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Chuck McWherter
CSO at CymaBay


Dr. McWherter has served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific officer since 2013. Previously he served as our Senior Vice President, Research and Preclinical Development since July 2007. From 2003 to 2007, he served as Vice President and head of the cardiovascular therapeutics areas of Pfizer Inc. From 2001 to 2003, Dr. McWherter served as Vice President of Drug Discovery at Sugen, Inc., a subsidiary of Pharmacia acquired by Pfizer Inc. in 2003. Dr. McWherter obtained his Ph.D. from Cornell University.

Agenda Sessions

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