During its first five years of development, Dr. Muchmore was the sole physician on the Lilly inhaled insulin development effort and the AIR(R) Insulin team. He was responsible for designing and executing all of the early phase studies and he successfully advanced the program to Phase III. Dr. Muchmore's responsibilities at Lilly also included the evaluation of promising new technologies, which is how he became aware of Halozyme's proprietary insulin program and its recombinant human hyaluronidase enzyme technology. Prior to leading Lilly's inhaled insulin program, Dr. Muchmore served on the Evista Product Team for osteoporosis and breast cancer indications from 1995 to 1999 and as its Physician Group Leader from 1997 to 1999. He is the recipient of numerous awards for professional achievement, including the Eli Lilly Global Brand Development Team Leadership Award in 2007.
From 1982 to 1995, Dr. Muchmore was staff endocrinologist at the Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, holding additional appointments as Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSD, and Senior Physician, The Whittier Institute for Diabetes and Endocrinology. Dr. Muchmore also served as visiting endocrinologist at the Logan Heights Community Clinic in San Diego. He received his AB degree in Biological Sciences from Stanford University, his MD from UCSD, and initiated his internship and residency training in internal medicine at the University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals in Seattle, Washington. He finished his residency training in 1978 at the Martinez Veterans Hospital, affiliated with the University of California, Davis. Dr. Muchmore completed a Fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism, followed by Instructorship in Medicine, at University Hospital, Seattle in 1982.
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