Director of Pharmacy Services
Jorge Rodriguez brings a wealth of pharmaceutical experience in domestic and global marketing, marketing research, sales and trade distribution to the Gastro Health Specialty Pharmacy. As Director of Pharmacy Services, he is responsible for managing the business side of the pharmacy, including the management of all pharmaceutical and distribution contracts. His therapeutic expertise covers a wide range of disease states.
Most recently, Mr. Rodriguez was president of J & R PharmaResources, Inc., a pharmaceutical consulting firm that specializes in sales, marketing, commercial development, managed care access programs and acquisitions. Prior to that position, Mr. Rodriguez served as Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of PediatRx Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on pediatrics and oncology.
Mr. Rodriguez was also Director of Business Development for Oncology Therapeutics Network/Onmark where he managed contracting and marketing services for Amgen, Genentech/Roche and Celgene. He has also served as Senior Director of Marketing and Regional Sales Director for First Horizon Pharmaceutical Corporation, now Shionogi, Inc. In the latter position, he led the turnaround of the cardiovascular business unit increasing sales over $150M.
Jorge began his career with Pfizer/Pharmacia Corporation and during his eight year tenure held a variety of positions in sales and marketing with increasing responsibilities. He is bilingual in English and Spanish and has a BA in Economics from Florida International University.