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pharmaceutical researcher

Jürgen Drews, German, Swiss, American pharmaceutical researcher.

Background

Drews, Jürgen was born on August 16, 1933 in Berlin. Came to the United States, 1991. Son of Walter and Charlotte (Schneider) Drews.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Free University Berlin, 1959. Professorship, University Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1973.

Career

Head chemotherapy Sandoz Research Institute, Vienna, 1976-1979, head of institute, 1979-1982. Head international pharmaceutical research and development Sandoz, Ltd., Basel, Switzerland, 1982-1985. Director pharmaceutical research F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., 1985-1986, chairman research board, member executive committee, 1986-1990.

President international research and development, member executive committee Hoffmann-La Roche Inc., 1991-1997, president global research, member executive committee Nutley, New Jersey, 1996-1997. Chairman International Biomedicine Management Partners, Basel, 1998—2000. Managing partner Bear Stearns Health Innoventures, New York City, since 2002.

Professor medicine University Heidelberg, since 1973. Member science advisory board (journal) Infection, München, Federal Republic of Germany, 1973-1995, Drug News & Perspectives, Barcelona, Spain, since 1988, Klinische Pharmakologie, München, 1989-2000. Board directors Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, 1990-1997, Protein Design Laboratories, Mountain View, California, MorphoSys GmbH, Munich.

Board directors, international board advisors Basel Institute Immunology, 1986-1997. Member dean's council Yale University School Medicine, 1993-1996, chairman science panel inter-company collaboration for Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome drug development, 1993-1996, chairman board participants inter-company collaboration for Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome drug development, 1996-1997. Member advisory committee Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1994-1998.

Chairman steering committee Senior Advisory Group Biotechnology, 1994-1996. Chairman board management EuropaBio, 1997-1998. Board directors Human Genome Sciences, Rockville, Maryland.

Works

Connections

Married Helga Eberlein, July 26, 1963. Children: Ulrike, Karoline, Bettina.

father:
Walter Drews

mother:
Charlotte (Schneider) Drews

spouse:
Helga Eberlein

child:
Ulrike Drews

child:
Karoline Drews

child:
Bettina Drews