Sukumar Nagendran, M.d.
Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer
United States of America
He held the role of Vice President, Head of Medical Affairs of U.S. and international business for Quest Diagnostics Inc.—the largest lab/diagnostics provider in the world. Dr. Nagendran served as Vice President, Head of Medical Affairs for the biotechnology company Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. At Daiichi Sankyo Company, he took on a number of leadership positions, including head of new products, metabolism, oncology, biometrics, and clinical operations for medical affairs. Dr. Nagendran received a B.A. from Rutgers University and an M.D. from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He also trained in Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and is a Mayo Alumni Laureate.