Dr. Knikki Childs Pendleton, PharmD
Dr. Knikki Childs Pendleton, PharmD, is the Director for the Southeast Diabetes Regional Medical Liaison team at Sanofi. Dr. Pendleton completed her pre-pharmacy work at Emory University and then earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Howard University in 1994. Knikki started her pharmaceutical career as a medical liaison at Gilead Sciences in 1999. She then joined Sanofi as a Regional Therapeutic Liaison and was promoted to Regional Director of the CV-RML team in 2005. In 2012, Dr. Pendleton was named “Field Medical Director of the Year” by her peers and the leadership at Sanofi. She was also selected as” Sanofi Talent Champion” for excellence in Leadership and mentorship in 2013. Dr. Pendleton holds memberships in the National Pharmaceutical Association and American Diabetes Association. She is also the Co- Lead of ADVANCE a diversity employee resource group at Sanofi.