Kate Pietrovito – Senior Director, Medical Affairs Operations, Biocompatibles
she oversees Medical Information, Medical Communications, Investigator Initiated Studies, and Grants across Interventional Medicine products. Previous to BTG, Kate was the first Medical Affairs hire in two separate organizations: Hologic and AngioDynamics, where she worked alongside Medical Directors to create highly functioning departments. Due to this experience, Kate brings a diverse medical affairs background to her role, with direct experience in field and medical information management, publications, investigator initiated trial oversight, and medical education. Kate also worked at Cubist Pharmaceuticals prior to it’s acquisition by Merck.
Kate holds a BS from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Biology and Technical Communication, as well as an MS from Boston University in Health Communication. She is a certified as a Medical Writer by the American Medical Writers Association.
Kate lives in Central Massachusetts with her husband and their 8 year old son. She is an avid marathoner and cyclist.
Senior Director, Product Strategy and Commercial Planning
Tony Russell – Senior Director, Product Strategy and Commercial Planning
Senior Director and Head, Field Medical Affairs
Sagar Shah – Senior Director and Head, Field Medical Affairs
After receiving his PharmD from Rutgers University School of Pharmacy, Sagar accepted a commercial fellowship role at Johnson & Johnson. Within the Ortho-McNeil division, he led Market Research projects for multiple franchises, and served as Adjunct Faculty at Rutgers. Following his commercial experience, Sagar spent the next few years within a field medical role at Takeda, eventually joining Questcor Pharmaceuticals to find his home within the rare disease space. He transitioned into a leadership role with oversight for the Nephrology & Neurology field medical teams, as well as serving as interim Medical Director. Currently Sagar serves as the Head of Field Medical at Akcea Therapeutics.
Jodi Smith – Medical Director
Stefani-Hunyady, M.D., MBA, BCMAS
Diana Stefani-Hunyady –
Associate Director, Medical Affairs
Katie Steigelman – Associate Director, Medical Affairs
Vice President, Medical and Scientific Affairs
Jefferson Tea – Vice President, Medical and Scientific Affairs