Kathleen H.

Consultant specializing in Neuroscience, with 11+ years experience in Biopharmaceuticals

United States of America

Kathleen Hawker MD is currently a medical consultant. A respected leader with more than 11 years of experience working within the biopharmaceutical industry. Dr. Hawker is passionate about finding new...see more

  • Healthcare
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Healthcare Services


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


Independent Consultant

2 years
Current position
Apr 2021 - Present
Consultant for companies needing expertise in autoimmune diseases. I have 20 plus years as a clinician at UT Southwestern and Ohio State as well as industry experience in drug developme...see more

Group Medical Director

2 years
Oct 2019 - Oct 2021
Genentech, Inc., is an American biotechnology corporation which became a subsidiary of Roche in 2009. Genentech Research and Early Development operates as an independent center within R...see more


Self-Kathleen Hawker MD Consulting
2 years
Jul 2017 - Oct 2019
President at Self-Kathleen Hawker MD Consulting.

Vice President Neurology and Immunology US

EMD Serono, Inc.
1 year
Feb 2016 - May 2017
EMD Serono is the healthcare business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany in the U.S. and Canada. Our global roots go back more than 350 years. Today, we have approximately 1,500 employee...see more

Senior Director Medical Affairs

3 years
Jun 2013 - Jan 2016
Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. As a leading global medicines company, we use innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative...see more


self employed consultant
2 years
Mar 2011 - Nov 2012
Providing expertise and strategic planning in multiple sclerosis trials, including trial design and timelines, safety, regulatory issues and positioning of drugs.

Senior Medical Advisor

Eli Lilly and Company
1 year
Sep 2009 - Mar 2011
Eli Lilly and Company is an American pharmaceutical company headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, with offices in 18 countries. Its products are sold in approximately 125 countries.

MD, Associate Professor of Neurology; Director Multiple Sclerosis Clinic

The Ohio state university
3 years
Oct 2006 - Aug 2009
The Ohio State University, commonly called Ohio State or OSU, is a public land-grant research university in Columbus, Ohio. A member of the University System of Ohio, it has been ranked...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Healthcare
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Healthcare Services


  • Drug Development
  • Clinical Research
  • Neuroscience
  • Clinical Development