VP, Clinical Development
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Dr. Azie joined SCYNEXIS as Vice President of Clinical Development and Medical Affairs in June 2019. She has more than 25 years of drug development and medical affairs experience in several therapeutic areas. Dr. Azie was most recently Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs at The Medicines Company, where she managed the infectious disease franchise. Previously, she worked at Astellas Pharma as a Senior Director of Medical Affairs, where she was responsible for the antifungal franchise. Prior to that, she was Director of Anti-infective Clinical Development for Pfizer, Inc. Dr. Azie is board certified in internal medicine, clinical pharmacology, and infectious disease and was elected for Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Fellowship. She holds an executive M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business, a Bachelor of Medicine, a Bachelor of Surgery and a B.S. from the University of Nigeria College of Medicine and conducted a medical residency and subspecialty training at Indiana University Medical Center.