Biography - William H. Carson, M.D.
Sphinx Board of Directors
William H. Carson, M.D., is the Chair of the Sphinx Organization’s Board of Directors and President & CEO of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (OPDC). Dr. Carson was first elected to the Sphinx board in 2013 and has been active on the Executive Committee since that year. In his role as Chair, he spearheads a wide range of efforts that continue to strengthen Sphinx’s impact, including securing key underwriting support for Sphinx’s signature events, such as the Sphinx Virtuosi at Carnegie Hall and the Sphinx Medals of Excellence in Washington, D.C. For Otsuka, since his appointment in 2010, he has led the development efforts of compounds in neuroscience, cardio-renal, and oncology. Dr. Carson received an A.B. degree in history and science from Harvard University and an M.D. degree from Case Western Reserve University.