I am currently president and founder of PharMac
LLC. I'm basically a medicinal chemist with over 30
years experience in drug discovery and development
and pharmaceutical research management.
I began my career as a medicinal chemist with
Upjohn and subsequently held leadership positions
with Pharmacia and Upjohn, Pharmacia, and Pfizer. I
was Director of CNS Research with Upjohn, Vice
President and Global Head of Chemistry for both
Pharmacia and Pharmacia & Upjohn and Vice
President Research with Pfizer. I left big pharma in
2005 and founded PharMac LLC as a vehicle for
consulting and board work.
Today, I chair a NINDS development team in the
spinal muscular atrophy area, serve on administrative
and scientific advisory boards and consult with a
number of companies. I’m actively engaged with
three venture capital funds, and am a partner with the
Apjohn Group. These activities are reviewed in
greater detail on the ACTIVITIES page, I hold 53 US
patents and have over 60 refereed publications.
Telephone : 941 268 6393
Business Address : P.O. Box 2253, Boca Grande, FL 33921
|John M. McCall, Ph.D.