Legal, Compliance, & Regulatory (LCR) Forum Committee


To foster education, communication and networking among legal, compliance and regulatory professionals working with life sciences companies in New Jersey. Committee members plan and host interactive forums meaningful to its constituents on a variety of topics.

Committee Members:

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC – Linda Pissott Reig, JD, Shareholder
Sanofi – Mark Gaydos, Vice President & Global Head, Advertising, Promotion & Labeling, Global Regulatory Affairs

BMS –  Matthew Lupo, Director, U.S. Commercial Regulatory Affairs
EY – Kip Ebel, MBA, Principal
EY – Angela Schwartz, JD, Senior Manager, Forensic & Integrity Services
Ferring Pharmaceuticals – Tom Felton, Associate General Counsel
Helsinn Therapeutics – Tom Behan, Executive Director, Head US Compliance
Insmed – Antony Gabriel, Senior Corporate Counsel
IVERIC Bio, Inc. – Todd Anderman, JD, VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Kyowa Kirin – Casilda Barnes, VP, Head of RA NA & Global Head, Reg Compliance & Planning
Kyowa Kirin – Shruti Gadhia, Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs Advertising & Promotion Compliance
Kyowa Kirin – Allison Gassaro, JD, Sr. Director, Senior Corporate Counsel
Kyowa Kirin – Stephanie Kelly, JD, Global Head Regulatory Intelligence and Policy
Morgan Lewis – Jacqueline Berman, Partner
Morgan Lewis
– David Glazer, JD, Partner
– Kathy-Jo Hayden, JD, Executive Director, Federal Policy & Reimbursement
Ovid Therapeutics – Dirk Haasner, Ph.D., SVP, Global Regulatory Affairs
Phathom Pharmaceutics – William Aprea, JD, Head of Healthcare Compliance
PTC Therapeutics – Gabriel Holdsman, JD, SVP, Legal & General Counsel – Americas
PTC Therapeutics – Don Mankoff, Executive Director of Contracts and Deputy General Counsel
Seton Hall University – Jacob Elberg, JD, Associate Professor
Vifor Pharma, Inc. – Keren Tenenbaum, General Counsel, Vice President of Legal & Compliance, U.S.