Joseph Hammang is Senior Vice President, Life Sciences for ML Strategies, www.mlstrategies.com. He’s author of 60 scientific publications and is inventor or co-inventor of 35 U.S. patents. He holds a Ph.D. in Neuroscience. Previously, he was Senior Director of Worldwide Science Policy for Pfizer Inc. Prior to his appointment at Pfizer, he was Vice President for Science, Technology and Business Development at the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation and Head of Science and Technology at the Rhode Island Economic Policy Council. In 1999, he was appointed Governor Lincoln Almond’s Advisor for Science and Technology. He also held positions at the Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, in Alzheimer’s disease research and at CytoTherapeutics, Inc., Providence, Rhode Island, as Director of Cell and Molecular Neuroscience and Director of the Ophthalmology Therapeutic program.