NEWS2 November 2012

MedSpan appoints Epstein as director of research services

North America People

US — MedSpan Research has appointed United BioSource Corporation’s (UBC) Michael Epstein as director, research services. He will be based in the company’s newly opened Rochester, New York office.

Epstein (pictured) joins MedSpan with over 13 years of experience in the healthcare arena. At UBC, he led global strategic engagements on behalf of life sciences manufacturers and he has previously worked as a researcher in the field for agencies including Roger Green + Associates, TVG Marketing Research and Consulting and Harris Interactive.

At MedSpan, he will be responsible for managing execution of the company’s research and consulting services. Epstein has experience in this field, having evaluated behavioural health interventions at the University of Rochester’s Children’s Institute.

Robert Kaminsky, founder and President of MedSpan Research, said, “Mike is an expert in the markets MedSpan Research focuses on for our clients: managed care, hospitals and alternate sites of care. Through thoughtful application of his expertise, Mike adds value to his client’s marketing initiatives.”