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Edward Yurkow

Executive Director of Molecular Imaging and Pharmacology

As a senior toxicologist/pharmacologist, Ed has more than 24 years of experience managing and directing the therapeutic and safety assessment of drugs and consumer products. Following a 10-year research and faculty position as Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at Rutgers University, Ed served as Director of Research at a GLP contract research organization, and as an Assistant Director of Discovery Biology at 3-Dimensional Pharmaceuticals (which was later acquired by Johnson & Johnson). Ed most recently spent 10 years at Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. where he managed an in vivo Immunopharmacology Team focusing on asthma, COPD and lung fibrosis.