Former Vice President of Corporate Affairs , Eli Lilly Canada
Mr. D. Terry McCool was the Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Eli Lilly Canada. In this role he was responsible for all aspects of corporate affairs including federal and provincial government affairs, policy development, provincial and private reimbursement, pricing, health outcomes, advocacy relations, communications, strategic partnerships and public affairs.
Since joining Eli Lilly Canada, Mr. McCool held various senior management positions including Vice President of Sales and Vice President of Human Resources. He was also a member of the Senior Management Team and the Board of Directors of Eli Lilly Canada.
Mr. McCool sat on a number of industry association committees at the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) and Canada’s Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (Rx&D). He was Chair of the Intellectual Property Committee at Rx&D, and Chair of the Canada Committee at PhRMA, a Director and Member of the Executive Committee at the Institute of Health Economics in Alberta, a member of the Dean’s Advisory Committee for the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Pharmacy and a member of the Life Sciences Advisory Board for the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. He also chaired the Ottawa Liaison Committee for the Chamber of Commerce in Ottawa.
Upon retirement Mr. McCool consults with Industry and Government. He is on the Board of Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO) and the International Center for Health Innovation at the Ivey School of Business.
Mr. McCool has a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the University of Alberta and attended the Advanced Management programs at Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.