PharmaNet Development Group, Inc., a provider of clinical development services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device companies, announced today that Marc Kamin, M.D., has been appointed Vice President, Medical and Scientific Affairs, Neuroscience. Dr. Kamin will serve in an advisory role to clients in the area of neuroscience and will provide medical support to PharmaNet project teams conducting neuroscience clinical studies.
Dr. Kamin is a neurologist, certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, with twenty years experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
Most recently, Dr. Kamin was at Johnson & Johnson, where he led the Central Trial Coordination group for Medical Affairs in Global Clinical Operations.
Dr. Kamin has designed and managed trials in many areas of neuroscience including migraine, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, alcohol addiction, acute and chronic pain, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, peripheral neuropathy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and fibromyalgia.
"We are delighted to have a physician of his caliber at the forefront of our neuroscience team," commented Dr. Pablo Fernandez, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Medical Affairs. "Marc's vast experience and valuable expertise strengthens our neuroscience service offering." In addition to Dr. Kamin's appointment, PharmaNet Development Group has also enhanced its highly experienced neuroscience team with the previously announced appointment of Dr. Steven Leventer.