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Daniel Strauss

Client Partner, Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management


Professional Background

Dan joined KHI in 2010 and leads our Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management practice.  He and his team successfully partner with clients to hire more than 35 PV executives annually, with an emphasis on Safety Physicians (MD/DO). Dan and the Klein Hersh Pharmacovigilance team have placed more than 15 Heads of Drug Safety with our partners ranging from 25-person biotechs to top-15 global pharmaceutical companies. Since Dan joined KHI he has won numerous awards both domestically and internationally as one of the most influential and successful recruiters in the PV marketplace.  He was also responsible for building and establishing KHI’s presence in Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Prior to KHI Dan was a Spanish Education major at Penn State, and spent 4 months living abroad in Seville, Spain. He credits his teaching background for his unique approach and drive to help people become better and achieve the most that they possibly can in 3 major aspects of life: personally, professionally, and financially.

Daniel Strauss


Personal Snapshot:

  • Married to his wife Erica, with a daughter (Noa) and a Wheaten Terrier (Tobie)
  • Board Member, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Montgomery County PA.  Big Brother since 2009
  • Avid basketball player and fan.  #TrustTheProcess.

Meet Daniel

Learn about Klein Hersh's Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Practice

Recent Placements

  • SVP, Global Head of Safety
  • VP, Pharmacovigilance
  • VP, Drug Safety and Risk Management
  • VP, Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Head of Risk Management
  • Head of PV Operations
  • TA Safety Head – Bone, Dermatology
  • TA Safety Head – Oncology/Immuno-Oncology
  • TA Safety Head – CNS/Pain
  • Head of Medical Safety Evaluation
  • Senior Medical Director, PVRM
  • Senior Director, Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Medical Director, Clinical Safety
  • Medical Director, PVRM
  • Director, Safety Sciences
  • Director, PV Operations
  • Associate Medical Director, Pharmacovigilance
  • Safety Physician Consultant