Dr. John Wilkerson

Dr. Wilkerson co-founded Galen in 1990. Dr. Wilkerson has focused on healthcare throughout his career, beginning as a Group Product Director for Ortho Diagnostics Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company. He was with Smith Barney as a Vice President specializing in medical analysis and research before moving to Channing, Weinberg & Co., Inc. in 1980 - the firm he purchased and turned into The Wilkerson Group, a leading healthcare consultancy sold to IBM. Dr. Wilkerson currently serves on the Board of Directors of several of Galen's privately held portfolio companies as well as Quotient Diagnostics, a public company. Dr. Wilkerson is the immediate past Chairman of Atlantic Health Systems, a New Jersey hospital system, is a trustee and former President of the Museum of American Folk Art, and a member of the Smithsonian National Board. He also serves on the advisory board of the Berman Institute for Bioethics at Johns Hopkins University. He earned a Ph.D. from Cornell University and is a member of the Cornell University Council and immediate past Chairman of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences advisory board.

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10 April 2018

Over 120 urologists gather at Imperial College London to learn new diagnostic techniques and minimally invasive focal approaches for treating prostate cancer.

05 April 2018

CHARLOTTE, NC (PR NEWSWIRE) APRIL 05, 2018 – SonaCare Medical, the leading developer and manufacturer of high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technologies, announces the enrollment of over 100 patients from...