Lance Berman, M.D. Joins Relypsa, Inc. as Senior Vice President, Commercial Strategy & Medical Affairs
2/8/2012 6:20:53 AM
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Relypsa, Inc. today announced the hiring of Lance Berman, M.D. as its Senior Vice President of Commercial Strategy & Medical Affairs. Dr. Berman will oversee all pre-launch planning and activities supporting the company’s commercialization strategy for RLY5016, a first-in-class compound in late-stage development for the chronic treatment of hyperkalemia. Dr. Berman brings to Relypsa over 15 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including responsibilities in medical affairs, clinical development and operations, business development and new product launch strategy.