DR. URS E. GASSER  PhD, DipL Pharm. Med. SwAPP
Joined the Pharmaceutical Industry in 1989.
Significant positions held:

Chief Scientific Officer and Co-founder of a CR0

Due diligence, start up activities

Set up of a project management department

Acquisition, budgets and contracting of clinical trials

Concept and coordination of EDC software development

Responsibility for international eClinical trials, phase II-IV

Head of Clinical Research Department

Trial design, protocol and report writing

Coordination and supervision of clinical trials, phase I-IV

Surveillance programs and strategic marketing trials

Member of risk management task forces

Project Leader with full Budget Responsibilities overseeing

Technical development, scale up and production

Clinical development, phase l-IlIb

Coordination of NAD filing

Marketing strategy and launch of product

Medical Manager

Medical management of product portfolio

Life-cycle Management, line extensions and new indications

Pre-marketing strategies and launch of new products

Medical training, congress presentations and publications

Experience in Research

Columbia University, New York, USA

Friedrich-Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Preclinical Research in Pharmaceutical lndustry
Project successfully managed
in the following Therapeutic Areas:

Cardiology, Infectiology, Metabolism, Neurology, Oncology, Psychiatry, Transplantation, Virology

Other Business Relevant Relations held:

Chair or member of lndustry, Academic and Professional Associations
Boards, Committees and working groups guiding, advising and consulting
on a range of Ethical, GCP and Pharmaceutical Professional items.
Presentation of clinical results and speaker on topics relevant to
Clinical Research on national and international congresses and seminars.


Drug Information Association (DIA)

Swiss Association of Pharmaceutical Professionals (SwAPP)

Swiss Society of Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology (SSPT)