Designation: (West Coast Chapter Lead)
Department: Senior Director of Medical Affairs
Sherry Siegert, PharmD, is Senior Director of Medical Affairs at La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company. She obtained her B.S. in Biopsychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and received her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Illinois, Chicago, College of Pharmacy. She was the inaugural pharmacy resident for the Managed Care Specialty Pharmacy Residency program at CVS Caremark-Specialty Pharmacy and has been in the pharmaceutical industry since. With over a decade of experience spanning managed care, commercial and medical affairs, she brings a breadth of experience and perspective to her roles across a variety of therapeutic areas. She has worked at large, medium, and small-sized pharma companies and has led many of the operations within Medical Affairs including but not limited to Medical Information, Investigator Initiated Research, Independent Medical Education, Medical Strategy and Operations. Her passion is continuous improvement through collaboration and innovation within Medical Affairs and showcasing value toward the overall strategy all while helping to improve patient lives.