Medelis Leadership

Bill Taaffe – President

Bill Taaffe brings a proven track record of leadership in the CRO industry. In his 18 years at ICON Clinical Research-US, he oversaw successful growth from nine employees to 4,500 employees, achieving 12 consecutive years of growth and regional expansion. More …

Dr. Ron van Eijsden – Managing Director, Medelis Europe

Dr. Ron van Eijsden has a proven track record of leadership in the medical and clinical sections of the pharmaceutical, biotech and CRO industries. Dr. van Eijsden has spent the past 10 years as the EU Director, Medical & Clinical Operations of DOCS (owned by ICON plc) with the final responsibility for 12 different European countries. More …

Joanne Hollenbach – Vice President, Global Clinical Development

Joanne Hollenbach has over twenty-five years of clinical research experience in both pharmaceutical companies and CROs, including global project management at Johnson & Johnson, ICON and PRA across multiple therapeutic areas including oncology, anti-infective, CNS, cardiovascular, anesthesia, endocrinology and rare/orphan disease. More …

David Fox – Vice President, Client Services

David Fox has a broad range of clinical research experience ranging from clinical pharmacology through Phase IV Registration studies. With over 30 years of healthcare and CRO experience, David was co-founder of Praxis, a leading patient recruitment company located in Nashville, TN. More …

Dr. Inder Makin – Vice President, Devices & Radiological Health

Dr. Inder Makin has more than 20 years of experience developing healthcare technologies including medical devices, ultrasound, radio frequency, lasers, magnetic resonance and computer tomography. More …

Dr. John Grous – Vice President, Medical Affairs (Consultant)

John J. Grous, M.D. is a board-certified medical oncologist with extensive experience in cancer therapeutic drug development. More…

Brad Phillips – Director, Clinical Operations

Brad Phillips has over fifteen years of oncology-related experience and nine years of CRO experience as a project manager. As the Director of Clinical Operations, Brad oversees all project management and clinical monitoring for Medelis. More …

Raymond C. Lamy, MS – Regulatory Affairs (Senior Consultant)

Raymond Lamy has over twenty-five years of combined pharmaceutical/biotech industry experience in Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Statistical Programming, and and Nonclinical Research, focused on the development and marketing registration of prescription drug/biotechnology products in several therapeutic areas (i.e., oncology, CNS, pain management, anti-infective). More …