Who We Are
The people you want to work with.
We don’t just get things done, we have a good time along the way. Pharmica Project Managers are incredibly…normal. We relate. We’ll leave you with great results and great stories too.
Since 2005, our project managers have been on the front lines of every aspect of the BioPharma industry’s changes. We know how to best manage your most important projects and also provide the BioPharma subject matter expertise that will help you get the best results.
Pharmica Project Managers are also seasoned pharma professionals with the subject matter expertise you need, so you know every PM will fit with your organization and every engagement will lead to consistent, reliable results. Pharmica Project Managers have the focus and flexibility to bring great ideas from the back of the napkin to the forefront of your organization.
How we help you Get Better.
R&D Operations /Program Management
Global Development/Clinical Operations
Technology Solutions & ImplementationPutting new tools in place so you can Get Better results.
Data Visualization & AnalyticsHarvesting and simplifying data so you can Get Better insights.
Process ImprovementStreamlining and coordinating work so you can Get Better reliability.
Organizational ChangeCultivating understanding in your group so you can Get Better outcomes.
Compliance & QualityDesigning conformity for standards so you can Get Better consistency.
Vendor Selection & ManagementUnderstanding how best to collaborate so you Get Better partnerships.
Content StrategyStreamlining and organizing your information so you Get Better knowledge.
OperationsProviding resources when they're needed most so you can Get Better work.
Resource & Portfolio ManagementUnderstanding needs and facilitating plans so you can Get Better execution.
Patient EngagementListening and integrating patient voice so you can Get Better engagement.
You need a world-class project manager to make sure that nothing goes wrong.
Pharmica understands that there are a lot of variables to consider when it comes to finding the right project manager for your needs.
In the increasingly competitive pharma industry, having a solid project manager isn’t always enough. Not only do you need the skills of a veteran PM, but also the experience and expertise of an industry expert. And since you’re going to be working side by side, you need someone who is easy to get along with. Pharmica PMs combine the project management capabilities, the subject matter expertise, and the friendly personality that will make sure both you and your project are well taken care of.
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Consultants with Pharma Experience
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Meet our team of personable, friendly project managers – real problem solvers with the industry expertise to get things done.
Mary Keirans, RN, BS
Christina (Tia) Platt
Jo Lynn DeFazio
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