:
Christy brings more than 20 years of global life science and healthcare industry experience to her role as Senior Director, Segment Marketing for the biopharmaceutical industry segment at Elsevier. In this capacity she is focused on understanding biopharmaceutical R&D challenges and the implications for Elsevier in terms of market led growth opportunities that will improve productivity and success for industry executives and their teams. She also plays a key role in increasing Elsevier’s share-of-voice and market share through strategic go-to-market planning and execution.
Prior to joining Elsevier, Christy held senior marketing and business development roles in Wolters Kluwer’s Pharma Solutions Business Unit where she was responsible for product management and marketing of the Adis portfolio of drug focused journals and newsletters, pipeline and clinical trials intelligence tools, and pharmacovigilance solutions. During her Wolters Kluwer tenure, Christy also worked in the group’s Healthcare Analytics business, a business that provided powerful data, applications, analytics, and consulting to help companies gain deep insight into the pharmaceutical market.
Christy resides in the greater New York City area and holds an MBA in International Business from DePaul University (Chicago) and a BS in Marketing, from Miami University (Ohio).
Posts by Christy J. Wilson
Posted on March 24th, 2016 in Pharma R&D
You might think this is the opening line for a riddle, but in fact it forms the basis of IDEA Pharma’s Productive Innovation Index (PII for short), an annual ranking of the top 30 biopharmaceutical companies Continue reading ““If you gave the same NCE to two different companies……”” »
Posted on February 9th, 2016 in Pharma R&D
Last month’s announcement that industry giants AstraZeneca, GSK, and Johnson & Johnson had teamed up with three well-regarded UK universities –Imperial College London, University College London, and University of Continue reading “R&D? S&D? It’s About Science” »
Posted on January 12th, 2016 in Pharma R&D
It’s the turn of the year and if you’re like me, you’ve been immersed in reading all of the accompanying look back and look ahead articles and reports. 2015 was, indeed, a notable year — from the Martin Shkreli fiasco to the proposed Pfizer and Allergan merger — the industry was rocked. Continue reading “Does improving pre-clinical research reduce late-stage failures and improve R&D productivity?” »
Posted on January 8th, 2016 in Pharma R&D
In early December, the New York Pharma Forum held its 26th Annual General Assembly, focusing on the theme “The Reinvention of Pharma,” and featuring executive-level speakers from Pfizer, Sunovion, Takeda, The Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association and the consulting company Defined Health to expound upon this theme. Continue reading “Could a Change in R&D Focus Lead to a Reinvented Pharma?” »