Editorial Podcasts

Episode 67: Succeeding Through Adversity

October 15, 2020

Sanjeev Luther, president and CEO of Rafael Pharmaceuticals, discusses how he managed to turn around a company on the brink of bankruptcy and advance clinical trials for its lead cancer drug through COVID-19.

Episode 66: New Approach to Antithrombotics

October 01, 2020

Dr. Neil Hayward, CEO and founder of eXlthera, is here to discuss his company, which is developing Factor XI inhibitor antithrombotics that are attacking blood clots from a new angle and are giving patients new hope.

Episode 65: Creating a Path for Innovation

September 17, 2020

George Baxter, CEO of Edinburgh Innovations, is here to discuss the company's commercialization model, and how his group is bringing innovation to market in Scotland.

Episode 64: The Complexities of Managing ADHD

September 03, 2020

Jack Khattar, president and CEO of Supernus Pharmaceuticals, talks about his experience bringing ADHD drugs to market in a challenging environment.

Episode 63: Three Simple Principles to Improve Leadership

August 20, 2020

Eric Turbiville, author of the recently published book “The Perfect Leadership Triad: How Top Executives Maximize Productivity through People, Coaching, and Performance," a 25-year pharma veteran, credentialed executive coach, and director of mentoring for the Southwest region of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association says there are three leadership principles can help executives through tumultuous times.

Episode 62: The Future of Pharma’s Supply Chain

August 06, 2020

Kurt Orlofski, CEO of Pharmaceutical Associates Inc., discusses what the pharmaceutical supply chain might look like post COVID-19, and how companies can prepare for that.

Episode 61: Preparing for Virtual High-Stakes Meetings

July 23, 2020

Jim and Cindy DiBiasi, co-founders of 3D Communications, talk about how to prepare for virtual high-level meetings, such as important regulatory presentations and keynote addresses, in the wake of COVID-19.

Episode 60: Leading With Compassion

July 09, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Tim Walbert, CEO of Horizon Therapeutics, shares his unique perspective on managing a company through COVID-19, in light of the fact that he himself is immunocompromised.

Episode 59: Using Tau to Target Alzheimer’s

June 25, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Janice Kranz, co-founder of Eikonizo Therapeutics, bring us up to date on how targeting tau to fight Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases is making waves in the CNS space.

Episode 58: Understanding FDA’s Gene Therapy Guidelines

June 11, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Dr. Jonathan Gertler, CEO of Back Bay Life Science Advisors, and Dr. Stephan Gauldie, Senior Vice President of Back Bay, talk about the new guidelines set forth by FDA in regard to gene therapy, and what those new parameters mean for pharma and biotech.

Episode 57: Planning for Pharma’s New Normal

May 28, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Senior Editor, Elaine Quilici interviews Pratap Khedkar, managing principal of ZS Associates. Pratap talks about pharma’s scenario planning amid COVID-19 as it looks to settle into a new normal.

Episode 56: Killing Cancer Through Direct Injection

May 14, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Lew Bender, founder of Intensity Therapeutics and the inventor of Intensity’s DfuseRx platform technology, discusses the technology that allows the company’s therapeutic products to be injected directly into solid tumors, this innovative process successfully kills tumors and activates an immune response to shut down cancer cells throughout the body.

Episode 55: Developing a Maternal RSV Vaccine

April 30, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Kathrin Jansen, Senior Vice President and Head of Vaccine Research and Development at Pfizer, talks about the challenges of creating a new maternal vaccine for respiratory syncytial virus, also known as RSV, currently being administered to pregnant women in trials, in the hopes of protecting their infants.

Episode 54: Taking Advantage of Digital Marketing

April 16, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Chris Paquette, DeepIntent co-founder and CEO, talks about the evolution of digital marketing in pharma, specifically, how to approach data and technology usage in a privacy-first world.

Episode 53: Fabulous Pharma Females

April 02, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Barbara Ryan, founder of Barbara Ryan Advisors, a member of PharmExec’s editorial advisory board, and the founder of Fabulous Pharma Females discusses the strong community she’s built providing women the opportunity to connect with each other and reinforce their shared commitment to one another.

Episode 51: Combating Coronavirus

March 19, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Dr. Eric von Hofe, Chief Scientific Officer at NuGenerex Immuno-Oncology talks about the recent outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus around the world and how biotechs and pharma are jumping in to help find a solution.

Episode 52: Cannabinoids

March 19, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Yuval Cohen, CEO of Corbus Pharmaceuticals, talks about cannabinoids, the differences between natural and synthetic products, and how biotechs and pharma are using them to treat disease today.

Episode 50: Pharma Pricing Climate in Washington

February 20, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Mike Strazzella, head of federal government relations for Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, talks about pricing issues in the pharmaceutical industry, the challenges he encounters, and what he believes needs to change in the industry going forward.

Episode 49: Navigate Emerging Markets with Data Science

February 06, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Pharm Exec speaks with Nigel Breakwell and Ben Randal, co-founders of Dot I/O Health. Nigel and Ben talk about how they’re using data science in the health and life sciences industries to help clients navigate emerging markets.

Episode 48: 2020 Industry Outlook

January 23, 2020

Pharmaceutical Executive

Pharm Exec editors discuss the themes chosen for the January issue focusing on industry trends for the coming year.