Officers/Board of Directors

OFFICERS

President
Caralee Schaefer, PhD

Director of Preclinical Development
Xyphos, Inc. (an Astellas company)
president@inflammationresearch.org

Secretary
Howard Kartstein

Senior Business Development Manager
Owlstone Medical Ltd
secretary@inflammationresearch.org

Vice-President
Alison O’Mahony, PhD

Vice President, Translational Biology
Eurofins Discovery
vicepresident@inflammationresearch.org

 

Treasurer
Dirk Smith, MSC.

Founding Partner
Cascadia Drug Development Group
treasurer@inflammationresearch.org

 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Fiona Kuo, PhD
Director, Clinical Science, Inflammation and Autoimmunity Group
Incyte

Heather Jones
Global Medical Affairs Lead, Immunology & Autoimmunity
Incyte

Wendy Peters, PhD
Senior Director, Emerging Science
Pfizer

Caitlin Parello, PhD
Senior Scientist
Biomodels, Inc.

Lisa Schopf, PhD
Senior Director, I & I
Pfizer

Siquan Sun, PhD
Scientific Director
Janssen Research & Development

Xiao-Feng Yang, MD, PhD, FAHA
Temple University School of Medicine

Michael Howell, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
DermTech

Liwu Li, PhD
IRA Past President
Professor of Inflammation Biology & Immunology
Virginia Tech