With 17 years of pharmaceutical experience, Dominick Ricci, MD, provides market messaging for new drugs still in the clinical trial stage of development, and positions them as attractive products for acquisition by large companies. Dr. Ricci has research and development expertise that has proven valuable in pre-launch market conditioning and his efforts have led to the successful release of a number of new drugs.

Dr. Dominick Ricci graduated with honors from the prestigious Complutense University of Madrid in 1978. Dr. Ricci completed his residency in internal medicine at Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola, New York, and his internship at Lincoln-Misericordia Hospital in the Bronx.

As Vice President and Medical Director of Medical Strategies for Lowe McAdams Healthcare from 1999 to 2001, Dominick Ricci, MD, incorporated clinical trial data into market messaging to assist in the launch of numerous new drugs. One of the most successful was the launch of a new drug for irritable bowel syndrome, which resulted in 450,000 prescriptions within its first 8 months on the market.

From 2001 to 2005, Dr. Dominick Ricci operated his own consulting firm. In serving the East Moriches, New York firm, he focused on developing marketing strategy and clinical trial design for Phase 3 trials of several new drugs. His company also developed content for a presentation that led to a lucrative business deal with a major pharmaceutical company.

From 2006 to 2009, Dr. Dominick Ricci was Senior Specialist of Professional Education and Medical Manager of Global Medical Affairs at Shire plc. In this role, Dr. Ricci built and leveraged relationships among regional and national industry and academic leaders in order to establish partnerships with key institutions. By successfully conditioning the market for the pre-launch and post-launch of new drugs, Dr. Ricci led efforts that resulted in rapid product uptake of several new medications.

Dominick Ricci, MD, has written articles for a variety of medical journals and has many publishing credits to his name. His most frequent publications focused on gastroenterology, his specialty during his medical training. Dr. Ricci belongs to several prestigious professional organizations, such as the American College of Physician Executives, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the National Association of Managed Care Physicians.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2009 - Present

Researcher and Public Speaker

Dr. Dominick Ricci, MD


Jul 1981 - Jun 1983


Yale University School of Medicine