We’re delighted to introduce Dr Jeremy Simpson as our new Project Director!
Dr Simpson holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from Cardiff University and a PhD from Brunel University. His research continued at the Heart Research Institute funded by governmental grants. Jeremy is author of more than 30 articles published in internationally-recognised scientific journals and over 25 years of corporate leadership experience in drug and device development roles in healthcare, pharma, biotechnology and contract research organisation (CRO) settings across Australia, New Zealand and the rest of the Asia Pacific region.
Jeremy has worked in clinical development roles with GSK, Pharmacia Australia and ICON Clinical Research where he led the Asia Pacific regional team whilst based in Singapore. He was Scientific Affairs Director at Fresenius Kabi Australia with wider responsibility for regulatory affair, medical affairs, quality assurance, and product reimbursement
More recently, he has been in clinical development leadership roles in the biotechnology sector with Bionomics, Oncosil Medical and Kazia Therapeutics.
Future plans for Ventri Clinical include a new innovation directory for Australian cardiovascular start-ups and the finalising of our investment/business case with state and federal Government bodies.