I joined AZ in 2010 and am currently Head, Global Regulatory Affairs & Patient Safety. After receiving my baccalaureate, medical and public health degrees from Columbia University in New York. I performed postgraduate training in internal medicine and clinical pharmacology and have authored numerous peer reviewed publications, invited commentaries, and book chapters. Prior to joining AZ, held senior leadership positions at US Food and Drug administration and Merck Research Laboratories. I retain a faculty appointment at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, am a past President of ASCPT, a member of the Executive Steering Committee of the FNIH Biomarkers Consortium, and is an Associate Editor of Nature Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.