About the Episode
Blockchain has been a buzzword in the pharmaceutical industry for awhile now: at industry conferences and in the press. Other industries, like retail, have already implemented early forms of this technology within the larger scope of their processes. But when it comes to our industry, there's still an air of skepticism. This podcast explores the implications of blockchain technology within the pharmaceutical industry as a whole.
Kathleen Greenough, Vice President of Commercial Operations at 4G Clinical, has 16 years of experience in life sciences spanning Clinical Operations, Finance, and IT. Her wide range of solutions implementation expertise includes RTSM, CTMS, trial costing tools, OLAP financial suites and patient enrollment planning. Kathleen has also spent many years as a Clinical Financial Planner and Analyst at a major biotech in Cambridge, MA, gaining a broad and deep understanding of the challenges inherent in Clinical Development. Specializing in software adoption and a frequent speaker at industry conferences, Kathleen is most in her element when working within a user community to facilitate solutions that are insightful and truly helpful.
Tarun is a Senior Partner Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services. Prior to joining AWS, Tarun worked with IBM Blockchain Garage, where he consulted and delivered multiple blockchain projects in a variety of industries including Healthcare, Finance, Education and Telecommunications.