Eric Kübler, Ph.D., is now CSO at Hutman Diagnostics...Peter Rehse joined BioFocus as senior director, structural biology...NeoStem appointed Stephen W. Potter to its board of directors...Prosonix added Cécile Miles as CBO...Lumora appointed Jim Reid as chairman.
Daniel Cato is now president of Bach Pharma...Ignyta elected Jerry Hurst to its executive advisory board...Curis hired Ali Fattaey, Ph.D., as president and COO...Amyris added Zanna McFerson as CBO...Patrick Barnabe, M.D., joined Nano Labs’ strategic advisory board...Prismic Pharmaceuticals named Danilo Casadei Massari to its management team and board of directors.
Ann Powell Judge is now svp, human resources at Bristol-Myers Squibb...Insight Genetics promoted Brock Schweitzer, Ph.D., to senior scientist, Rachel Skelton, Ph.D., to regulatory scientist I, and Kasey Lawrence to technology specialist...Pain Therapeutics appointed Saira Ramasastry to its board of directors as an independent director.
Xenon Pharmaceuticals hired Gary J. Bridger, Ph.D., as evp, R&D...BioNJ elected Francois Nader, M.D., as chairman and Al Altomari, Will Lewis, and Shawn Tomasello to its board of trustees...Cellerant hired William Reed, M.D., as vp, clinical development...PURE Bioscience named Dave Pfanzelter to its board of directors.
Wayne Hachey, D.O., has joined Protein Sciences as head of government and clinical affairs...Chimerix appointed Ernest Mario, Ph.D., as chairman of its board of directors...OncoSec Medical promoted Veronica Vallejo to CFO...Kemwell Biopharma hired Ninad Deshpanday, Ph.D., as president of R&D.
Sean P. Nolan joined InterMune as evp and CBO...Cepheid named John Bishop as chairman of its board of directors and Cristina Kepner as lead independent director...Graham Cooper is now CFO at Receptos...Aratana Therapeutics added Don Stitzenberg as vp of manufacturing and Tammy Newbold as vp of chemistry, manufacturing, and controls.
Pressure BioSciences appointed Mickey Urdea, Ph.D., to its board of directors...Cecilia Gonzalo joined Essex Woodlands as managing director...InspireMD named Michael Berman to its board of directors...Michael Hammerschmidt is now vp for development at Life Sciences Foundation.