Dennis Gross,

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Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Medical School

BA California State University, Biology - 1969


Strategic Management Program, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania 1988

Program on Negotiation for Senior Executives: Harvard Law School, Tufts University and MIT 1996

Program in Fundamentals of Finance for Technical Executives, MIT Sloan School of Management 2004

Expertise and Research Interests

Strategic Operations Management
Health policy issues
Biological Weapons Convention Compliance Issues
Organizational dynamics
Laboratory facility planning and management
Strategic planning
Competitive Intelligence
Laboratory facility design and construction
Laboratory security
Space planning
Site management

Industrial Relevance

Recently retired from 28 year career at Merck Research Labs. Worked in CV Pharmacology, Computer Resources, Capital Planning and Finance, Facility Management, Investment Planning & Analysis, M&A, Clinical Liaison in Japan, Capital laboratory construction projects in Italy, Japan, Canada, UK and US. Developed two angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors that went to market (Vasotec, Prinivil) and worked on other drug discovery programs in renal pharmacology and the CNS. Expertise in laboratory design, facility planning, vivarium design, space planning/management, start-up and decommissioning. Director for the Pennsylvania Drug Discovery Institute and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering