Dr. Joe Avellone
Dr. Joe Avellone is a recently retired Executive Vice President at PAREXEL (NASDAQ: PRXL), a global clinical research organization. He was responsible for managing their core business, the Clinical Research Services Division, including the development of new services and the growth and development of large scale client strategic partnerships. He was a member of the senior management executive committee, called the Business Review Committee.
Prior to joining PAREXEL, Joe was CEO of Veritas Medicine, a healthcare technology company supporting clinical trials. He also served as COO of BlueCross BlueShield of Massachusetts.
Joe received his M.D. from Harvard Medical School and completed his General Surgery residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and Master’s degree in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Joe is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.