Mr. Boulding is the Senior Vice President, Business Development and Legal of PTC Therapeutics, Inc. PTC is a privately-held biotechnology company located in South Plainfield, New Jersey. The company's mission is to discover and develop small molecule drugs based on its expertise in the field of post-transcriptional control. Prior to working for PTC, Mr. Boulding was the General Counsel and an Executive Vice President of MedicaLogic/Medscape, Inc., a publicly-traded company offering software and information products to physicians and consumers. He joined the company following its acquisition in 2000 of Medscape, Inc., where he was also General Counsel. Before Medscape, Mr. Boulding was in private practice in Washington DC, where he specialized in healthcare and technology law, with a focus on pharmaceutical, biotech, and high-tech companies.
Mr. Boulding is a member of the American Bar Association/Business Law Section's Cyberspace Law Committee, where he served from 1997-2000 as the co-chair of the Internet Law Subcommittee. Mr. Boulding was a co-founder of the Internet Healthcare Coalition, a nonprofit organization dedicated to education, guidance, and policymaking in the service of high-quality health care information on the Internet. He also served on the founding Board of Directors of the eHealth Initiative, which was created by the leading healthcare organizations to promote the use of technology to improve healthcare.
Among Mr. Boulding's publications are articles and book chapters on health law and policy, FDA regulation of drugs and medical devices, and computer law. He is a an editor of the recent ABA Business Law Press book, Internet Law for the Business Lawyer. Mr. Boulding has presented at meetings of the American Bar Association, the Food and Drug Law Institute, the Drug Information Association, the Pharmaceutical Research and Education Institute, the Pharmaceutical Advertising Council/HMC Council, the Medical Marketing Association, and various commercial conference providers.
An honors graduate of Yale College, Mr. Boulding received his law degree cum laude from the University of Michigan.
Additional information concerning Mr. Boulding, as well as copies of recent publications, can be obtained from his web site.
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