The healthcare management sector in the United States has seen many changes, and an impressive force in this field has been Dr. Scott Rocklage. As the managing partner at 5AM Ventures, he has provided a uniform and wise leadership for the company. Read more: Scott Racklage | Crunchbase
Prior to taking the helm in 2004, Dr. Rocklage had successful careers at various healthcare companies, such as Cubist Pharmaceuticals. His extensive business background, along with education credits that includes MIT, has aided his continued success. He sits on many company boards, and his opinions are highly valued in the healthcare field.
Inventors have been known to change the course of society with better systems, tools and equipment. Scott Rocklage is an amazing inventor who has successfully received more than 30 patents in the United States. He is also highly valued by his peers with over a hundred published research articles.
He has also conducted his research in a Nobel Prize winner’s laboratory, and that facility is the Richard R. Schrock’s laboratory. Mr. Schrock won the Nobel Prize in 2005. Dr. Rocklage, in interviews, has humbly acknowledged that he has been privileged to work in this laboratory.
Education has been the foundation of Mr. Rocklage’s success. He holds a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Both his undergraduate Bachelor of Science from UC Berkeley and PhD. graduate coursework focused on Chemistry. Learn more about Scott Rocklage: http://www.rennovia.com/team/scott-m-rocklage/ and http://5amventures.com/team/scott-m-rocklage-phd/
This educational base has allowed him to move forward drug applications to the approval level in the United States while at 5AM Ventures. The introduction of newer and better prescriptions helps many individuals in society. His knowledge of chemistry has helped with his strategic style of leadership.
The process of FDA approval is very extensive and many applications are denied. Dr. Rocklage has successful been approved for 3 new drug applications in the U.S., and these include Cubicin, Omniscan and Teslascan.
The healthcare field will continue to improve in treatments as new prescriptions and medicines become available to help doctors treat patients. For instance, Omniscan is used with MRIs to assist with visualization of abnormalities in the brain. Dr. Rocklage has made many positive contributions to the advancement towards better healthcare.