CHAPEL HILL, N.C., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Paul Meade,
the president and founder of Thought Leader Select, a Research
Triangle, NC company focused on facilitating medical expert
collaborations with the biopharmaceutical and other healthcare
industries, has accepted an invitation to speak at the annual
meeting of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
The 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress of the American
Association of Clinical Endocrinologists will take place from April
13-17 in San Diego, CA. At the invitation of AACE
President-Elect Dr. Yehuda Handelsman, Meade will speak during the
annual Corporate AACE Partner (CAP) meeting, an opportunity for
physicians and representatives from partnering companies, including
biopharmaceutical and medical device firms, to learn about emerging
topics in inter-industry collaborations in medicine.
Meade’s speech, “Interactions in the Age of Transparency,” will
outline a new path forward for even better industry collaborations
with medical experts based on a foundation of ethics and
transparency. “I am honored to accept the invitation from Dr.
Handelsman and the AACE,” stated Meade. “I have built my career on
the basis of an unwavering commitment to ethics and transparency.
We have to remember that we’re all in this
together—health care providers, researchers, and people from
industry—to promote better health for everyone in this
country. If we always keep patients’ best interest in mind
and work together is an open and fair manner, we all win!”
About Paul Meade
Paul Meade is the founder and president of Thought Leader Select
and Clear Point Health, companies that serve various industries
within healthcare. In May of 2010, Meade completed his Master of
Public Health degree with an ethics certificate from the Gillings
School for Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill.