Debra Barker, MD
Dr. Debra Barker,Chief Medical and Development Officer, is a seasoned medical expert in clinical development and has extensive experience in infectious and respiratory diseases and immunology. She joined Polyphor in May 2017 from Novartis, where she held various senior management positions including global head of medical affairs for the ophthalmology business and development head for infectious diseases, transplants and immunology. From 1995 to 2001, she worked for Roche, and previously for Smithkline Beecham and Knoll/BASF in clinical and commercial roles. Dr. Barker received an MD from the Queens College, Cambridge, UK, and an MSc in immunology from the King’s College, London, UK. Dr. Barker is British citizen.