Mr. O'Brien formerly held numerous sales leadership positions with Axcan Pharma, Roche Laboratories, Inc. and G.D. Searle and Co.
"We are delighted to have Mr. O'Brien join our team," said Ms. Terri Shoemaker, President and CEO of Medac Pharma. "Since the launch of Rasuvo in 2014, we have achieved consistent growth each year and are committed to providing patients with rheumatoid arthritis, polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis and psoriasis, a new option to help manage their disease. With the addition of Mr. O'Brien's expertise, we believe we are well positioned to successfully expand our efforts in reaching new patients and work with partners to in license and deliver new therapeutics to the U.S. market."
Mr. O'Brien stated, "I'm eager to join Medac Pharma during this exciting time of growth. In addition to helping lead the sales effort for Rasuvo, I am committed to the growth of the company's commercial enterprise in the U.S. as we expand to new therapeutic areas. The team has developed a successful commercial infrastructure thus far and I am delighted to have the opportunity to have a marked impact in the years ahead."
For complete prescribing information, including Boxed Warning, and information on Medac Pharma's CORE Connections program, please visit www.Rasuvo.com.
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