Newsletter | July 2, 2021

07.02.21 -- Is Government-Enabled IP Theft Ever A Good Thing?

Is Government-Enabled IP Theft Ever A Good Thing?

I believe waiving IP protections on COVID-19 vaccines (developed by three U.S. companies in record time) will not have any appreciable impact on fixing the global health crisis in the short term.

How A First-Time CEO Transformed Retrophin Into Travere Therapeutics

Eric Dube, Ph.D., was dubious when an executive recruiter pitched him the CEO position at previously embattled Retrophin (remember Martin Shkreli?). But he took the job in January 2019 and now has guided the $1.5 billion biopharma as it has increased sales, implemented a new diverse and inclusive culture, advanced its pipeline, and adopted a new name (Travere).

The Economy Of The Future Is In Women’s Health

Recently, I was thinking a lot about the underinvestment in women’s health companies, technology breakthroughs for women’s issues, and sex differences in life sciences research and development efforts. Something has to change.

Special Edition #10: What Does It Take To Start A Biopharmaceutical Company?

Considering that many Life Science Leader readers daydream of starting and leading their own biopharmaceutical company someday, we thought it would be informative to host an executive virtual roundtable with three biopharmaceutical company CEOs who have done just that.

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Best Practices For Designing And Running Clinical Trials For Patients With Rare Diseases

As an industry, we are constantly searching for ways to improve the drug development process — particularly in the rare disease space. One way to improve how you run your rare disease clinical trial is to foster collaborative partnerships with patient advocacy organizations and to stay connected to patients throughout the trial. Here's how to do that.

July 2021 Digital Edition

Inside you will find more on:

  • CEO Corner
  • Leadership Lessons
  • Industry Research
  • Closing The Leadership Gender Gap

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