Lisa Zapawa, M.D., MPH

Director, Medical Science

Lisa Zapawa manages projects across a wide variety of projects involving support for pharmaceutical companies’ Rx-to-OTC switch programs, consumer health care products, prescription medications and vaccines, and non-profit public health advocacy organizations. She focuses primarily on supporting issues management processes, with responsibilities that have included conducting literature reviews and analysis, developing reports, manuscripts, and public health rationales, and overseeing integrated teams to provide strategic advice to clients on issues assessment and management.

Lisa has provided support to clients with a primary focus on health promotion and disease prevention across an array of public health issues and health conditions including, among many others, smoking cessation/tobacco control, women’s health conditions including reproductive health and family planning, pain management, cholesterol lowering, blood pressure lowering, and vaccines for childhood diseases and bioterror agents.

Lisa joined PinneyAssociates in 2003 after spending three years as a Senior Consultant for the Oncology and Cardiovascular Roundtables at The Advisory Board Company in Washington, D.C. Prior to that, she earned her Medical Degree from the University of Michigan Medical School and Master of Public Health in Health Management and Policy from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.