Relmada Therapeutics is led by an experienced management team. CEO Sergio Traversa PharmD, MBA has over twenty-five years of experience in the healthcare sector in the United States and Europe, ranging from management positions in the major pharmaceutical industry at Eli Lilly where he participated in the launch of Prozac and the early development of Zyprexa®, Strattera® and Cymbalta®, and Johnson & Johnson where he held the position of Area Manager for Southern Europe of Therakos Inc., a cancer and immunology division of the company, to investing and strategic advisory roles at leading healthcare focused financial institutions such as Mehta and Isaly, Merlin BioMed and Rx Capital.
Najib Babul, PharmD, is the President and Chief Scientific Officer of Relmada with over twenty years of experience in analgesic drug development. Dr. Babul was V.P., Global Clinical Drug Development and Therapeutic Leader, Analgesia & Rheumatology at Scirex Corporation (now Premier Research), and Director, Clinical Research at Purdue Pharma. He has designed studies and is an author on publications on MS Contin®, OxyContin®, Avinza®, Ultram® ER, Opana® ER, Codeine Contin®, sustained release hydromorphone and Dyloject®. He is also Chair of the American Pain Society's Clinical Trials Special Interest Group and sits on the editorial board of the Journal of Opioid Management.
Danny Kao, PhD, JD, is Consulting Senior Vice President, Pharmaceutical Development of Relmada and has extensive formulation development experience. He has developed a number of marketed extended release opioid dosage forms, including NDAs (New Drug Applications) and first to file ANDAs (Abbreviated New Drug Applications) and he has more than 20 issued or pending pa
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