CMR Institute President Appointed to the SPBT Advisory Council
ROANOKE, Va. (June 2, 2014): CMR Institute’s President and CEO, Michelle O’Connor, has been recently appointed to The Society of Pharmaceutical and Biotech Trainers’ (SPBT) Advisory Council.
The Advisory Council consists of training leaders from a variety of life science organizations and provides input to SPBT’s Board of Directors on programming, events, and other decisions that affect the organization.
The following professionals were appointed with O’Connor:
- Kerri Hawkins, Director of Global Sales Training, Covidien Neurovascular
- Jim Page, Associate Director Sales Training and Development, Shire
- David Purdy, President, Psychological Consultants, Inc.
“The addition of Industry Partners, and the expansion of Medical Device and large Pharmaceutical members provide the Council and Board with an aligned perspective of our membership. As our membership grows, the need to ensure member voices are incorporated into all decisions expands. I am pleased to welcome this group of talented professionals to the Advisory Council,” stated Kevin Kruse, Executive Director.
To view all members of SPBT’s Advisory Council, please visit http://bit.ly/1n45C7J.
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CMR Institute is the leading independent provider of non-branded education for the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries and has educated more than 150,000 professionals. Founded in 1966 by physicians in response for a need to increase therapeutic knowledge through scientific education, CMR Institute offers professional development and ongoing continuing education for representatives, managers and other professionals. Its expert content is developed and updated by leading industry experts and distinguished thought leaders from prestigious universities and academic medical centers, and includes key education on science, disease management, ethics, and leadership. CMR Institute’s not-for-profit status allows it to continually invest its resources in its library of education to realize its mission, which is to advance knowledge to enhance healthcare. To learn more about CMR Institute, visit www.cmrinstitute.org.