Scott Rockage, Ph.D. is the current managing partner of a company called 5 AM ventures since 2004. He joined the 5 AM Venture as a partner in the year 2003. Dr. Scot M. Rocklage has an experience of over 20 years or rather two decades in the healthcare industry and specifically in the healthcare management.
He also possesses huge scientific background. He has held so many leadership positions in the industry of health and pharmaceuticals. With his leadership skills, he was able to obtain FDA approval for his three new drugs applications that include Teslascan, Omniscan, and Cubicin.
The company 5 AM has offices in California, Waltham, and San Francisco and he is located in Waltham. Before he joined 5 AM, Dr. Scott M. Rockage was the CEO and the Chairman of Cubist Pharmaceuticals and currently the President and CEO of Nycomed Salutar. Dr. Rocklage held several Design and research positions. Read more: Scott Racklage | Bloomberg and Scott Racklage | Crunchbase
Rockledge also serves as the director and the President of Amersham Health and the Executive Chairman and a Co-president of Ipsa. He has worked in several organizations as the board chair.
Other boards, he has headed are Cidara Therapeutics, Nevra Therapeutics and also the chairman of Novra. He also possesses a wide range of experience in the strategic, health and science roles.All of these roles are purely focused in the field of pharmaceuticals.
He also has interests in the venture capital. Rocklage holds a bachelor of science degree in Chemistry from the University of California which is located in Berkley. He also holds a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
While doing his Doctor of Philosophy in Massachusetts, he conducted research in Richard R. Schrock laboratory who was the chemistry Nobel prize winner in 2005.
Dr. Scott M. Rocklage is an inventor and co-inventor of more than 30 US patents. He is also the author of more than 100 publications that have been published by media, blogs etc across the globe.
5 AM Ventures is always focused on supporting entities who main aim is to solve certain healthcare needs in the community. They support start-ups and help in cutting-edge breakthroughs in the health sectors.