Scott Rocklage joined the University of California and attained his bachelor’s Degree in chemistry. Later, he attained his Ph.D. honors in chemistry from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where he had done a lot of research in the prestigious laboratory of Richard R. Schrock (Nobel Peace Prize winner in Chemistry 2005). Scott Rocklage is now the current Managing Director of 5AM Ventures. He joined the company in 2003 as a Venture Partner. However, later in 2004, he became a Managing Partner.
Dr. Rocklage has many years in the healthcare sector, thus, furnishing himself with a lot of valuable experience. He has achieved a lot under his watch such as overseeing the approval by the FDA of three United States New Drug Applications namely Omniscan, Telescan, and Cubicin.
Dr. Scott M. Rocklage has also had high positions in renowned pharmaceutical firms. He formerly had served as the CEO in Cubists Pharmaceuticals, a popular drug manufacturing company. At Nycomed Salutary, Scott M. Rocklage served as President and CEO of the company.
Scott M. Rocklage works with many professionals in many fields to come up with better ideas in the healthcare sector. He has been involved in many research programs. One of the many research programs that he describes as of great interest to him is in the field of Oncology and cancer treatment which has so far saved many lives.
Scott M. Rocklage is very hardworking, and as an entrepreneur, he always takes time factor as a crucial aspect of his life. Also managing his priorities right makes him a lot productive. With a hectic schedule varying from day to day his itinerary include attending board meetings, conducting research, and studying.
An entrepreneur, Scott M. Rocklage has had to take many risks, which is one of his many reasons that he has been able to succeed. Moreover, Scott M. Rocklage acknowledges that selection of the team in the management of a company is one of the pillars of success as a good workforce is more certain to be productive. Scott M. Rocklage is also a key player in many inventions and co-inventions with over 30 United States Patents. Scott M. Rocklage is normally based in his MA Office which is located in Boston.
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