Nicholas G. Bacopoulos '67
Nicholas G. Bacopoulos graduated Athens College in 1967 and received his BA degree from Cornell College and PhD from the University of Iowa in the USA. He completed postgraduate studies at Yale University and joined the Dartmouth Medical School faculty. He has served as Executive Director of Biology and Senior Director of Corporate Strategic Planning at Pfizer Inc. where he led the research which resulted in Pfizer’s neuroscience and cancer pipelines. He also served as President or CEO of several biotechnology companies including OSI Pharmaceuticals, Anaderm Research Corporation, Aton Pharmaceuticals and Mersana Pharmaceuticals, which produced additional cancer drugs or were acquired by major pharmaceutical companies.