aktaPD’s® experts personify our action-oriented work ethics. These seasoned, vetted professionals, listed by category, are ready to leap into action for your next short-term or long-haul project. Their goal? To bring their vast knowledge, experience, and innovation to your team and leverage your resources and extend your capabilities so you can meet your goal.

Tracy Wild Dachenhausen, MBA, CCDM

DATABASE MANAGER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 21 years in database management.
EXPERTISE Certified Clinical Data Management Professional; Oncology; Project Management; CRO and Vendor Management; Process Improvements; SOP Development; Data/Vendor ...
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Terrie Blalock

KOL & ENGAGEMENT AND MARKETING EXPOSURE PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30 years in medical and pharmaceutical arenas
EXPERTISE Site and Patient Management, Key Opinion Leader (KOL) Development, Establishing Relationships, ...
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Sheree Mann

OPERATIONS, MARKETING & SALES PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 18 years in pharmaceutical field
  • 10 years of business ownership in marketing, production planning, branding and web design
EXPERTISE Budget Oversight, ...
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Scott Chase

COMPLIANCE, QA, & REGULATORY AFFAIRS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 13 years in the compliance field.
EXPERTISE Developing Quality Systems; Part 11 Compliance (back and front end, software and hardware); ...
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Sandra Chica, MD

ONCOLOGY, CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT, IMAGING PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 15 years of pharmaceutical industry and clinical research experience.
EXPERTISE Clinical Development, Imaging, and Research (oncology, small molecules, biologics, medical devices, ...
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Robert Mulrooney, MB, BCh, BAO

COMMERCIAL/MEDICAL STRATEGY PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 24 years in pharma medical management/leadership and commercialization strategies.
EXPERTISE Global Medical Leadership, Strategy and Operations, Commercial Assessment, In-Licensing, R&D, Medical Affairs, Marketing ...
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Rachel Harrigan, MD

LEADERSHIP / CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 29 years in drug development.
EXPERTISE CMO, Operational Oversight, Strategic Planning & Development, Clinical Development and Medical Oversight, Negotiating and Influencing, Team ...
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Philip Gregory Janicak, MD

PSYCHIATRIC CLINICAL TRIALS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Nearly 40 years in the psychiatric medicine field
EXPERTISE Mood and Psychotic Disorders; Research Psychiatry; Therapeutic Neuromodulation ECT (electroconvulsive therapy) and TCM ...
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Patti L. Arsenault, MBA

DATA MANAGER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 20 years in data management.
EXPERTISE Clinical Data Management, Database Developer, EDC/Site Vendor Selection and Management, Process Improvement, SOP Development, Internal Data and ...
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Parker Ress

GRAPHIC DESIGNER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 15 years as a data-driven graphic design expert in a broad range of industries including pharma, manufacturing, military, and higher education.
EXPERTISE Presentation ...
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Oscar Segurado, MD, PhD

ONCOLOGY/INFLAMMATION/GENOMICS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30+ years in global clinical development, medical affairs and translational research.
EXPERTISE HIGHLIGHTS Global Clinical Development of Drugs/Devices/Diagnostics; Global Clinical Operations (registration, launch, post-launch, ...
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Oscar Laskin, MD

RESPIRATORY & ONCOLOGY PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 27 years of drug development experience in large and small pharma companies.
  • 36 years in medical/research field.
EXPERTISE Physician Scientist, Medical Executive, ...
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Melanie Raskin

STAFF WRITER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 33 years in the communications field, specializing in medical/pharmaceutical, health/wellness,
    and state government/public interest.
EXPERTISE Writing – Video, Audio, Print, Web/e-, and PR/Marketing; Communications ...
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Mary-Anne McKenna, M.Ed.

