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Debbie Profit

Vice President – Applied Innovation and Process Improvement
Deborah Profit has worked in pharmaceutical industry for over two decades and currently the VP, Applied Innovation and Process Improvement at Otsuka Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Profit began her career at Otsuka in 2001 and presently plays a key leadership role in transitioning prototypes to full-scale projects to transform the end to end clinical trial process at Otsuka, to improve patient and trial outcomes.  Dr. Profit has also played a lead role in the clinical operations and development of digital medicine (“Abilify MYCITE”) to successful FDA submission and subsequent approval in October 2017; the first and only digital medicine approved by the FDA.
Dr. Profit possesses undergraduate degrees in nursing and psychology, a Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs - Drugs, Biologics and Medical Device, and earned her Doctorate in Leadership Studies with a concentration in Innovation and Creativity.

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Thursday, January 23