Robert H.

Head of Medical Sciences | BioTech | Pharma

United States of America

Clinical Development and Clinical Strategies Expert with 19 years of experience working in and consulting for large and small pharma and biotech companies. Experience includes cross-functional team le...see more

  • Biotechnology & Life Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Head of Medical Sciences

Summit Therapeutics
1 year
Current position
Dec 2020 - Present
Global Head of Clinical Development. Summit Therapeutics is a leader in antibiotic innovation. Our new mechanism antibiotics are designed to become the new standards of care for the ben...see more

Clinical Head Osteoarthritis

Paradigm Biopharmaceuticals
6 months
Jun 2020 - Dec 2020
Head of Clinical Development for Osteoarthritis. Paradigm Biopharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on repurposing the drug pentosan polysulfate sodium (PPS) for the tre...see more

Vice President

Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc.
11 months
Jul 2018 - Jun 2019
Responsible for all aspects of small molecule clinical development, clinical strategies, protocol development. Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company re...see more

Chief Medical Officer

Trek Therapeutics, PBC
4 years
Sep 2014 - Jul 2018
Strategic and Clinical Development. Trek Therapeutics is a for-profit company, organized as a public benefit corporation. Its mission is to develop medicines to treat infectious disease...see more


Arrowhead Research Corporation
5 months
Apr 2014 - Sep 2014
Hepatitis B protocol development. Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals is a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company. Arrowhead’s products in development act through RNA interference mechanisms o...see more


Consultant Achillion Pharmaceuticals
2 years
Dec 2012 - Sep 2014
Clinical development. Alexion is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing life-​changing therapies for people living with rare disorders.

Vice President Research and Development

BeyondWest Pharmaceuticals
1 year
Dec 2011 - Dec 2012

Vice President, Clinical Development

Pharmasset, Inc.
1 year
Dec 2010 - Dec 2011
Responsible for all Phase 2 and 3 Hepatitis C Clinical Trials

Group Director Global Clinical Research

Bristol-Myers Squibb
10 years
Dec 2000 - Dec 2010
Medical Lead for hepatitis anti-viral drug development responsible for Phase 2-3 clinical trials

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Biotechnology & Life Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical


  • Pharmacovigilance
  • CRO Management
  • Pre-Clinical
  • Regulatory Strategies
  • CGP Management
  • Hands-on clinical trial
  • Phase I-IV clinical trials