Account Director Emily Cortez Starts at the Patient Experience Project

The Patient Experience Project (PEP) has announced the addition of Emily Cortez. In her role as an account director, she is responsible for managing clinical trial recruitment and retention projects.

Cortez has more than 15 years of experience as an advertising account executive, with a specialty in clinical trial projects. Before joining PEP, she was a vice president, program director at TBWA\WorldHealth, Omnicom Health Group in Chicago, Illinois. Previously, she was a clinical trial recruitment services manager at Radiant Research also in Chicago. Over her career, she has managed various pharmaceutical-sponsored clinical trial accounts with a focus on patient recruitment, patient materials, clinical trial communications and compliance, advertising, and media planning.

“Emily is an accomplished account executive, whose area of expertise is directing clinical trial projects,” explains Paul Ivsin of PEPtrials, the clinical trial recruitment and retention offering at PEP. “Her extensive knowledge of the clinical trial environment, attention to detail, and focus on what’s best for the patient make her a great fit for our team.”

Cortez earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration and public relations from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

About the Patient Experience Project
PEP is a full-service, patient-centric communications firm serving the healthcare, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries. PEP has offices in Saratoga Springs, New York and Chicago, Illinois. PEP’s nationally recognized approach centers around the collaboration with the foremost disease experts—patients themselves—to co-create authentic programs and content for patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals. Learn more about career opportunities.  <http://www.the-pep.com/#careers>