John Durkee, RPh, MBA
VP, Marketing & Business Development
John brings over 25 years of healthcare experience to Peachtree BioResearch Solutions having worked within the hospital setting, pharmaceutical industry, and healthcare-services sector in both clinical research and advertising. He has held responsibilities at companies such as Bristol Myers Squibb, G.D. Searle, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, and PPD spanning clinical development to medical communications in a broad spectrum
of therapeutic areas including cardiovascular, psychiatric, neurology, gastroenterology, women’s health, and medical devices.
John’s pharmacy, clinical, regulatory, and communications experience provide a unique and broad understanding of the complex issues in developing and commercializing a new compound or technology. With over 10 years of business development experience in healthcare services, John joined Peachtree in mid-2009 to build on the successful launch of the company in further developing the client base.
Combined with his “in the trenches” experience as a clinical monitor, John recognizes the challenges faced by clients in getting a trial initiated and managed. Working with the Peachtree experts, he develops proposals that are custom-tailored to their needs and resources.
John received a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from Purdue University and complemented his clinical education with an MBA from Kennesaw State University in 2000.