Program Committee


The Program Committee is tasked with delivering cutting-edge information, research techniques and networking opportunities to conference attendees by providing interactive and compelling content for The Summit.

  • Develop annual goals based on member input and Intellus Worldwide organizational goals
  • Program creation for The Summit conference
    • Develop theme, agenda and networking opportunities that attract all member segments
    • Develop and implement the “Call for Presentations” seeking targeted content topics
    • Evaluate abstracts submitted, in an unbiased way using pre-determined criteria and create a feedback loop to communicate final abstract decisions and rationale 
    • Mentor the presenters providing actionable and insightful feedback to ensure engaging and dynamic presentations that are relevant and actionable
    • Assess performance post-events and identify best practices for future planning


Committee Members:

Molly Simpson
Alex Ain, HawkPartners
Avanti Ananthram, Narrative Health 
Sherry Chen, Endo
Dominic Cocco, MedSurvey
Christine Dalzell, HRW
Tom Donnelly, Branding Science
Ben Gibbons, Bryter
Dani Haywood, KMK
Holly Hertsgaard, UCB
Lee Jarm, Takeda
Elyse Kane, Independent Consultant
Kevin Kelly, AplusA
Pete Kuz, CMI Research
John Lauria, Lumanity
Will Leopold, ThinkGen
Jit Mitra, Merck
Michelle Soto, MD Analytics
Arora Swati, Abbott Diabetes
Katie Van Horn, Takeda
Matt Walmsley, Survey Healthcare Globus