Dean’s Lecture Series

An opportunity for students, trainees, faculty and staff to explore current topics that impact our mission areas.

Upcoming Speaker


Thomas Pike - Former Chief Executive Officer, Quintiles, Inc.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Clark Center Auditorium


Thomas Pike has over 30 years of experience in global leadership, strategy, and operations spanning the health care industries: pharmaceuticals, payers, and providers as well as technology and services. Most recently, he was CEO of the CRO Quintiles Transnational, where he led the company through a successful public offering and helped it rank in the Fortune 500 and as one of the world’s Most Ethical Companies.

While CEO of Quintiles, he was a thought leader on improving clinical research, leadership, and other topics. Thomas retired late in 2016 after the company merged with IMS Health. Prior to Quintiles, Thomas was a leader at Accenture and earlier worked with McKinsey & Company.

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This lecture series is a venue for Stanford Medicine faculty, students, and staff to explore current topics and trends that will inspire and challenge us as we carry out our mission to improve human health locally and globally.

Dean Lloyd Minor