Associate Creative Director April Drugan Joins the Patient Experience Project

The Patient Experience Project (PEP) has announced the hiring of April Drugan, an award-winning designer. In her role as an associate creative director at PEP, she is responsible for producing and supervising high-level, quality creative work, from development and presentation through execution.

Before joining PEP, Drugan worked as a senior art director at Abelson Taylor, a healthcare marketing agency in Chicago, Illinois. She was also an art director at GSW, a healthcare advertising firm in Columbus, Ohio. Her clients included such pharmaceutical companies as Takeda, Sanofi-Aventis, Genentech, Eli Lilly, Abbott, Astellas, and Mallinckrodt.

“April is incredibly talented, and her experience in pharmaceutical and healthcare advertising is impressive,” PEP President and Founder Dan Bobear said. “We expect her to be a dynamic force as we continue to raise the bar on creative assignments for our clients.”

Drugan earned her bachelor’s degree in graphic design and art education, with honors, from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. She has won 18 healthcare advertising industry honors for her work including Effie, Rx Club, MM&M, PM 360 Pharma Choice, Global, and Aster awards.

About the Patient Experience Project
PEP is a full-service, patient-centric communications firm serving the healthcare, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries. 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 at PEP.