Chris Welsh, PharmD, MBA
Chris
Welsh, PharmD, MBA
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Bio

Christopher Welsh leads the Medical Affairs practice at TGaS. Chris has spent his entire career in Medical Affairs in a variety of leadership and functional roles. He has experience building Medical Affairs teams and capabilities. Chris has a range of functional expertise, including development of strategic and tactical plans, lifecycle management, medical communications, publications, MSLs, KOL relationship management, promotional review and compliance.

Chris has had Medical Affairs management roles in both small and large organizations. Before coming to TGaS, he was the head of Medical Affairs at Lipocine, where he built the Medical Affairs function for an emerging company commercializing its first product. He previously led Medical Affairs activities for Orexo in support of their first commercial launch. In each of these roles, Chris was responsible for leading Medical Affairs teams that were both effective and efficient. He spent the first eight years of his career at Shire where he held a variety of Global Medical Affairs roles supporting multiple therapeutic areas.

Education

Chris received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and his MBA from Villanova University.

E-mail

cwelsh@tgas.com