PATRICIA D. WILLIAMS, Ph.D. President & CEO Dr. Patricia D. Williams is the owner of IND Directions with over 25 years experience in drug development. Dr. Williams leads the efforts at IND Directions, focusing on the design and implementation of high quality drug development programs for small molecules, biologics and gene therapies. As President & CEO, Dr. Williams also manages all operations for the company. Dr. Williams has held various management positions of increasing responsibility at Bristol-Myers, Eli Lilly, American Cyanamid, Glycomed, Ligand, Biochem Pharma, SRA Life Sciences, TherImmune, Gene Logic and Summit Drug Development Services. Teams under Dr. Williamsí leadership have advanced over 50 small molecules and biologics into clinical development.Dr. Williams has authored over 50 research articles and over a dozen book chapters, and has given over 40 presentations in drug development at various professional meetings.
IND Directions staff and collaborators have extensive experience in drug development from combined experience in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry, contract research services, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and legal and medical practice. The staff has broad capabilities across therapeutic areas and technology, from small and large molecules to gene therapy to cell-based therapies and vaccines. With this broad experience base, IND Directions can provide strategic support to your organization in the preparation of comprehensive development plans and the resources and expertise to implement those plans.