Lars Birgerson, M.D., Ph.D.


Lars-Birgerson, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Medical


Lars Birgerson, M.D., Ph.D. is senior vice president, Medical, and a member of the Research and Development (R&D) Executive Committee, the company’s most senior leadership group in R&D. Lars is also a member of the Brand Development Operating Committee as well as a co-chair of the Medical Review Group and the Commercialization Excellence team. He has responsibility for ensuring the safe and appropriate use of and access to our medicines through effective launch and in-line product support.

Lars has more than 20 years of biopharmaceutical industry experience in senior positions in Medical Affairs, Drug Development, Business Development and Licensing at Genentech, Roche, and Pharmacia. Prior to joining BMS, Lars served as the vice president of Medical Affairs at Genentech.

Lars received his M.D., Ph.D. and completed residencies in Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Surgery, Gynecological Oncology, and Urological Surgery at Uppsala University in Sweden.