New Leadership for Health Sciences
Joseph Bocchino, Ed.D., M.B.A., was named interim senior associate dean of Health Sciences in January 2012. Previously he served as assistant professor and chair of GW’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Department of Clinical Research and Leadership. He also serves as the director of GW’s new graduate certificate and Master of Science in Health Sciences (MSHS) in Clinical and Translational Research program, which was developed in partnership with Children’s National Medical Center. This program was established and supported by the National Institutes of Health’s Clinical and Translational Science Award given to GW and Children’s National.
Bocchino has served as an executive in the pharmaceutical and health care industries, as well as in the public and private sectors. His corporate experiences have included: hospital assignments; both domestic markets and global market assignments; responsibilities in pharmaceutical clinical research, manufacturing and marketing environments; medical device development and manufacturing; and oversight responsibilities for regulatory affairs and product registrations.