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Thomas Ovid Oesterling

Thomas Ovid Oesterling was American pharmaceutical executive. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award Ohio State University College Pharmacy, 1982; Parke Davis research grantee, 1962-1964; American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education fellow, 1964-1966. Member American Chemical Society, Society Nuclear Medicine, Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, Society for Neurosci.

Background

  • Oesterling, Thomas Ovid was born on March 6, 1938 in Butler, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Victor Kenneth and Marjorie Gertrude (Oswald) Oesterling.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Ohio State University, 1962. Master of Science, Ohio State University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1966.

    Career

    • Research associate, research head Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, 1966-1976. Director research and development dermatological division Johnson & Johnson Corporation, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1976-1978, director pharmaceutical Research and Development, 1978-1979. Vice president medical products Research and Development Mallinckrodt, Inc., St. Louis, 1979-1983.

      Senior vice president Research and development Collaborative Research Inc., Bedford, Massachusetts, 1984-1986, president, 1986-1989. Chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer Gliatech Inc., Cleveland, 1989-2000. Retired

      Member faculty Arden House Conference on Stability Evaluation Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, 1979.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous science articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Member American Chemical Society, Society Nuclear Medicine, Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, Society for Neurosci.

    Connections

    • Married Janet Westrick, December 30, 1960 (divorced 1983). Children: Thomas, Jennifer, Daniel. Married Cynthia Adler, 1984 (divorced 1987).
    • father: Victor Kenneth Oesterling
    • mother: Marjorie Gertrude (Oswald) Oesterling
    • spouses: Janet Westrick
    • Cynthia Adler
    • children: Thomas Oesterling
    • Jennifer Oesterling
    • Daniel Oesterling
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    Nationality
    • 1962
      Ohio State University
    • 1964
      Ohio State University
    • 1966
      Ohio State University
    • 1966 - 1976
      Research associate, Upjohn Company
      Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
    • 1966 - 1976
      research head, Upjohn Company
      Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      director, Research and Development dermatological division Johnson & Johnson Corporation
      New Brunswick, Canada
    • 1979 - 1983
      vice president, medical products Research and Development Mallinckrodt
    • 1984 - 1986
      senior, vice president Research and Development Collaborative Research Incorporated
      Bedford, Eastern Cape, South Africa
    • 1989
      chairman, Gliatech Incorporated
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1989
      president, Gliatech Incorporated
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1989
      Chief Executive Officer, Gliatech Incorporated
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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