Merz Announces New VP and Head of Global Medical Affairs

Merz Introduces new head of global medical affairs

Terri L. Phillips, MD, FAAP, is the new vice president and head of global medical affairs at Merz. She will oversee the global medical affairs team and work out of the Merz North America headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina. Prior to joining Merz, Dr. Phillips served as vice president of global medical affairs at Santen, chief scientific officer and principal at Scientific Commercialization, head of medical affairs at NPS Pharmaceuticals and also spent nine years at Allergan. In her new role, she will oversee the medical affairs function for Merz’s medical aesthetics and neurosciences businesses and report to Dr. Stefan Albrecht, chief scientific officer at Merz, and Bob Rhatigan, CEO of Merz North America.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Phillips to the leadership team at Merz North America,” said Rhatigan. “We continue to attract top industry talent that serves as positive momentum for the company as a whole. Dr. Phillips’ strategic perspective will help further our vision to become the most admired, trusted and innovative aesthetics and neurotoxin company.”

Image: Terri L. Phillips, MD, FAAP