William Conklin | Value Chain Leader
Merck Vaccines

William Conklin, Value Chain Leader, Merck Vaccines

Thirty plus years’ experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing including solid oral dosage forms, aseptic parenterals, biologics and vaccines.  Currently responsible for Merck Vaccines Value Chain Management and supply strategy.
Bachelors of Science in Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and Masters in Business Administration from James Madison University.  Harvard Business Executive Program competitive strategy and certified Conner Partner Change Execution Leader.
Former board member on several not for profit organizations including Public Television and Educational Foundations.   Active in several community service organizations and Elder, First Presbyterian Church, Harrisonburg, VA.


DC Co-conference Day 3 April 5 @ 09:40

Supply disruptions – how to limit impact of supply disruptions on country vaccination programs

  • A closer look at the causes of the recent hepatitis vaccine shortage
  • Measures taken to avoid disruptions in supply
  • Potential solutions to avoid disruption from future shortages
    • Should other countries be stock piling?
    • How practical is this?

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