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Merck appoints Frank Clyburn to lead Human Health

Christian Fernsby |
Kenilworth, N.J., USA - Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, announced that Frank Clyburn, chief commercial officer, Human Health, will become president, Human Health and lead all Human Health commercial and marketing for the company.

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Frank Clyburn became chief commercial officer for Human Health in January 2019.

Prior to this role, Mr. Clyburn was the president of Merck’s global oncology business.

Mr. Clyburn joined Merck in 2008 and has had responsibility for numerous global pharmaceutical franchises, including diabetes, cardiovascular and women’s health, as well as leadership of marketing and sales teams.

Michael T. Nally, chief marketing officer, Human Health, will leave the company at the end of March.

Mr. Nally has served as chief marketing officer for Human Health since January 2019, following three years leading Merck’s global vaccines business.