Navigation Links
Two Pharmaceutical Executives Join TheraQuest Management Team
Date:6/24/2010

BLUE BELL, Pa., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- TheraQuest Biosciences, Inc., a clinical stage pain management company today announced the appointment of Dr. Danny Kao, PhD, JD, as Senior Vice President, Pharmaceutical Development and General Counsel and Douglas R. Baum, MS as Senior Vice President, Business Development. On June 22, 2010, TheraQuest unveiled its analgesic product pipeline and provided a status update on its lead programs in chronic pain and neuropathic pain.

Dr. Najib Babul, CEO, said, "We have added two seasoned executives with more than 30 years of combined analgesic drug development experience to our senior management team.  The addition of outstanding, multi-talented pharma executives like Danny and Doug is a key step in TheraQuest's evolution as a company. Combined with our new product line-up, this move positions TheraQuest for significant progress in near future."

Biographical Summary of Management Team Additions

Danny Kao, PhD, JD joins TheraQuest as Senior Vice President, Pharmaceutical Development and General Counsel. Previously, Dr. Kao was Director, Strategic Development and Director, Formulation Development at Endo Pharmaceuticals.  Dr. Kao has developed several extended release dosage forms, including first to file generic formulations bioequivalent to OxyContin® and MS Contin®.  Dr. Kao received his master's degree in industrial pharmacy from the St. John's University, New York, his PhD in pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Kentucky and his JD from Touro College Law Center. Dr. Kao is a registered patent attorney at the USPTO and is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey.

Douglas R. Baum, MS joins TheraQuest as Senior Vice President, Business Development. Mr. Baum has been involved in analgesic drug development for over 20 years with SCIREX Corporation and with its new corporate entity, Premier Research Group.  He has extensive business development experience, working across a number of classes and formulations of analgesics. Mr. Baum served as VP, Strategic Development in the Analgesia & Rheumatology at SCIREX and later as Senior VP, Early Development Unit and VP, Global Business Development at Premier Research. He has significant operational experience with P&L responsibility, having served as Project Director and Program Director in analgesia. Mr. Baum has authored over 20 scientific publications in the field of pain. He received his bachelor's and master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin.


'/>"/>
SOURCE TheraQuest Biosciences, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Congratulates Diamyd Medical on Its Agreement with Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals to Develop Diabetes Therapy
2. Celator® Pharmaceuticals Expands Research Agreement With Cephalon, Inc.
3. K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces the Nomination and Appointment of New Independent Member to the Board of Directors
4. Pharmaceutical Market Research: A Strategic Business Partner in 2011
5. Bayer and OncoMed Pharmaceuticals Enter Strategic Alliance to Develop Anti-Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics
6. Effective Social Media Marketing Strategies for Pharmaceutical Market (2010 - 2015): MarketsandMarkets
7. CSafe Signs Master Lease With Cathay Pacific Airways to Further Enhance Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Transport
8. Isis Pharmaceuticals to Present at The Wells Fargo 2010 Healthcare Conference
9. Obamas Healthcare Reform Bill and its Impact on the U.S. Healthcare Markets (Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Health Insurance)
10. Pharmaceutical and Biotech Executives Must Manage and Optimize Key Opinion Leaders or Fall Behind in the Marketplace
11. Onyx Pharmaceuticals Presents Interim Results of Phase 1b Carfilzomib Combination Trial
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016 The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy ... that would allow biopharmaceutical companies to more easily share ... formulary and coverage decisions, a move that addresses the ... The recommendations address restrictions in the sharing ... drug label, a prohibition that hinders decision makers from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 ... Market by Type (Standard Pen Needles, Safety Pen Needles), ... (Insulin, GLP-1, Growth Hormone), Mode of Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) ... MarketsandMarkets, This report studies the market for the forecast ... to reach USD 2.81 Billion by 2021 from USD ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016  MedSource announced today that it has ... solution of choice.  This latest decision demonstrates MedSource,s ... their clients by offering a state-of-the-art electronic data ... nowEDC as the EDC platform of choice in ... "nowEDC has long been a preferred EDC platform ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Scientific Sessions in Dallas that it will receive two significant new grants to ... came as PHA marked its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... now offering micro-osteoperforation for accelerated orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with ... Damon brackets , AcceleDent, and accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway Pain Relief Products, join The ... raise to $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting it yearly to increase at ... the minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not erode again, and make future increases ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... EB Medicine presented its first-ever ... Medicine conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. The awards honor the outstanding work ... Practice and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice. , “With this award, we recognize ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... The Grove Investment Group (TGIG), has initiated cultivation and processing operations at its ... Vegas and Pahrump, Nevada. , Puradigm is the manufacturer of a complete system ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):