VP of Clinical Devel. and Medical Affairs
Dr. Joseph Horrigan serves as a Vice President Clinical Development and Medical Affairs of Neuren Pharmaceuticals Limited since August 9, 2012. Dr. Joe Horrigan is a pediatric neuropsychiatrist. Prior to joining Neuren in 2012, Dr. Horrigan served as Assistant Vice President and Head of Medical Research for Autism Speaks, the largest science and advocacy organisation in the US devoted to autism spectrum disorders . In this role he was responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive strategy in the area of translational medical research in ASD, focusing primarily on Phase IIV clinical trials. Prior to joining Autism Speaks, Dr. Horrigan worked for almost 10 years at GlaxoSmithKline, where he was a Senior Director in the Neurosciences Medicines Development Center. In that capacity, he played a lead role in the development and execution of Phase IIIV clinical development programs across several therapeutic areas in neurology and psychiatry. He also cofounded and led the companywide Medicines for Children Advisory Network at GlaxoSmithKline. Dr. Horrigan is also a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
VP Since 2012