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Robin McGarry Robin McGarry
Program Director for Leadership and Strategy in Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Research Administration
Visiting Associate Professor of Clinical Research and Leadership

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Department: Clinical Research and Leadership


  • BS, Georgetown University, 1976
  • MD, UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, 1980


Dr. McGarry is a board-certified internist and nephrologist with over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry.  Currently she is an independent clinical and regulatory consultant.  She has held positions in both large and small pharmaceutical companies including Immunomedics, Inc., Astellas Pharma, Inc., Pfizer, Inc., Zambon Corp., Ciba-Geigy Corp. (now Novartis), and ICI Pharmaceuticals (now Astra-Zeneca).  These positions included senior leadership/functional and line management of global pharmacovigilance organizations, medical affairs and clinical development groups, and matrix management of multidisciplinary groups for product development teams and various special projects.  Her teaching experience in the pharmaceutical industry includes developing and conducting workshops and lectures for various clinical development, medical, pharmacovigilance, and regulatory topics. Dr. McGarry holds a B.S. degree in Biology from Georgetown University and an M.D. from UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School (now Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ).  

Industry Relationships and Collaborations

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has reported a financial interest with the health care related companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the University and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.

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