Nancy Sladicka, PhD

Nancy Sladicka, PhD, Board President
Inizio Medical
Chief Client Officer, Inizio Medical

Nancy has a background in molecular biology and over 25 years of experience in medical education and healthcare communications. Much of her professional experience has focused in the area of oncology and has included oversight of grant-funded educational programming, advisory board planning and execution, scientific communications and publication planning, clinical support and clinical trial awareness initiatives, as well as educational content development and dissemination. Nancy was at Ogilvy CommonHealth for a period of 15 years where she helped build a team of professionals focused on delivering medical education across several therapeutic areas including oncology, neurology, and infectious diseases. Nancy joined Nucleus Global in 2014 to launch a new business unit and eventually took on the role of President, US Operations, where she had responsibility for the US region of the company which included oversight of 8 medical communications agencies and central service groups. With Nucleus Global becoming part of Inizio Medical in 2022, Nancy’s role evolved to Chief Strategy Officer at Nucleus Global. She was most recently appointed Chief Client Officer at Inizio Medical where she currently leads business growth efforts in medical communications across existing pharma clients.

Nancy earned her PhD in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at Rutgers University and completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship in Hematology at Dartmouth Medical School. She is proud to serve on the board and looks forward to continuing to apply her professional experience in any way possible to help further the mission of GRACE.

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