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Matthew Taitelman

Director, Physician Recruitment
267.948.1445

 

Professional Background

Matt joined KHI to become a member of our growing physician recruitment team, where he works in multiple therapeutic disciplines with a keen focus in CNS/Neurology and Rare Disease.  The physician team has a specific focus within clinical development and medical affairs, conducting Director through CMO-level searches. Globally, KHI’s physician recruitment team specializes in a diverse array of therapeutic areas, including Oncology, Immunology, Inflammation and Infectious Disease, along with a broader-based general medicine division.

In his tenure with KHI, Matt  has successfully partnered with numerous emerging biotech and global pharma organizations to identify and attract the most sought-after physician talent in the marketplace. Typical searches include: 

  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Vice President of Clinical Development
  • Vice President of Medical Affairs
  • Head of Translational Medicine
  • Senior Medical Director
  • Medical Director

Prior to joining KHI, Matt was an attorney at a full service law firm in Philadelphia where he worked as a trial attorney litigating complex tort cases. He represented injured parties, multinational motor carriers and prominent local Philadelphia businesses in cases involving catastrophic injuries. He holds a B.S. in Biobehavioral Health from Pennsylvania State University and  a J.D. from Drexel University. 

Matthew Taitelman

 

Personal Snapshot:

  • Lives in Wyncote, PA with his wife Sarah and son Enzo. 
  • Enjoys playing basketball and hiking with his family. 
  • Always interested in finding new places to eat 

Recent Placements

  • CMO (Orphan Neuro/Psych)
  • CMO (Genetically Defined Rare Disease)  
  • CMO (Orphan Endocrine)
  • Head of Neurology (Orphan Neuro)
  • Vice President of Clinical Development (Rare Blood Disorders)
  • Vice President of R & D (CNS)
  • Vice President of Medical Affairs (Pain/CNS)
  • Executive Medical Director (Pain/Schizophrenia)
  • Executive Medical Director (CNS)
  • Executive Medical Director (Epilepsy/CNS)
  • Senior Medical Director (Alzheimer’s/CNS)
  • Medical Director (Genetically Defined Rare Disease)
  • Medical Director (Pain/CNS)