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Career Development Committee

Brian Alden Dow, Ph.D. (Chair)

Yongchao Su, Merck (Vice Chair)

Aktham Aburub, Ph.D., Eli Lilly and Company

Vivek Agrahari, PhD, CONRAD/Eastern Virginia Medical School

Sanjeev Bhardwaj, Janssen R&D

Ivelisse Colon, Pfizer Global R&D

Bianka Haro, Seagen

Kim Huynh-Ba, M.S., PMP, FAAPS, Pharmalytik

Amy Lavelle, Ph.D., PPD-Richmond, VA

Manas Mandal, Ph.D., Roseman University College of Pharmacy

Matthew J. Nethercott, PhD, Kansas Analytical Services, LLC

Lauren Stevenson, Ph.D., Immunologix Laboratories

Puneet Tyagi, Ph.D., Medimmune

Tong-Yuan Yang, PhD, Janssen Research & Development, LLC

Shraddha Thakkar, Ph.D., US Food and Drug Administration (AAPS Board of Directors Liaison)