Navigation Links
MedImmune Strengthens Key Leadership Functions to Further Support Recently Expanded, Rapidly Advancing Product Portfolio
Date:2/7/2008

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune today announced that it has strengthened its leadership in research, human resources (HR) and regulatory affairs with three key promotions and has also hired a new head of vaccine manufacturing. Peter A. Kiener, D. Phil. has been appointed to executive vice president, research; Katy Strei to vice president, people and organization development, HR; and Eileen Valenta to vice president, operations and compliance, regulatory affairs. In addition, Shou-Bai Chao, Ph.D. has recently joined the company as vice president of vaccine manufacturing.

"As MedImmune prepares for the next phase of its corporate growth -- including dramatic acceleration within its product portfolio, it is imperative that we have strong leadership at the helm of all aspects of our business, but particularly within the research, HR and regulatory affairs functions," said David M. Mott, chief executive officer and president.

"Peter is now driving forward our global research efforts, which span from our core antibody research center in Maryland's biotech corridor to our discovery and development center in Cambridge, UK to our vaccine research facilities in the San Francisco Bay area of California. Katy is ensuring that we have the right people -- with the right skills -- at the right time, which is critical for us to deliver on the promise of our pipeline. Eileen's contributions will grow significantly with our maturing product portfolio and its need for regulatory affairs and compliance oversight. And, as we carry forward the potential next-generation of innovative vaccines, Shou-Bai is a welcome addition to the organization," Mott added.

Management Promotions

Dr. Peter Kiener has been promoted from senior vice president, research to executive vice president, research, overseeing all global research activities for the company. Since joining MedImmune in 2001, Dr. Kiener has made expert and strategic contributions in
'/>"/>

