In her role as vice President of industry relations at Diplomat, Cheryl Allen works with pharmaceutical manufacturers to find partnerships and craft health care solutions. Specifically, she helps to identify new opportunities within the pharmaceutical industry then collaborates with manufacturers to design services and distribution solutions that support their patients’ journey.
Ms. Allen brings more than 25 years of industry experience, with work in independent and specialty pharmacy, as well as in managed care consulting and health care information technology. Before joining Diplomat in July 2011, Ms. Allen worked as the senior director of clinical services at Sanovia Corporation, where she managed new product development and sales support. Prior to her tenure at Sanovia, she held roles with Priority HealthCare as a pharmacist-in-charge for oncology and lead pharmacist for pain management. She also founded C. Allen & Associates, a firm focused on managed care consulting, and Eden Drug Company, an independent pharmacy.
Ms. Allen earned her bachelor of science in pharmacy at Samford University’s McWhorter School of Pharmacy and her MBA, with a focus in pharmaceutical and health care marketing, at Saint Joseph’s University Erivan K. Haub School of Business.