Scott Rocklage is helping cure people with new medications

Scott Rocklage has a Ph.D and over three decades of healthcare management experience. He got his education started at the University of California. There Scott received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. He continued on to receive his Ph.D in Chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

He is a board member for WaveRx, and VBI Vaccines. Scott is sits on the Board of Directors for Novira Therapeutics, Epirus Biopharmaceuticals, Rennovia, and Pulmatrix. On top of that he is a Board Chairman for Relypsa and a Board of Associates for Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research. How does it do it all?

This does not including his main career or entrepreneurship. Scott Rocklage is currently a Managing Partner at 5AM Ventures. He joined the team as a Venture Partner in 2003, but after a year he became a Managing Partner. With his leadership efforts Scott helped three new U.S. New Drug Applications get approved by the FDA. Learn more about Scott Rocklage: http://www.thestylemaponline.com/the-amazing-career-of-scott-rocklage-of-5am-ventures/ and http://www.rennovia.com/team/scott-m-rocklage/

They are called Cubicin®, Teslascan®, and Omniscan™. His ideas are brought to life by working with other business-executives, physicians, scientists that are all entrepreneurs looking to treat unmet medical needs with medicine.

There is no typical day for this Ph.D because every day is different. One day he might be working with life science and others include working on 5AM portfolio. There are a few things that keep him productive as an entrepreneur. It’s all about being well organized.

Scott does with with schedules, calendars, time management, you name it. He suggests that to grow you have to take risks every once in a while. You won’t get rich working for someone else, you have to break away and try being an entrepreneur. It’s all important to stay true to your business model and don’t stray too far from it.

Work with your strengths even if it does not seem trendy at the time. If there was one book he could suggest to readers is “Good to Great.” It is a great book on understanding performance and business.

On that note, one trend that excites Scott is targeting genotypes and mutations to treat cancer. There is more to come from this Ph.D in the world of science.

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Vijay Eswaran-The Force To Reckon With

Vijay Eswaran is a successful Malaysian entrepreneur, mentor, author, and philanthropist. He is a force to reckon with in the multi-level marketing industry, as he has proven to be a competent leader, through the establishment and success of QI Group, where he is the co-founder and the chairman. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran:  https://twitter.com/vjayeswaran?lang=en and http://www.wceforum.org/speakers/dato-sri-dr-vijay-eswaran/

Growing up from a humble background has motivated Vijay to work his way up to success, from doing odd jobs like driving cabs to being the 2013 CEO of the Year and among the 50 richest people in Malaysia.

It’s while in Europe doing odd jobs that he got introduced to multilevel marketing, and was prompted to pursue a course from CIMA, that gave him the knowledge to work as a part timer in the Synaptic company.

The Step to Success

The need to grow and succeed in life made Vijay Eswaran; pursue an MBA from Southern Illinois University. This education instilled the skills and knowledge on marketing, and marked the beginning to his success, as upon his return to Malaysia, he joined COSWAY Group, that acquainted him with the tools of trade.

In 1998, with other individuals with the same ideas and vision, Vijay started a direct selling, and training company (QI Group), that has now become a multinational conglomerate.

QI Group

QI Group is a Kuala Lumpur-based multilevel marketing company with subsidiaries operating in over 20countries, with regional offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia.

It has diversified its operations in sectors like telecommunications, direct sales, lifestyle, luxury and leisure, education, and property development among others. Under the leadership of Vijay Eswaran, the company has attained annual revenue of $750 million.

After the Success

Vijay appreciates the need to inspire others, and for this reason, he is an author, motivational speaker, and philanthropist. He has written helpful management insights in books like the ‘Sphere of Silence’, and ‘On the Wings of Thought’.

Additionally, he lectures and offers motivational talks across the world in universities, and plays influential roles in shaping discussions in leadership forums, like the World Economic Forum.

Moreover, Vijay Eswaran inspires the community through his child mentoring projects, women empowerment and philanthropic establishments like the RHYTHM Foundation, under the QI Group, that was listed in Forbes Heroes of Philanthropy and Lifetime in Asia.

Contribution of Larkin & Lacey to Human Rights Groups

Lacey and Larkin frontera fund immense contribution to the groups that advocate for civil, human and migrant rights.

PACH also known as Phoenix Allies for Community Health is a non-profit organization that provides free health care to the undocumented, uninsured immigrants, refugees, and the have-nots. The west Phoenix serves 30 to 40 patients a week. It conducts various hose calls. It has bilingual nurses and physician assistants.

PACH has helped people who cannot afford medical care plus offering free diagnosis. They attend to both physical and emotional needs of the patients. PACH focuses on holistic care, naturopathy, and acupuncture. PACH provides life coach, hypnotherapist practitioner. They have women who provide sound-healing session’s steeped in native tradition.

It has an education program which educates patients and the community on health issues. It offers EKGs and blood work onsite test. PACH understands the plight of refugees since it emerged from immigrant rights movement. It makes it easy for the uninsured to get treated in time and at a low-cost or at no cost to the patient.

The program saves a lot of lives including family welfare and hospitals from spending millions on severe conditions. The volunteers treat their patients’ health as their main purpose in PACH. The founder of PACH was a street doctor originally.

When a street doctor, he saw the need for proper health care to the undocumented and uninsured people in the region. The organization’s main duty is to ensure that proper medical attention is provided to immigrants and the poor despite facing a lot of barriers.

Lacey and Larkin Frontera fund is closely related to the Angeles de Frontera. Angeles de Frontera is also a non-profit organization which focuses on the migrant’s right, immigration reforms and prevention of immigrant deaths along the border. The organization involves community education and awareness programs.

It also covers San Diego County’s immigrant population through migrant outreaches such as free legal assistance program and Day Laborer outreach. During the 2014 immigration crisis, Border Angels was actively in place. Border Angels donated over 45 tons of toys, food, books and clothing for the migrants. Read more: Village Voice Media | Wikipedia

The volunteers helped to show the difference between the anti-migrants demonstrators and the migrants who were arriving for processing in California, Murrieta, and in Riverside County.

Michael and Jim were the founders of village voice media in 1970. They introduced a weekly newspaper to give readers liberty of choice in Phoenix, Arizona. Lacey and Larkin were arrested in 2007. The case was later dropped by county attorney Andrew Thomas.

Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin sued Arpaio, Thomas and Dennis Wilenchik, the special prosecutor, for violating their First Amendment Rights and abuse of power. Thanks to the settlement of this case in their favour, they can now put a smile in the face of migrants.

Lacey and Larkin won the case and received $3.75 million. They used this fund to start and establish Frontera fund to assist the Hispanic community of Phoenix.

Lacey and Larkin Frontera fund sponsor groups that advocate for human, civil, and migrants right. It also supports groups which advocate for freedom of speech and civil participation throughout Arizona.