Healthcare Decision Analysis

Biopharmaceuticals | Consulting | Health Insurance

Faculty

Lectures from leading healthcare industry executives offered across all program courses provide unique access to critical insights from experts in their respective fields.
Ken S. Wong, PharmD, MPH
Program Director
Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical & Health Economics
USC School of Pharmacy
kswong@usc.edu
Grant D. Lawless, RPh, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical & Health Economics
USC School of Pharmacy
glawless@usc.edu
John Stofko, MBA, MPH, RPh
Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical & Health Economics
USC School of Pharmacy
johnstofko@usc.edu
Daniel Tomaszewski, PharmD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical & Health Economics
USC School of Pharmacy
dtomasze@usc.edu

Adjunct Faculty & Instructors

 

Cody Arbuckle, PhD
Instructor, Course Coordinator
USC School of Pharmacy

Chief Technology Officer, Anivive Lifesciences
Hormoz Moaven, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Course Coordinator
USC School of Pharmacy

Senior Principal, Deallus
John Park, PharmD, MBA
Adjunct Professor, Course Coordinator
USC School of Pharmacy

US Commercial Director, Biomarkers & Diagnostics Oncology, Amgen
Amit Patel, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Course Coordinator
USC School of Pharmacy

Partner, Medical Marketing Economics
Brielan Smiechowski , MS
Instructor, Course Coordinator
USC School of Pharmacy

Managing Partner, BS Strategy
Sophie Snyder, PhD
Instructor, Course Coordinator
USC School of Pharmacy

Managing Director, QualiaBio

Guest Lecturers

 

Yacine Amrani, PhD, DEA, MBA
Senior Principal, Deallus

 

Steven Avey, MS
Vice President, MedImpact

 

Vineet Bhambhani, MBA
Associate Director, Pipeline Assets, Global Product Strategy & Commercialization, Biogen

 

Eliot Bourk, PhD
VP, Business & Corporate Development, Chimeric Therapeutics

 

Joseph DiCesare, MPH
President & Chief Strategy Officer, Genesis Research

 

Timothy Flood, PhD
Associate Director, Competitive Intelligence, Bristol Myers Squibb

 

Maryanne Foote, PhD
Writer & Editor

 

Cindy Giambrone, PharmD
Director, Performance Improvement and ACO Pharmacy Risk, MemorialCare

 

Matthew Gitlin, PharmD
Managing Director, BluePath Solutions

 

Jason Gomberg, FSA
Principal & Consulting Actuary, Milliman

 

John Guarino, MS
President, Managing Partner, Peregrine Market Access

 

Philip Hart, PhD
Senior Principal, Deallus

 

Claes Hornstrand, MBA
Vice President, Global Value Access and Policy, Amgen

 

Nikta Jaberzadeh, MS
Manager, Competitive Intelligence & Strategy, Early Oncology Pipeline, Amgen

 

Edward Jai, PharmD
Senior Director and Chief Pharmacist, IEHP

 

Francine Kaufman, MD
Chief Medical Officer and VP of Global Clinical, Medical and Health Affairs, Medtronic Diabetes

 

Amie Krause, MBA
Vice President, Human Resources, Atara Biotherapeutics

 

Gloria Kwon, PhD, MBA
Senior Principal, Deallus

 

Thomas J. Leary, JD
Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer, MemorialCare

 

Won Chan Lee, PhD, DEA
Principal, Econforte, LLC

 

James Lin, M.Eng.
Senior Global Competitive Intelligence Manager, Genentech

 

Robert Moroni, MHSA
Senior Executive Human Resources, Greenberg Traurig, LLP

 

Miranda Mossavar, JD
Associate, Littler

 

Neil Palmer
President and Principal Consultant, PDCI Market Access Inc.

 

Gilles de Prevoisin
Manager, Kite Pharma

 

Tom Rice, MBA
Vice President, Market Access and Payer Strategy, Amgen

 

Sean Robbins
Managing Partner, LatticePoint

 

Tony Russell, PhD, MBA
Executive Director, Head of New Product Planning at Chinook Therapeutics, Inc.

 

Michael Sarshad, MBA
Director, Syneos Health Consulting

 

Kathrin Schalper, PhD
Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs, Epizyme

 

Benjamin Schatzman, PharmD
Principal, Global Pricing and Market Access, ICON plc

 

Robert Schoenhaus, PharmD
Director, Pharmacy Benefits Administration, Sharp Healthcare

 

Joe Silva
Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager, PIMCO

 

Shivu Sharma, MS
Head of Product & Portfolio Strategy, Instil Bio

 

Siavoche Siassi, MPH, MBA
Global Marketing Director, Neuroscience, Amgen

 

Judith Stephenson, SM
Principal Scientist, Survey Research, Healthcore, Inc.

 

Cristie Upshaw Travis, MSHHA
CEO, Memphis Business Group on Health

 

Joel Wallace, PharmD, MBA, MPH
Senior Director, Health Economics & Outcomes Research, Exelixis

 

Star Zakian, PharmD
Senior Clinical Pharmacist, Anthem Inc.