Chief Medical Officer
Thomas Smith, M.D. joined Charleston Laboratories as Chief Medical Officer in late December 2016. As CMO he collaborates with the executive team in setting global corporate strategy, works closely with medical and regulatory agencies, and develops late phase medical and clinical strategies for our products. Dr. Smith has more 25 years of experience in a variety of health care roles, ranging from 12 years as a private practitioner and clinical investigator to numerous leadership roles in major pharmaceutical corporations including Abbott Laboratories, Genzyme, Teva, and Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. He has been instrumental to these organizations in helping bring to market effective and safe medications to serve millions of patients around the globe. Dr. Smith holds an undergraduate degree from Purdue University and a medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine.