Brian Bowers, PharmD - Business Development and Client Management, Real World Evidence
Brian comes to CTI with a strong background in real world evidence/health outcomes and economics research. Prior to joining the CTI team, Brian spent more than 25 years at GlaxoSmithKline working in clinical research, health outcomes and economics research, and medical governance/compliance. Brian earned both his Doctorate and Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Georgia.
"We are happy to announce the addition of Brian to the Business Development team," remarks Matt Hodskins, Senior Director, Business Development & Client Management – RSA/RWE. "He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience, and we look forward to all he will accomplish as the newest member of the team."
Lisa Shapiro, PhD - Director, Clinical Project Management
Lisa joins CTI with more than 20 years of experience in clinical research, project management and drug development, and a particularly strong background in oncology and immunology. Prior to joining CTI, Lisa held the roles of Executive Director, Global Drug Development at PRA Health Sciences and Director / Therapeutic Lead, Immunology at Abbvie INC. She also spent 16 years at Astellas functioning in advancing roles from Sr. CRA through to Director, Clinical Project Management and finally as a Therapeutic Area Lead in Oncology. Lisa earned her PhD in Pharmacy/Neuroscience at the University of Illinois and her MA in Psychology at the University of Texas.
"We are thrilled to welcome Lisa to our team," comments Dr. Melanie Bruno, Vice President, Global Clinical Project Management. "She has a strong background in some of CTI's core therapeutic areas, and we look forward to seeing her utilize that expertise to help lead the department to future successes."