Pierre Lavalard, MBA
Pierre held sales management responsibilities nationally for Montreal-based Nordic Laboratories' Teaching Hospitals Prescription Drugs division. Later, as a manager and then director of Professional Education, he collaborated with Canadian universities to create a field based customer interface bridging clinical research, educational and sales roles, later adopted in industry. He was co-founder and president elect of the Canadian pharmaceutical industry's first CME Working Group, and first industry delegate elected to the Canadian Medical Association National Forum on CME. More recently, Pierre held various CME leadership, business development and operational responsibilities at the University of Michigan Medical School, and the CITI Program.