Experts in Biopharmaceuticals

Top 3 experts
Murt Abuwala
Murt Abuwala

Bethlehem, PA | Founder, Orbytel Group

My mission is to make a positive and meaningful contribution to health. I've been working in the biopharmaceutical industry for nearly 20 years in different roles - as a scientist, technologist, sales and marketing executive, and consultant. During this time, I've had the privilege to work with and advise over 30 publicly-traded global biopharmaceutical companies, including 7 of the global top 10 in M&A, portfolio analytics, commercial strategy, R&D strategy, sales strategy, and medical strategy. I started Orbytel Group in 2009 to focus on how organizations can reduce decision... Read more

Martin Winkler
Martin Winkler

Lawrence, KS | Biotechnology Consultant, On-line Instructor

I have been a Research Scientist for most of my working life, most recently with Abbott in the Chicago area for 15 years where I was in the Diagnostics Division and helped develop and trouble-shoot automated tests for Chagas' disease, Hepatitis, cancer, and developed some of the first mass spectrometric methods to detect pathogenic bacteria. For the past eleven years I have been a consultant in these areas and in biotechnology, in individual practice, or in collaboration with my colleague Dr. Kiu Leung. I received my Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in Immunochemistry and... Read more

Eric Katz
Eric Katz

Baltimore, MD | Healthtech policy strategies for success with FDA, Medicare, markets

Eric Katz is President at Pharma & Healthcare Dimensions, applying public- and private-sector experience in health law and policy to address the quickly-changing landscape of health reform, Medicare coverage and FDA policy. He brings to the table a decade at Medicare headquarters (CMS) and another decade in FDA policy reform. Eric understands the impact of health reform laws (ACA, Obamacare) and ways a new Administration might "repeal and replace" government's current role in healthcare. He can also dive into very fine details across a broad scope of government programs, such as... Read more