SOURCE MedImmune
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. MedImmune Submits Biologics License Application to FDA for Motavizumab
2. MedImmune Broadens Focus of Venture Capital Fund to Include New Therapeutic Areas
3. MedImmune Announces Seven Key Promotions and New Hires
4. AstraZeneca Bolsters Its Worldwide Biologics Division Through Integration of Cambridge Antibody Technology Into MedImmune
5. MedImmune to Present RSV Surveillance and Cost-Effectiveness Data at American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition
6. MedImmune Recognized by Local Volunteer Organization for Its Employees Exceptional Commitment to Community Service within Montgomery County
7. MedImmune Celebrates Opening of New Pilot Lab at Gaithersburg Headquarters
8. MedImmune Licenses Reverse Genetics Technology to Novartis for Use in Influenza Vaccine Development and Production
9. BioCryst Strengthens Its Expertise in Clinical Development By Adding Thomas J. Simon, M.D. as Interim Chief Medical Officer To Meet Growing Product Development and Commercial Opportunities
10. Anavex strengthens Board of Directors
11. PAREXEL Appoints Charles A. Stevens as Vice President/General Manager of Health Policy and Strategic Reimbursement and Strengthens Capabilities
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2014)... SHENZHEN, China , July 31, 2014 ... purchase of an Irys™System by BGI ... platform to enable comprehensive exploration of human structural variation ... organisms of interest, including those where no reference exists. ... develop new methods for multiplexing on the Irys System, ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... IL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 ... of automation across the U.S., increasing unemployment, depressing ... class. It is a Catch 22—we need ... but this means fewer jobs,” says economist and ... just-released Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States for ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... 2014 Sales Horizons, a leader in ... sales training course – Mastering the Complex Sale ... , Drawn from proven sales training programs used by ... Complex Sale online sales training course is available to ... face-to-face contact with customers, like technical support, engineers, clinical ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014 A study presented at ... and efficacy of CSL Behring,s C1 Inhibitor (C1-INH) ... in highly sensitized patients. C1-INH is a human ... system. The study shows that post-transplant ... the levels of complement components 3 and 4, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:BioNano Genomics Announces the Purchase of the Irys System by BGI 2BioNano Genomics Announces the Purchase of the Irys System by BGI 3BioNano Genomics Announces the Purchase of the Irys System by BGI 4ITRA Global Affiliate’s Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States Minimize the Impact of Automation on Middle Class and Unemployment 2ITRA Global Affiliate’s Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States Minimize the Impact of Automation on Middle Class and Unemployment 3ITRA Global Affiliate’s Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States Minimize the Impact of Automation on Middle Class and Unemployment 4Sales Horizons Offers Mastering the Complex Sale - a Comprehensive, Online Sales Skills Training Course 2Sales Horizons Offers Mastering the Complex Sale - a Comprehensive, Online Sales Skills Training Course 3Study Suggests C1-INH May Aid in Prevention of Antibody-Mediated Rejection Following Kidney Transplant 2Study Suggests C1-INH May Aid in Prevention of Antibody-Mediated Rejection Following Kidney Transplant 3
... July 23 Best Practices, LLC is a,research, ... in the,field of best practice benchmarking focused on ... Best Practices, LLC is,conducting business function specific Webinars ... Web-Conferences Scheduled in July 2008, Best Practices, ...
... - Chromos Molecular,Systems Inc. ("Chromos" or the "Company") ... authorities in the Provinces,of British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, ... against the Company effective July 22, 2008. As ... outstanding against the,Company., The Company continues to ...
... Duska Therapeutics,Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DSKA) ("Duska") announced ... of a proposed Phase 3 clinical study for,its ... Drug Administration,s (the,"FDA") Division of Cardiovascular and Renal ... FDA, including a face-to-face,meeting held on April 16, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Web-Conferences by Best Practices, LLC for July 2008 2Chromos Announces Full Revocation of Cease Trade Orders 2Duska Therapeutics Submits Phase 3 ATPace(TM) Protocol to FDA for Comment 2Duska Therapeutics Submits Phase 3 ATPace(TM) Protocol to FDA for Comment 3Duska Therapeutics Submits Phase 3 ATPace(TM) Protocol to FDA for Comment 4
(Date:7/31/2014)... shown that marine noise can affect animal movement and ... of Bristol and Exeter and the cole Pratique des ... boat noise stops embryonic development and increases larval mortality ... slug Stylocheilus striatus used in this study) ... later feed on toxic alga but this study, conducted ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... the way for a breakthrough that may prevent ... to poisonous chemicalsparticularly those in pesticides and chemical ... issue of the journal ChemBioChem outlines ... commonly used in pesticides and warfare agents. The ... Engineering Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... the Red Queen in Lewis Carroll,s Through the ... and National University of Singapore improved a 35-year-old ... over decades to millions of years. , The ... competition, incorporates the "Red Queen Effect," an evolutionary ... 1970s, which suggests that organisms must constantly increase ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Boat noise impacts development and survival of sea hares 2Engineering a protein to prevent brain damage from toxic agents 2Classic Lewis Carroll character inspires new ecological model 2Classic Lewis Carroll character inspires new ecological model 3
... to all living things can make hibernating marmots hungry ... obesity and eating disorders, according to a new study ... appears in the current issue of the Journal ... at http://jeb.biologists.org/cgi/reprint/213/12/2031 . Professor Greg Florant discovered ...
... Michigan State University scientists have developed a pioneering, comprehensive ... and wetlands more integrated and effective. "We call ... professor of fisheries and wildlife. "It,s a new way ... lakes, rivers and wetlands as they interact with ...
... U.S. economic stimulus program (ARRA) Health Information Technology for ... use of health information technology (HIT) and to ready ... leading members of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), ... decades has advocated for informatics as a health care ...
Cached Biology News:Marmots can teach us about obesity 2Innovative MSU research makes lake and stream conservation more effective 2AMIA Members Manage HITECH Stimulus Grant Awards 2
The imaging screen-K (Kodak), tritium, is a 20 x 25 cm storage phosphor screen that is used for the quantitation and imaging of 32P, 33P, 35S, 14C, and 3H....
The filter 695RDF55 Reflect 635 for the Molecular Imager FX is a band pass filter for Cy5 and Alexa Fluor 635 dyes....
The filter 605DF50 for the Molecular Imager FX is a band pass filter for ethidium bromide, SYPRO Red, SYPRO Ruby, Alexa Fluor 532 and 546, and Cy3 dyes when using the 635 nm laser....
... 175 tube gel cell is a stand-alone ... 2-D electrophoresis applications. The upper buffer chamber ... 9-23 cm long for isoelectric focusing (IEF) ... chamber and cooling core, lower buffer chamber, ...
Biology Products: