Rick Tsai

Head of Medical Affairs MSD K.K. (Japan)

Rick_Tsai_photo_resizedRick is currently the Head of Medical Affairs and Executive Officer at MSD KK. Prior to his current role, Rick was the head of Medical Affairs for Allergan for Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China.  From 2006-2011 Rick Spent 5 years at Merck Research Laboratory(MRL) where he was a director responsible for clinical development and later as a senior director and head of Regulatory Affairs in Japan.  Rick was a practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in Brentwood, California. Rick earned his M.D. from College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and DMD with Magna cum laude in research from Harvard School of Dental Medicine