Advisory Board

John Dwyer, Ph.D., Director of Protein Engineering, Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Curtis Sprouse​, President and CEO, EurekaConnect, LLC

Richard Gabriel, COO GLG Pharma, LLC; Executive GLG Pharma, SA

BS, Chemistry, MBA from Suffolk University’s Executive MBA Program

Richard has real expertise in cGMP process scale up and compliance, as well as complete understanding of the needs of an API manufacturing facility and build processes that are scalable, environmentally acceptable and safe (3 FDA inspections with no 483’s, ISO certification, DEA registration, DoD compliance, NCI contractor and inventor). Richard also has broad base experience in start-up companies, in particular, how to make them operational and profitable. He has 10 years of Team set-up, management and implementation for 165 person company (Pharm-Eco) and lecturer on cGMP and Teams within the Pharmaceutical Industry.​

Gordon Sustrik, Q.C. (Legal Advisor).

Gordon Sustrik has practiced extensively in all areas of corporate and commercial law and in particular has emphasized technology development and licensing, intellectual property and corporate structuring. He has been involved in developing and structuring research consortia, both national and international in scope. Gordon has written numerous articles, including articles on obligations of confidentiality, trade-mark licensing and technology transfer. He has lectured frequently for the Faculties of Law, Business and Engineering at the University of Alberta the Canadian Bar Association, Legal Education Society of Alberta, Licensing Executive Society, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada, THECIS and other organizations.