Jamie Kistler, PhD

Scientific Strategy Advisor
PAREXEL International
Jamie Kistler is a Scientific Strategy Advisor for PAREXEL International. She has nearly 15 years of experience supporting US and Global cross-functional teams in the biopharmaceutical and device industries across a wide array of therapeutic areas, including oncology, hematology, immunology, women’s health, cardiovascular disease, multiple sclerosis, psychiatry, pediatric infectious disease, and rare diseases. Specifically, Jamie provides support to Medical Affairs professionals in the development and execution of comprehensive strategic communication plans. Ensuring that patient insights and needs are considered as part of the medical communications planning process is a key area of focus, and she collaborates closely with members of PAREXEL’s Patient Innovation Center to bring new insights and innovative ideas to her Medical Affairs colleagues.

Jamie is a graduate of Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA and earned a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Pathobiology from Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Medical Oncology at Fox Chase Cancer, Philadelphia, PA. Jamie is an active member of the Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) and served on the Practical Insights and Tools Committee from 2017-2018. Prior to joining PAREXEL, Jamie worked as a Sr. Director of Client and Strategic Services for ICON Global Medical Communications.

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