Scott Rocklage: ‘Doctor! Doctor!’

Scott Rocklage is a businessman, a doctor, and a medical researcher. Rocklage is an inventor too. Rocklage actually holds several patents currently registered under his own name.

 

Employment

Dr. Scott Rocklage has worked for over 20 years in the arena of healthcare. Over the last two decades or so, he has been employed in several different executive positions. He served as the head of both Ilypsa and Mikana. These two corporations were later purchased by Amgen and Entremed respectively.

 

Scott Rocklage signed on as a venture partner for the growing venture capital company 5AM Ventures in 2003. This financial business invests assets in new biological companies. The next year, he advanced into the job of managing partner.

 

At present, Doctor Scott Rocklage is the official chairman of the board (COB) of both the Novira Therapeutics company and the business known as Cidara Therapeutics. Additionally, Scott Rocklage holds a seat on the boards of Epirus, Pulmatrix, Rennovia, and Kinestral. He works out of the Massachusetts office of 5AM Ventures.

 

Education

After completing high school, Rocklage headed for the Golden State. There he enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley where he majored in chemistry. Once he garnered a bachelor’s degree, he headed for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and earned his Ph.D. in chemistry. While he was completing his formal education he also did significant research work under the leadership of the known Nobel Prize winner Richard Schrock.

 

Other Achievements

Dr.Scott Rocklage has other activities under his belt as well. Rocklage also authored an assortment of over 100 research papers too. All of these have actually been published in a number of various peer-reviewed journals.

 

Additionally, Scott Rocklage’s own particular leadership skills have previously been credited for the FDA (Food & Drug Administration giving the official green light to numerous drugs like Omniscan and Teslascan. Furthermore, Rocklage is recognized as the true “driving force” behind an assortment of medications being chosen and approved for various clinical trials. Doctor Scott Rocklage previously told the press that his personal success is due to his professional collaborations with various other individuals.

 

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