Rebecca Sackler was born in 1989, Rebecca took a different route than her sister, Marianna. Instead of joining the family business, she became a veterinarian. In 2012, she graduated from Yale College and further studied at the University of California–Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
Where Is Rebecca Sackler Now?
The Sackler family still holds the title of one of America’s wealthiest families. Made up of over 40 members between descendants from the three original Sackler brothers, its wealth and heirs now span several generations. Rebecca Sackler (now Selikoff) lives in New York with her husband, Jeffrey Selikoff.
In 2014, Rebecca and Marianna, with their father, Richard, and brother, David, established The Richard Sackler Family Endowment in Medicine at Yale, which was funded by “a gift of stock donated by Sackler in 2009.
How much do i want harry styles? I cry myself to sleep everynight knowing i wont get his njmber at least
— Rebecca sickler (@sickler_rebecca) January 13, 2013
The oldest, Arthur, passed away in 1987 before OxyContin was even invented. However, he did spearhead the evolution of pharmaceutical advertising, as well as the marketing of Librium and Valium.
As a doctor, he wanted to move away from the more intrusive treatments of the 1940s, such as electroshock therapy, which is why he was a staunch supporter of prescription medicine.