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Courtland R. LaVallee, Jr. BA, MBA

Head of Program Management, Immuno-Oncology

BeiGene USA, Inc.



Corky has worked in the biopharmaceutical project management industry since 1998, where he started as the PM for the Viagra program at Pfizer. Corky joined Genentech in March 2006 as the Director of Development Project Management, tasked to create from scratch a project management capability focused on supporting drug development teams.

Since then he has held PM leadership positions at companies such as Onyx, Elan and Theravance, and is currently Head of Immuno-Oncology Program Management at BeiGene USA. Corky has spoken at many conferences, taught the “New Drug Development” course for ten years at DIA and is the author of a chapter on project risk management in the book “Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Project Management in a Changing Global Environment” published by Wiley.