Dr. Scott Rocklage is an entrepreneur that believes in helping others reach higher heights. Dr. Rocklage works with 5AM Ventures. He has been affiliated with this company since 2003. Dr. Rocklage has served the company in multiple roles including as a Venture Partner and a Managing Partner. One accomplishment that Dr. Rocklage is proud of is his strategic leadership responsibilities that led to FDA approval of three U.S. New Drug Applications (Omniscan™, Teslascan® and Cubicin®).
Dr. Scott Rocklage is a brave risk taker. He feels that you do best when you control your own future through entrepreneurship not by choosing to work for major companies. He works with entrepreneurs in a variety of professions and assists them in organizing shaping their ideas into solutions that will hopefully meat unmet medical needs. He encourages new entrepreneurs to stay true to what your business knows how to do well and not stray too far from your strengths. This is critical when times are difficult. Some feel it might be easier to try something that is currently trending. He also encourages new entrepreneurs to stay focused on the long term goal that you have established.
One strength Dr. Rocklage has is his ability to spot new trends. This is a strength Dr. Rocklage has developed over the past 30 years. He feels that one current trend is the explosive growth in being able to target unique ways to treat cancer. This has resulted in the extension of peoples lives. He feels that additional improvements will be developed in the near future, which he considers exciting. 5AM Ventures is one company definitely worth following moving forward.