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About Govise, Inc.

We are the premier partner for medical review services and medical affairs consulting for pharmaceutical and medical device companies. Our company offers the flexibility you need by providing both ad-hoc and team-integrated solutions.

Our medical review services deliver high-quality medical reviews that maximize the impact of your science in a complex regulatory environment while maintaining the highest standards, quality and compliance. We partner to drive strategic solutions that are both compelling and compliant.

Jimmie L. Overton, Pharm.D.

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Dr. Jimmie Overton has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry and is a recognized medical affairs subject matter expert. He has experience and proven results across all facets of the function holding key leadership roles in:

  • US and International Medical Promotional Review
  • Global Medical Information
  • Global Operations and Training
  • Medical Excellence/Field Scientific Communications
  • MSL Leadership

Medical Education (CME) and as Medical Director

His unique expertise spans product launches, integrations, acquisitions/divestitures, harmonization, globalization, and centralizing/decentralizing functions to align with the needs of the business.

He most recently served as the Vice President of Global Medical Information and Medical Promotional Review at Allergan and as the Vice President of Global Medical Information for Allergan/AbbVie before co-founding Govise, Inc.

Dr. Overton is a registered pharmacist and holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Kentucky.

Janet Gottlieb, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Dr. Janet Gottlieb’s experience in research, diagnostics, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals in a career spanning over two decades provides critical insight into medical review. 

At Allergan, Dr. Gottlieb led the Medical Promotional Review team as Executive Director, where she was responsible for providing guidance on medical and commercial materials and marketing campaigns. She also educated her team and colleagues on the latest FDA regulations, warning letters, and other relevant topics related to ensuring compliance and consistency. She had a direct role in the formation, expansion, and training of the centralized Medical Promotional Review team, which resulted in greater efficiencies via improved turnaround times, consistency in guidance, enhanced communication, and successful commercial launches. She is a recognized subject matter expert in the field, presenting as an invited speaker at multiple industry conferences.

Dr. Gottlieb holds an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences and Ph.D. in Medical Microbiology and Molecular Virology from the University of California, Irvine.