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Scientific Advisory Board

EDI has gathered a world-class advisory board led by pharmaceutical industry veteran Dr. Ted Torphy PhD. The SAB comprises of a panel of pharmaceutical industry experts with extensive experience in the drug discovery, small molecule, gene therapy and biologics, pre-clinical & clinical development, chemistry-manufacturing-controls (CMC), pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacology, drug safety, regulatory affairs, venture capital financing, business development, marketing and commercialization.  Board members also have extensive experience in the development of small molecule, biologics and oligonucleotide/gene-therapy based products.


Hugh Davis, PhD

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Christine Debouck, PhD

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Ted J. Torphy, PhD



Laurence Patterson, PhD


Patricia C Weber, PhD

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Jenny Walsh, PhD


Lynne Georgopoulos, RN, MSHS, RAC

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Steve Feldon, MD, MBA

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Sarah E. Frew, PhD, MBA

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Doug Buerkle, MBA


Kaushik Ghosal, PhD

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Mark Anderson, PhD

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Graham Johnson, PhD

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Michael Lark, PhD

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Rick Keenan, PhD


Martin Graham, PhD

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