Dr. Bruce Lavin is Vice President, Head of External Engagement and Policy and Medical Affairs, in the Neurology Division of UCB Pharma, and is Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Science at Georgia State University. He is also a practicing physician in Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Critical Care. Bruce joined UCB in September of 2013 as Vice President, US Medical Affairs.
Prior to joining UCB, Bruce held various executive level medical positions in the pharmaceutical industry and several clinical positions at academic medical centers, working in Clinical Development and Medical Affairs leadership roles at Sanofi-Aventis, Novartis, and Bristol-Myers Squibb. He had faculty and clinical positions at the University of California, San Francisco and Davis. He serves on the Executive Boards of Georgia Tech, Morehouse College, Cobb County Chamber of Commerce, and AMSUS (Association of Military Surgeons of the US).
Bruce earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. He also earned a Master of Public Health degree in Health Policy and Administration from UCLA School of Public Health and the School of Business Administration. Bruce attended American University, Western College of Law for his first-year law studies.