We have a diverse array of professionals working at Acorda, from medical and regulatory to human resources, legal and marketing, each of whom contributes to our mission of developing therapies that improve the lives of people with neurological disorders.

Many of our associates are recognized experts in their respective fields, and leverage their considerable talents to help us accomplish a collective goal of advancing promising therapies. Below is a list of some of the industry events and meetings where our associates are showcasing Acorda’s innovative approach to developing and commercializing new medicines.

September 29 - 30, 2016
July 26 - 27, 2016
May 6 - 7, 2016

May 6 - 7, 2016

Deerfield Beach, FL

Rich Muser, Enterprise Architect, Digital, and Eppie Brown, Associate Director, Clinical Project Management, presenting “Stroke - Clinical Trial Recruitment in the Digital Age: the Acorda Experience,” at the Florida Stroke Symposium

April 13 - 15

April 13 - 15

Morristown, NJ

Deena Kegler- Ebo, PhD, Senior Medical Science Liaison, on “Forward Thinking Roles and Operations for the Medical Science Liaison” panel at Medical Affairs Strategic Summit

April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016

San Francisco, CA

Amy Guo, Executive Director, Health Economics, Outcomes and Research, presenting data on health outcomes in people with epilepsy who suffer from seizure clusters at Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy Meeting

April 6, 2016
March 31, 2016

March 31, 2016

New Haven, CT

Jane Wasman, President, International & General Counsel, presenting biotechnology business development/M&A case study at the Yale School of Medicine Business of Biotech Conference.

February 8-9, 2016

February 8-9, 2016

New York, NY

Ron Cohen, MD, CEO, will host a fireside chat with Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), and speak on the panel “Understanding the Total Value of Innovative Therapies,” at the 2016 BIO CEO & Investor Conference

November 17, 2015

November 17, 2015

Boston, MA

Ann Schaefer, Associate Director, Supply Chain Management, speaking on “Collaborating with your Contract Packager to Benchmark Essential Compliance Requirements,” at Pharmaceutical Packaging & Labelling Forum.

November 11, 2015

November 11, 2015

New York, NY

Ron Cohen, MD, CEO, will co-host the NY/NJ CEO Conference and participate on panel, “2016 Healthcare Industry Outlook”

October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015

Cleveland, OH

Tony Caggiano, Senior VP, R&D, speaking on panel “Balancing Patients with Patience: Reducing Costs and Timelines of Clinical Drug Trials,” at Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovations Summit

October 19, 2015

October 19, 2015

Washington, DC

Ron Cohen, President & CEO, on panel “Future Environment for Prescription Drugs and the Impact on Part D” at National Conference on Medicare

October 11 - 13, 2015

October 11 - 13, 2015

Laguna Beach, CA

CEO Ron Cohen co-hosting the Laguna Biotech CEO Forum.

September 29, 2015

September 29, 2015

New York, NY

Lauren Sabella, Chief Commercial Officer, participating in “Innovating in ‘Mature’ Markets” panel at the Pharmaceutical Strategy Conference.

July 20 - 21, 2015

July 20 - 21, 2015

Bridgewater, NJ

EVP Corp Comms Tierney Saccavino on panel, “Best Practices in Healthcare Media Relations” and Sr Dir Jeff Macdonald speaking on “Creating a CEO Profile to Enhance Media Coverage” at 11th Public Relations & Communications Summit

May 18 – 19, 2015

May 18 – 19, 2015

Tarrytown, NY

Tony Caggiano, Vice President of R&D, participating in the panel discussion, “Brimming with Innovation: How Westchester’s Health Tech Hub is Changing the World” at Health Tech ‘15.

May 5, 2015

May 5, 2015

New York, NY

Jane Wasman, President, International & General Counsel, participating in the panel discussion, “Business Development: Is There a Better Way to Kiss the Frogs” at the NewYorkBIO 25th Anniversary Conference.

April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015

New York, NY

Jane Wasman, President – International and General Counsel, on “Impact of Healthcare Cost Controls on Patient-Caregiver Relationship” panel at Schwartz Center Thought Leadership Breakfast

January 26 – 27, 2015

January 26 – 27, 2015

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Jane Wasman, President – International and General Counsel, speaking at the 5th Annual Life Science Executive Leadership Forum.

November 19, 2014

November 19, 2014

New York, New York

Chief Business Development Officer, Andrew Hindman, speaking on The Challenges of Business Development During a Hot IPO Market at the Stifel Annual Healthcare Conference.

November 15 - 19, 2014

November 15 - 19, 2014

Washington, DC

Acorda scientists Don Button, Maya Srinivas and Irina Hakimi presenting posters at Neuroscience 2014

November 13, 2014

November 13, 2014

New York, New York

Vice President, Marketing, Libby Keating speaking on Drug Launch Dos and Don’ts at NY/NJ CEO Conference.

November 12 – 13, 2014

November 12 – 13, 2014

New York, New York

CEO Ron Cohen co-hosting the annual NY/NJ CEO Conference

October 28 - 29, 2014

October 28 - 29, 2014

New York, New York

Felicia Vonella, Director – Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, serving as Panelist at the Life Sciences Summit.

September 4th, 2014
August 31 – September 3, 2014

August 31 – September 3, 2014

Madrid, Spain

Executive Medical Director David Squillacote, M.D. presenting at 12th EILAT Conference on New Antiepileptic Drugs

July 14, 2014

July 14, 2014

Whippany, NJ

SVP Communications, Tierney Saccavino speaking on “Effective Monitoring & Reporting on Traditional and Social Media” at 10th Ann’l PR & Communications Summit

July 2, 2014

July 2, 2014

San Francisco, CA

Chief Scientific Officer Andy Blight participating in a round table discussion at the National Neurotrauma Society Symposium.

June 26, 2014

June 26, 2014

New York, NY

Scientist Andy Eisen presenting at NY Academy of Science’s “Demyelination and Remyelination: From Mechanism to Therapy”

June 24-25, 2014

June 24-25, 2014

New York, NY

Medical Science Liaison (Central) Faith Yao speaking on “Creating a Cross-Functional Collaborative Framework for KOL Engagement to Advance Successful New Products” and part of roundtable discussion “Interactive Roundtable Networking Discussion: Gain Cross-Industry Insights From Your Peers to Strategize Around Your Preferred Choice of Topics” at the 5th KOL Relationship Summit

May 13, 2014

May 13, 2014

Webinar

VP, Research & Development, Tony Caggiano participating in Fierce Biotech’s webinar on Phase IIa Proof of Concept Trials

April 26, 2014

April 26, 2014

Dalian, China

Senior Document Control Manager, Judith Santos speaking on “Trends in Development and Approval Times for New Antibodies/Therapeutics int he United States and the Rest of the World (ROW) and the Global Policy, Market Trend & Economy of Antibody Research and Therapy” at the 6th Annual International Congress of Antibodies.

April 11, 2014

April 11, 2014

Philadelphia, PA

Corporate Communications department presenting Dreams campaign as part of NYU PR League’s “Great Campaigns” series

January 30, 2014

January 30, 2014

Philadelphia, PA

SVP, Corporate Communications, Tierney Saccavino speaking on “Managing Investor Relations while Fulfilling Data Disclosure and Transparency Policies” at Clinical Data Disclosure and Transparency.