CLINICAL OPERATIONS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 16 years, mostly in clinical operations.
EXPERTISE Clinical Trials; Compliance; Protocol Synopsis/Development; Project Budgets and Timelines; Management of Field CRAs and Internal Project ...
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Marc S. Rudoltz, MD

ONCOLOGY CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • More than 26 years in radiation oncology
  • 13 years in pharma industry oncology clinical development
EXPERTISE Practicing Radiation Oncologist, Oncology Clinical Trials ...
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Lynn B. Sutton

CLINICAL OPERATIONS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30 years in medical and pharmaceutical arenas.
EXPERTISE Cost Management, Process Improvement, Functional and Operational Efficiency, Strategic and Development Planning, Vendor Evaluation, Third ...
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Lou Vaickus, MD, FACP

FOUNDER & PRESIDENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30 years in medicine and the pharmaceutical industry
  • 15 years of executive pharma leadership
EXPERTISE Physician Executive, Executive Leadership, Clinical Development & ...
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Lindsey Lozano

MEDICAL WRITER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 11 years in medical writing, specializing in medical/pharmaceutical/scientific drafting and editing.
EXPERTISE Writing – Protocols, Investigator Brochures, Annual Reports, Investigational New Drug (IND) ...
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Leonard Mattano Jr, MD

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30 years in medicine and the pharmaceutical industry.
EXPERTISE Pharma Executive; Hematology/Oncology Drug Development (Hematologic Malignancies, Sarcomas, Brain Tumors, Melanoma, Pediatric Cancer, and Hematologic Disorders); ...
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Larry Yarmaloff, CCRA, RQAP-GCP

PROJECT MANAGEMENT / CLINICAL OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 24 years in clinical development of investigational therapeutic and diagnostic products.
EXPERTISE Clinical Operations; Monitoring; Clinical Research Line ...
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Kimberly Potts

PROJECT MANAGER PERSONAL PROFILE More than 20 years of diversified experience in the administrative and customer service fields. EXPERTISE Project Management, Data Research and Compilation, Query Testing, Global Transparency ...
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John Patrick Hanrahan, MD, MPH, FCCP

RESPIRATORY / IMMUNOLOGY & REGULATORY AFFAIRS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 15 years as a research/clinical development physician in the pharma industry.
  • 30 years in medicine.
EXPERTISE Physician Executive, Global Drug ...
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John Bradford

PRODUCTIONS & MARKETING PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 25 years in production and project management of meetings and special events, specializing in pharmaceutical, corporate and technological industries
EXPERTISE Project Timeline ...
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Joel Hale

CLINICAL RESEARCH / CLINICAL OPERATIONS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 23+ years of clinical research experience.
EXPERTISE Clinical Trial Design, Implementation, and Management; Clinical Operations; Clinical Research; Monitoring; Site Development; ...
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Jeana Burt

CLINICAL OPERATIONS SUPPORT / TRIAL ASSISTANT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 11 years in clinical operations support.
EXPERTISE Operations Management, Information Systems Management, Regulatory Affairs Management, Fiscal Management, Clinical Trial ...
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JD Bernardy

REGULATORY AFFAIRS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30 years of experience in domestic and international pharmaceutical and medical
    device industry.
EXPERTISE Regulatory Affairs, Clinical and Quality Assurance/Compliance and Operations Systems, ...
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Jamie Blackburn

eLEARNING / KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 25 years in F100 and Life Sciences Information Technology
EXPERTISE Project Management, Six Sigma, Systems Integration, Technical Architecture and Custom Software ...
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James Bolognese, M.Sc.

BIOSTATISTICIAN PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 40 years in life sciences as a biostatistician
EXPERTISE Biostatistician; Statistical Analysis; Clinical Development Program and Trial Design; Adaptive Designs and Implementation; Statistical Support of ...
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Dr. Jacqueline Parkin, MBBS, FRCP, PhD

IMMUNOLOGY PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 34 years in medicine and clinical development
EXPERTISE Senior Level Clinical Development (first-in-man and translational studies through Phase 3 and regulatory filing); Adult/Pediatric Specialties: Immunological, ...
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Inder Kaul, MD, MBBS, MPH

MEDICAL EXECUTIVE, CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 20+ years as a pharma executive, 27+ years in clinical development, and 30+ years as a physician.
EXPERTISE CMO; Clinical Development (drugs, ...
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Helena Champion, MS, MBA

