Plural Leadership

Plural’s leadership, clinical pharmacy specialist and regulatory subject matter expert consultant team remain ahead of a steep learning curve to define extraordinary service today and tomorrow. We strive to build and honor long-standing, personal relationships with clients who share common values, beliefs, and goals.

Bryan C. McCarthy Jr., Managing Director – Regulatory Affairs

Bryan McCarthy is the Managing Director of Regulatory Affairs at Plural. Bryan was one of the founders of Plural in 2016 and served as Managing Consultant before entering his leadership role. Bryan earned his Pharm.D. at the University of Rhode Island, his M.S. in Social & Administrative Pharmacy at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, and M.J. in Health Law at the Loyola University Chicago Beazley Institute.  He is very active in the Chicago health law community. Bryan has a decade of leadership experience in a variety of complex pharmacy practice environments including industry, community, and multiple leading academic medical centers across the country.

Samantha S. Bastow, Managing Director – Clinical Affairs

Samantha Bastow is the Managing Director of Clinical Affairs at Plural. Samantha was one of the founders of Plural in 2016 and served as Managing Consultant before entering her leadership role. Samantha is a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist. Samantha earned her Pharm.D. at Palm Beach Atlantic University, B.S. in Biomedical Sciences at the University of South Florida, and completed post-graduate residency training in Emergency Medicine & Toxicology at Boston Medical Center. Currently, Samantha studies at the University of Illinois for her Masters in Business Administration.  Prior to joining Plural, Samantha practiced as an emergency medicine and toxicology pharmacotherapy specialist and later as a clinical pharmacy manager.  She has extensive experience in toxicology and application of pharmacokinetics to complex cases.

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