Prior to serving as an independent consultant, Dr. Hepburn served in a number of senior roles, most recently as Senior Vice President, Drug Development, at Santarus, Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company in San Diego, focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing proprietary products that address the needs of patients treated by physician specialists. At Santarus, Dr. Hepburn was responsible for the establishment of the team responsible for drug development, clinical research and regulatory affairs, which led to the approval of the Zegerid products. Prior to joining Santarus, she served in a variety of senior roles, including Vice President of Clinical Development at La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company, Director of Immunology Clinical Research and head of the infliximab development team at Centocor, Inc., and Head of Inflammation, Bone and Allergy Clinical Research, Executive Director of Anti-inflammatory Research and Director of Regulatory Affairs at Novartis.
About ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals
ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing proprietary product candidates. The Company's lead product candidate is ANX-188, a rheologic, antithrombotic and cytoprotective agent that improves microvascular blood flow and has potential application in treating a wide range of diseases and conditions, such as complications arising from sickle cell disease. We also are developing ANX-514, a novel, detergent-free formulation of the chemotherapy drug docetaxel. More information can be found on the Company's web site at www.adventrx.com.
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