Since September 2013
Responsible for preclinical and early clinical development of immune programs for chronic viral infections.
Oversight/ management of various immune programs from Discovery through to proof-of-concept clinical trials.
Post-doctoral Fellow United StatesDecember 1997 --- June 2001
use of siv non-human primate model for development of hiv Vaccines.
Post-doctoral Fellow United KingdomJune 1995 --- June 1997
studying the immune mechanism of penicillin allergies
Animal models Cell biologyImmunoassaysImmunologyVaccinesimmune modulation
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skills Analyze data Create SOPs Develop protocols Develop clinical trial protocols Guide students Interact with physicians Interpret data Search literature on clinical trialsAdvise on strategyAseptic techniquesAttend investigator meetingCoach staffCollaborate with medical teamCollaborate with principal investigatorCollaborate with project teamCommunicate effectively on different company levelsCommunicate with investigatorCommunicate with sponsor
Ph.D. in Biology from University of York in 1994
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Pharmacology from University of Leeds in 1990