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Ronald John Brenner

pharmaceutical industry executive

Ronald John Brenner, former pharmaceutical industry executive. Board directors American Foundation Pharmaceutical Education, 1983-1995. Member American Pharmaceutical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, Society Chemical Industry, Pharmacists Against Drug Abuse Foundation (vice president, trustee).

Background

Brenner, Ronald John was born on June 9, 1933 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Sam Ralph and Frieda V. E. (Buck) Brenner.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University Cincinnati, 1955. Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University Florida, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University Florida, 1959.

Career

Research scientist McNeil Laboratories, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, 1958-1966, director development research, 1966-1967, executive directors new products, 1967-1970, executive vice president, 1974-1978. Vice president Johnson & Johnson International, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1970-1974. President McNeil Pharmaceutical Company, Fort Washington, 1978.

Company group chairman Johnson & Johnson Company, New Brunswick, 1978-1982, vice president, 1982-1984. President, chief executive officer Cytogen Corporation, 1984-1988. Partner Hillman Medical Ventures, Inc., 1989-1998.

Trustee Philadelphia College Pharmacy and Science, 1976-1988. Member New Jersey Governor's Commission on Science and Technology, Task Force on Academy-Industrial Innovation. Member advisory board Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation.

Membership

Board directors American Foundation Pharmaceutical Education, 1983-1995. Member American Pharmaceutical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Academy Pharmaceutical Sciences, Society Chemical Industry, Pharmacists Against Drug Abuse Foundation (vice president, trustee).

Connections

Married Sally Gaskill, October 24, 1964. Children: Carol L., Nancy J., Katherine E., Richard J.

father:
Sam Ralph Brenner

mother:
Frieda V. E. (Buck) Brenner

spouse:
Sally Gaskill

children:
Carol L. Brenner

Nancy J. Brenner

Katherine E. Brenner

Richard J. Brenner