Kennedy Amplyx

Board Member

Evan Loh, M.D. has served on our Board of Directors and as our President and Chief Medical Officer since October 2014. Prior to the merger with Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Dr. Loh was appointed President in June 2014 and Chief Medical Officer in June 2012 and was the Chairman of the Board of Directors from June 2012 to June 2014. From October 2009 to January 2012, Dr. Loh served as Senior Vice President, Development and Strategic Operations, Worldwide Research and Development, at Pfizer Inc. From January 2007 to October 2009, Dr. Loh was Vice President, Clinical Research & Development, at Wyeth. He is the 2006 recipient of the Heroes of Chemistry Award from the American Chemical Society for his leadership role at Wyeth in the clinical development of Tygacil. He currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Nivalis Therapeutics, Inc. Dr. Loh has served as a faculty member at both Harvard Medical School and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Loh received his A.B. from Harvard College and his M.D. from Harvard Medical School. He completed his Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular fellowship training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.