Head of Genomic Medicine Services & Interim Head, Quantitative Clinical Development, PAREXEL
Anita has more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry and 29 years of experience in pharmacogenetic, human and molecular genetics research in roles including scientist, manager, director and matrix leader. As Head of Genomic Medicine Services at PAREXEL International Anita leads a global team of scientists who are recognized thought leaders and influencers in biomarker and genomic-based drug discovery and development to leverage and seamlessly integrate genetic, pharmacogenomics and biomarker data across all phases of clinical development. Prior to joining PAREXEL in 2015, Anita was Director, Head, Genetic Sample & Data Sciences at GSK. In this role she led a global team to enable genetic sample collection in global clinical studies and to manage and deliver genetic samples and data supporting drug discovery and development.