Leadership Team

David Duplay

President & Chief Executive Officer

David is responsible for developing and overseeing the company’s vision, mission and strategic direction. With a solid background in healthcare marketing, communications and technology and more than 20 years of experience working with pharmaceutical companies, research organizations and patient groups, David brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience to MedTera. During his career, David has developed and executed innovative marketing and communication projects across the Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Healthcare Industries.

Tim Foley 

Senior Vice President

Prior to joining MedTera, Tim was the president of Cardiac Rhythm Associates of New Jersey. He has also served as a Territory Manager and Consultant for Guidant, which was acquired by Boston Scientific and St. Jude Medical in their Cardiac Units. Tim started his sales and marketing career with Merck where he launched numerous products. Foley earned his B.S. in Accounting from LaSalle University and an M.S. and M.B.A. from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Courtland F. Long, MPH

Vice President of Marketing & Community Management

Courtland has been managing multi channel marketing and education programs for the last 5 years. Prior to joining New Colony Partners, Courtland managed marketing programs for a New York City based start-up. In addition to marketing, Courtland serves as the primary day-to-day contact for clients, starting with program development through program execution and is also responsible for moving the customer's training content smoothly through our process. 

Physician Advisory Board Members

Jun Huangpu 

Sr. Vice President, Data Analytics & Customer Insights

Jun has spent his career providing clinical and marketing strategies and solutions to the pharmaceutical, biotech & medical device industry. Jun’s work centers on his ability to assist clients in mapping the new market landscape shaped by policy, science and technology. Jun received his BS in Biology from Zhongshang University, his Masters in Biology from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, his Ph.D. in Biology from Bowling Green State University and his MBA from Harvard Business School.

Mark S. Freed, MD, FACC 

MedTera Senior Medical Advisor

Dr. Freed is a cardiologist in Chicago, Illinois; founder and current President and Editor-in-Chief of Freed Medical Communications and the Physician-Patient Partnership Program; founder and former President and Editor-in-Chief of Physicians’ Press; and a thought leader on physician-patient collaboration and engagement. Dr. Freed has co-authored or edited more than 25 books on clinical medicine and has been an invited speaker and abstract grader for the American College of Cardiology. He’s co-founder and former co-director of the Interventional Cardiology Self-Assessment and Review Program at the renowned Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference. Dr. Freed’s professional focus is to improve healthcare by creating programs and resources that strengthen the physician-patient partnership and improve patient adherence, satisfaction, quality of care and clinical outcomes.

Mark R. Vanelli, MD

MedTera Senior Medical Advisor

Dr. Vanelli is a Psychiatrist in Westborough, Massachusetts and facility member at Harvard University College of Medicine. Dr. Vanelli is a consultant to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry, recognized author, speaker and researcher on the impact non-adherence has on the overall global healthcare system and the importance of patient education on promoting health and wellness. Dr. Vanelli is a graduate of Harvard University.

George T. Zahorian III, DO, FACOS

MedTera Senior Medical Advisor

Dr. Zahorian is a board certified Urologic Surgeon practicing in Pennsylvania. In addition to his medical practice, Dr. Zahorian is an advisor to the pharmaceutical industry in the areas of patient education, medication compliance / adherence and assists in commercialization process of new and innovative therapy’s. Dr. Zahorian is a recognized author and speaker on a range of healthcare topics and healthcare policy. Dr. Zahorian studied Endocrinology at Seton Hall University and received his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.