Dr. John Watson has extensive experience in both the business and therapeutic realms of pharmacy. Dr. Watson’s efforts in recent years have focused on providing employer groups pharmacy benefit and medication cost containment solutions. In addition to his role as Pharmacy Advisor for Catapult Health, Dr. Watson serves as Vice President of Prime Therapeutics, where he has accountability for employer market segment sales and business development activities.
Prior to joining Prime in 2017, Dr. Watson was a Lead Pharmacy Consultant at Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. He previously held leadership roles in sales, account management and product development with Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC)/Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX). Dr. Watson began his career as a practicing pharmacist, where he gained experience managing the clinical and operational functions of various community pharmacy distribution channels, including retail and home infusion pharmacies. Dr. Watson holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from The University of Texas at Austin, College of Pharmacy.