Jennifer Sims

Company: Integrated Biologix GmbH

Jenny has a Bachelor of Science degree and a PhD in Pharmacokinetics and Toxicology. Jenny has 25 years experience in preclinical drug development from both the regulatory (UK MHRA, UK delegate to CHMP Safety Working Party) and industry perspectives, with an emphasis on biotechnology products (monoclonal antibodies, therapeutic proteins, vaccines, gene and cell therapies and xenotransplantation). In addition to experience of preclinical drug development in a large pharma environment (Global Head Biologics Safety and Disposition, Novartis Institutes of BioMedical Research and Director of Safety Assessment for Biopharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca), Jenny also has experience as both Preclinical Director and Head Safety Assessment with several start-up and small biotech companies (Syngenta Biopharma, Cambridge Antibody Technology, MedImmune) and developing relationships with CROs and external partners. Jenny is Past vice Chair of the BioSafe leadership group and was EFPIA topic leader and Rapporteur for ICH S6 revision.