Designation: Vice President and Head of Medical Affairs, Clinical Communications and Patient Advocacy
Tricia Gooljarsingh is currently Vice President Medical Affairs, The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson and Johnson. Previous positions include VP and Head of Global Medical Affairs at Momenta Pharmaceuticals, and Senior Director of Medical and Scientific Affairs at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals based in Cambridge, MA where she oversaw the therapeutic area leads responsible for scientific communications including congress activity, publication planning, data generation, medical information, medical affairs strategy, advocacy, promotional review and commercial support. Prior to that Tricia led the medical communications groups at Baxter, Baxalta and then Shire pharmaceuticals spanning seven therapeutic areas from 2013-2017. Before joining Baxter Tricia held roles of increasing responsibilities at GSK, Wyeth and Bayer pharmaceuticals. Tricia received her PhD in Biochemistry from Pennsylvania State University under the direction of Dr. Stephen Benkovic and has published several papers in the field of oncology basic research.