Joy Cavagnaro, PhD

Joy Cavagnaro, Ph.D

Joy Cavagnaro's career spans academia, the CRO and biotechnology industries and government. During her tenure at CBER/FDA she was appointed to the SBRS, served as FDA’s safety topic lead and rapporteur for “ICH S6.” Prior to joining FDA, Dr. Cavagnaro was principal study director for biotechnology products at Covance. Dr. Cavagnaro is Past Chair of RAPS and the National Capital Area Chapter of SOT. Currently she is a member of the Biotechnology Specialty Section of SOT and recipient of the section’s first Career Achievement Award. Dr. Cavagnaro is Founder and Past Chair and currently a member of the leadership committee of BioSafe, an expert preclinical science committee within BIO. She is Past North American Chair of DIA’s Biotech SIAC and current Research and Development SIAC Liaison to the ACNA Executive Committee. She is Past Chair of the Clinical and Regulatory Affairs Committee and current member of the Translational Science & Product Development Committee of the ASGCT. Dr Cavagnaro was the US BIO representative to the 2006 ABPI/BIA Early Stage Clinical Trials Taskforce. She is currently a Chair of CRRI, an independent IRB. Dr. Cavagnaro serves on SAB’s and consults and lectures internationally. She has recently edited and authored chapters in Preclinical Safety Evaluation of Biopharmaceuticals A Science-Based Approach to Facilitating Clinical Trials published by John Wiley & Sons, NJ, 2008.

Leadership List

Officers

G. Alexander Fleming, MD
Founder and Executive Chairman

Thomas Seoh, J.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer

Brian Oscherwitz, MBA, PMP
Chief Operating Officer

 

Clinical Development

G. Alexander Fleming, MD

Arthur Santora, MD, Ph.D

Brian E. Harvey, MD, Ph.D

Charles Alexander, MD

Doug Muchmore, MD

Giora Davidai, MD

Gordon B. Cutler, Jr., M.D.

Grant Williams, MD

Guenther Karmann, Ph.D

John K. Whisnant, Jr, MD

Michael Trautmann, MD

Mustafa A. Noor, MD, FACP

Peter Damsbo, MD

Ramachandra (Ram) G. Naik, M.D.

Simon Bruce, MD

Theo Gana, MD, Ph.D

Todd J. Lorenz, MD

 

Regulatory Strategy and Operations

G. Alexander Fleming, MD

Arthur Santora, MD, Ph.D

Asoke Mukherjee, Ph.D

Brian E. Harvey, MD, Ph.D

Catherine Bernard, Ph.D

David Reinhold Brill, Ph.D

Dia Hill, B.S.

Frances Mielach, Ph.D, RP.h

Gabrielle Wiederkehr, MSc

Grant Williams, MD

Joshua Sharlin, Ph.D

Michael Sharp, Ph.D 

Susan Manley, MS

 

Biostatistics

Alan Fisher, DrPH

 

EU Regulatory

Catherine Bernard, Ph.D

Gabrielle Wiederkehr, MSc

Michael Trautmann, MD

 

Clinical Operations/Project Management

Brian Oscherwitz, MBA, PMP

Chris Yun, B.S.

Gabrielle Wiederkehr, MSc

Julie Waltz Gerlach, B.S.N., M.P.H., R.A.C.

Susan Manley, MS

 

Pre-Clinical

Asoke Mukherjee, Ph.D

Dave Edwards, Ph.D

Frances Mielach, Ph.D, RP.h

Joy Cavagnaro, Ph.D

Michael B. Zemel, Ph.D.

Virgil Whitehurst, Ph.D

 

CMC, Formulation/Process Development & Sourcing

Anand Khedkar, Ph.D

David Bergstrom, Ph.D

Jo Van Betsbrugge, PhD

Knut Zellerhoff, Ph.D

Robert Kaster, RPh., ASQ-CQA

 

Medical Device

Michael Sharp, Ph.D

 

QA/QC

Brian Oscherwitz, MBA, PMP

Jennifer Zhao, B.S.

 

Medical Writing/Electronic Submissions

Jennifer Zhao, B.S.

Kristi Hultberg, B.S.

Sandor Bernath, Ph.D, MBA

 

Botanicals

Jinhui Dou, Ph.D.

 

Government Relations and Public Affairs

Scot Faulkner, MPA

 

Defense & National Security Practice

Dean E.Calcagni, MD

 

Commercialization and Business & Corporate Strategy

Brian Oscherwitz, MBA, PMP

Lisa Jansa, MBA

Martin Lafontaine

Thomas Seoh, J.D.