Chris Kelly, associate director of Medical Communications, co-leads the medical writing team for the Health & Engagement Communications organization at QuintilesIMS.
With more than 25 years of medical communications experience, Chris has provided direct patient care, health education, professional training and instructional design in a variety of healthcare and medical communications settings.
Before joining Quintiles, Chris worked for 15 years as a senior health educator and trainer, leading instructional design, health literacy and content strategy for a pharma-based medical communications agency. During this time, Chris led the design and delivery of professional and patient education programs for pharma companies, health plans, advocacy organizations, home care and ambulatory care organizations. Chris has also presented and published on topics such as ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), Alzheimer’s disease, social listening, patient journey development and patient self-management.
Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from LaSalle University, and a master’s degree in adult education from Pennsylvania State University.