Kevin John Fowler, MD, PhD, FASN, Vice Chair
Kevin Fowler has over 30 years of Life Sciences experience in pharmaceutical organizations both commercial and R&D. His career has encompassed a breadth and depth of skills and experiences. During his career, he demonstrated leadership in sales management, training, public affairs, global marketing, patient advocacy, and patient marketing. Kevin formed his own patient advocacy and patient-engagement consulting business in 2014, The Voice of the Patient, Inc. His clients have included: CareDx, Immucor Inc., Hansa Medical, Horizon Pharma, TapCloud LLC, Otsuka, Omeros, Protalix Biotherapeutics, and patientMpower. In 2017, Kevin was selected to be a Patient Editor of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.
Based upon his personal experiences of having a pre-emptive kidney transplant in 2004, he has a deep passion for patient advocacy and patient engagement. Kevin brings the patient voice to several organizations as a volunteer:
- National Kidney Foundation, Kidney Advocacy Committee
- Board of Directors, American Association of Kidney Patients
- Kidney Research Institute, Patient Advisory Committee
- PKD Foundation, Patient Registry Committee
- Empower PKD, Advisory Board