COMPLIANCE/QUALITY SYSTEMS SPECIALIST PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 25 years of US and international experience in pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturing and testing, medical devices, and product development.
EXPERTISE Quality and Regulatory ...
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George Naumov, PhD

ONCOLOGY: RESEARCH & LEADERSHIP PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 15+ years of professional experience as a scientist and executive working in oncology.
EXPERTISE Scientist/Researcher, Oncology Specialty, Start-ups, Angel Investment/VC, Business ...
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Gema Gomez

PROJECT MANAGEMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 27 years in clinical project management and innovation.
EXPERTISE Clinical Project Management, Innovation, and Technology; SOP Development; Process Improvement; Vendor Selection and Management; Early-Stage ...
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Gary Maier, PhD

PHARMACOLOGY/CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Over 30 years in clinical research field and pharmaceutical industry
EXPERTISE Scientist/Researcher, Senior Pharma Executive, Drug Development, Clinical Trials (IND – Phase IV), ...
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Erika Pelzer

Clinical Research, Program Operations PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 14+ years in project management, clinical operations, and clinical trials; 12+ years of team management.
EXPERTISE Drug Development; Clinical Trials Policy ...
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Edward C. Dow, MD

HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 27 years as a Hematologist/Medical Oncologist, 20 years of clinical practice experience, and
    3 years as a physician executive.
EXPERTISE Physician Executive, ...
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Cornelia Reininger, MD, PhD

ONCOLOGY, NEUROLOGY, CARDIOVASCULAR PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 14 years experience in pharmaceutical industry; 20+ years as a surgeon and intensive/emergency
    care physician.
EXPERTISE CMO; Design, Implementation, and Execution of ...
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Bradley Tait, PhD

PROJECT MANAGEMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Nearly 30 years in the science and pharma fields
EXPERTISE Scientist, Pharmaceutical Leadership, Project Management, Therapeutic and Technology Group Management, Pharmaceutical and Discovery ...
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Bob Clay

REGULATORY AFFAIRS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 30 years of experience in drug development across a diverse range of therapeutic areas and
    product types.
EXPERTISE Global Regulatory Affairs, Oncology and ...
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Ayad Abdulahad, MB, ChB, PhD, MSc, MRCPath, FRCPath

MEDICAL DIRECTOR/MEDICAL AFFAIRS – CNS/ONCOLOGY/VIROLOGY PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 40+ years as a medical practitioner, 33 years in medical research, and 23 years in the pharma industry.
EXPERTISE CMO/Senior ...
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Audrey Rossow

PROJECT MANAGEMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 20+ years in clinical research, Phases I through IV primarily in US, and some in Canada, Iceland,
    and Eastern and Western Europe
EXPERTISE ...
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Anthony Kohut, RN

PHARMACOVIGILANCE & MANAGEMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 15+ years in pharmacovigilance.
EXPERTISE International Pharmacovigiliance (Phases I-IV); Medical Specialties: Cardiovascular, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Gynecology, Hematology, Neurology, and Oncology; EDC Specialties: ARISg ...
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Annette Dubois

MEDICAL WRITER PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 17+ years in medical/regulatory/scientific writing and editing.
EXPERTISE Writing and Editing – Protocols, Protocol Amendments, Briefing Documents, International Regulatory Documents, Investigator Brochures, Safety ...
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Angela Esteva

EVENT MANAGEMENT & PRODUCTIONS PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 15 years planning events and meetings
EXPERTISE Event Planning, Project Management, Sales & Marketing, Account Management. Classically trained in the European ...
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Anders Tamsen, MD, PhD

MEDICAL & SAFETY MONITORING PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 40 years as a physician
  • 30 years in clinical trials for drug development
  • 20 years as medical/clinical entrepreneur
EXPERTISE Anesthesiology, Clinical ...
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Aleksander Chudnovsky, MD

CLINICAL RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT PERSONAL PROFILE
  • 14 years in medicine and 9 years in academics and clinical research.
EXPERTISE Clinical Research; Genitourinary (GU) Oncology Clinical Trials, Medical ...
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