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Breakfast Meeting – Dr. Joel Dobbs, Executive in Residence, UAB Collat School of Business

Join us for our breakfast meeting at 7:00 a.m. at The Harbert Center (2019 4th Ave. N.) to hear from Joel Dobbs, Executive Residence with UAB. Joel is also the former VP of IT and CIO of GSK and Eisai.

Dr. Dobbs is an experienced life sciences executive with over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. He has served in a variety of senior leadership roles in information technology, general management, clinical research, regulatory affairs, post marketing surveillance, academia and consulting. Dr. Dobbs has served as a member of the top-tier executive team for organizations in startup, rapid-growth, turnaround, merger, integration and change phases. Dr. Dobbs has served as a member of numerous boards and as an advisor to both small and large corporations. He currently serves as Executive in Residence at the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business where he also co-directs the Healthcare Leadership Academy, teaches, and works with entrepreneurs within the UAB environment and the greater Birmingham business community to help them develop and grow their businesses. He is also CEO and President of The Compass Talent Management Group LLC, a consulting firm that assists organizations with the identification and development of key talent and with designing organizational strategies and structures to maximize their ability to compete in the business worlds of today and tomorrow.

Parking is available in the public parking deck across from the Harbert Center.


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