Who We Are

The CPE leadership team is a diverse and seasoned group of pharmaceutical industry professionals. We bring decades of experience developing medical education programs for marketing and medical affairs clients and demonstrate expertise in numerous therapeutic areas.

Laura Chase

Vice President

A medical communications professional dedicated to successful client partnerships, Laura leads all facets of the CPE team to engage key stakeholders in innovative ways on behalf of our pharmaceutical clients. A background in nursing and years of clinical experience, coupled with an extensive history in client services and project management, contribute to Laura’s successful leadership and the development of strong partnerships with pharmaceutical teams. Partnering with marketing, medical affairs, health economics, KOL engagement, or patient advocacy, Laura balances client needs with the drive to keep patients as the focal point for all pharmaceutical work.

Blythe M. Fichtenholtz

Group Director, Clinical Services

Drawing on a medical communications career spanning 2 decades, Blythe leads the clinical writing team to conceptualize and develop educational programs and advisory activities and develop high-quality scientific content to support these initiatives. Blythe is a content strategist and medical writer whose career includes the development of content and educational programs for brand teams, medical affairs departments, and CME programming. Winner of the 2008 Healthcare Business Women’s Association Rising Star Award, Blythe brings a commitment to scientific integrity and quality communication to her work. She infuses her work with a passion for educating healthcare providers and impacting the lives of patients while serving the needs of our pharmaceutical clients.

Our dynamic project management approach relies on our dedicated account teams and support services and provides a solid foundation for hands-on, interactive, and flawless program delivery. We execute projects on time, on budget, and with strict adherence to all US and EU regulations including HIPAA, the Physician Payment Sunshine Act, and in the EU, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).