Partnership for Safe Medicines Leadership

The Partnership for Safe Medicines' Board authorize official Partnership publications and directs all activity. Click here to read official statements and press releases on PSM's positions.

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Governing Board

Marvin D. Shepherd, Ph.D., Board President
Professor Emeritus, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas-Austin

Tom Kubic, Board Vice President
Former President and CEO of the Pharmaceutical Security Institute (PSI)
Former Deputy Assistant Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Shabbir J. Safdar, Board Secretary & Treasurer
Executive Director of the Partnership for Safe Medicines

Advisory Board

Tom Kubic, Advisory Board Chair
Former President and CEO of the Pharmaceutical Security Institute (PSI)
Former Deputy Assistant Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Lisa Hicks
Mother of Joseph Patterson

Samuel J. Louis, JD
Partner, Holland and Knight
Former Deputy Criminal Chief of the Program Fraud Group, Department of Justice

Carrie Luther
Mother of Tosh Ackerman

Kenneth L. McCall, Pharm.D
Associate Professor and Residency Director, University of New England College of Pharmacy

Rick Roberts
Counterfeit medicine survivor

Shabbir J. Safdar
Executive Director of the Partnership for Safe Medicines

Marvin D. Shepherd, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas-Austin

Andrea Thomas
Mother of Ashley Romero
Co-founder, Voices for Awareness

 

Staff

Shabbir J. Safdar, Executive Director
Bio and headshot