PMRG Academia Committee Members
Committee Chair
Amit Patel
Committee memebers
Terry Boyd

Janssen Pharmaceuticals
Nilesh Bhutada
Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Tom Donnelly
MarketVision Research
Stephen Molitoris
Sujith Ramachandran
University of Mississippi
Matt Walmsley
SHC Universal

PMRG encourages and promotes the next generation of healthcare market researchers through student memberships and academia partnerships. Benefits made available to student members include:
- sponsored conference attendance
- mentoring opportunities
- networking opportunities
- participation in PMRG's fall Institute

This year PMRG will again invite colleges & universities  to participate in the 2017 Institute’s Student Research Poster Competition. In 2016, seven schools participated in the inaugural competition. The winner and 1st runner-up were invited to attend the PMRG Institute and present their submission in a poster session. 

There are no pre-requisites for participation, any program/department/school; undergraduate or graduate, that focuses on healthcare / pharmaceutical / biotech business issues and/or marketing research is eligible to participate.

Timeline for student poster submissions:
• All abstract submissions received   June 12
• Notification of Committee selections    week of July 10
• Initial slides/poster due for Committee review   August 7
• Final slides/poster due for legal review   August 28

Thank you to our current academia partners:

If your institution is interested in becoming an PMRG academia partner, please email Kim Murphy (