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.

Adrienne Wilson

Chief Operating Officer, CPE Communications

Adrienne Wilson is the Chief Operating Officer of CPE Communications. She has over 15 years of experience with planning, developing, and executing interactive programming in the healthcare industry. Adrienne began her career as a Creative Director, overseeing brand development and managing all marketing, editorial, and production team efforts. The technical knowledge she gained, paired with her varied experience in a wide array of therapeutic areas, has led to new virtual opportunities and innovative formats to engage HCPs, clients, and their stakeholders. Adrienne’s creativity, coupled with her knowledge of the operational needs of both marketing and medical affairs, puts her in an ideal position of providing customers with relevant and stimulating programming to meet their medical communication needs. Adrienne’s team well understands the need to pivot in an ever-changing environment and has a proven track record of ensuring success.

Laura Gartner

Senior Director, Program Management

As Senior Director of Program Management, Laura brings over 20 years of medical education experience to CPE Communications. In 1997, after 10 years in public relations, marketing, and management-including a marketing manager position at a large medical device manufacturer - Laura entered the medical education field. She has held several senior-level positions in program management and operations in which she was responsible for program development and implementation teams as well as company operations. Throughout her career, Laura has served on several executive management committees. In 2003, she was a recipient of the Healthcare Business Women's Association Rising Star award. Laura has successfully applied her extensive product knowledge, organizational skills, and management experience to the direction of medical education programs on both national and international levels. Such programs have included continuing medical education symposia, speaker training programs, advisory board meetings, product launch initiatives, slide lecture kits, patient education materials, newsletters, clinical monographs, and virtual and web-based activities. Her therapeutic experience spans the areas of gastroenterology, infectious diseases, women's health, men's health, neurosciences, cardiovascular diseases, pulmonary diseases, solid organ transplantation, and oncology. At CPE Laura works closely with clients and the internal program teams on the overall implementation and execution of senior-level educational programs.

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).