Dr. Dana Minnick Joins Calvert Research | CALVERT Research

Dr. Dana Minnick Joins Calvert Research

by Jeff Tippett on December 17, 2008

Calvert Research is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Dana Minnick as Director of Project Management. Earning a PhD, MS, and BA from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Minnick pursued post-doctoral studies at the National Institute of Environmental Health Science, Research Triangle Park, NC.  In 2006, Dr. Minnick received the GlaxoSmithKline Excellence in Science award.

Bringing almost a decade of pharmaceutical experience in preclinical drug discovery and development, Dr. Minnick stated: “I am excited to be joining Calvert Research. I look forward to being a part of this talented team committed to bridging the gap between drug discovery and clinical development.”

Established in 2003 to work with early-stage companies to advance their lead candidate biopharmaceuticals, Calvert Research has further evolved to working closely with technology transfer executives of major universities across the country to identify, license, and develop novel compounds. Mr. Russ McLauchlan, CEO, noted: “Dr. Minnick’s professional experiences fit perfectly into our organization. She brings the skills to advance our group’s capabilities as we continue to identify technologies we expect to license and develop and a personality that reflects our corporate image. We’re glad she has joined us and we all look forward to working with her.”