Ben Shand advises life sciences clients on regulatory, policy, commercialization, and patient access strategies in response to developments in a complex and evolving healthcare market.

Prior to joining Avalere, Ben was a practice manager at NSF Health Sciences, supporting life sciences companies in FDA regulatory strategy, quality management system development and improvement, and project management. Prior to that, as a scientific program management analyst at SAIC, he provided project management to drug and healthcare product development initiatives with government customers.

Ben holds a master's in bioscience enterprise from the University of Cambridge, UK, and a BS in biology from the University of South Carolina Honors College.