Julie Cahill, M.D.
V.P., Consulting and Medical Director Services
Dr. Cahill has been an integral part of the Zipher team since 2016 and now heads the Consulting Division. With her deep medical knowledge and analytical mindset, Julie regularly leads the creation of cross-functional medical strategies and has helped with numerous drug launches. Her clinical experience also provides the background needed to identify medical needs and direct the development of Medical data generation programs. In addition, it lends her the insight necessary to work with thought leaders and execute engaging advisory boards that result in impactful recommendations. Overall, her leadership, strategic thinking, and medical education help Zipher clients demonstrate their value both within their organization and to external stakeholders.
Dr. Cahill is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Virginia with a B.A. in biology and distinction in mathematics. She received her M.D., cum laude, at Georgetown University and went on to general surgery residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She also completed specialized training in breast surgery, including both benign breast disease and breast cancer, at Northwestern University, and she is a board-certified general surgeon.