Doug Stroup is an award-winning health communicator with experience spanning more than twenty years working with Fortune 500 companies and their brands and leading health-related organizations to help find their unique voices and opportunities for success. He is CEO of Doug Stroup Associates, a healthcare communications consultancy he founded after 25 years of leadership at agencies including Publicis Healthcare, Ruder Finn, Havas Worldwide, and Marina Maher Communications. His US and global work spans a wide range from groundbreaking diagnostic testing, to digestive health innovation, infectious diseases, diabetes, cancer care and personal wellness. Concepts delivered by Stroup and his teams have created unique and transformative strategic pathways for results that change attitudes and behaviors. His clients have included Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, Sanofi, Schering Plough, Bristol Myers Squibb, Gerber Products, McNeil Consumer Products, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare and Astra Zeneca. Stroup’s work has been recognized with numerous awards for innovation and excellence in communications including the Public Relations Society of America, SABRE, Pharmaceutical Advertising and Marketing Association, Cable Television Association and a Telly® Award. Doug studied at Cornell University.