Udayan Guha, M.D., Ph.D. | Senior Vice President, Clinical & Translational Development
|Dr. Guha is a physician scientist with more than 15 years of clinical development experience between academia, pharma, and biotech in targeted therapy, immunotherapy, and cellular therapy. Before joining NextCure, he was VP, Head of Clinical Development at TCR2 Therapeutics, now part of Adaptimmune. Prior to TCR2 Therapeutics, Dr. Guha worked in Early Clinical Development as the Clinical Lead for several first-in-class first-in-human immunotherapy studies at Bristol Myers Squibb. Prior to joining pharma and biotech, Dr. Guha had a very productive career in academia as an Investigator at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD where he led a bench-to-bedside-and-back program in targeted therapy in lung cancer. His laboratory research was focused on understanding tumor heterogeneity and mechanisms of resistance to epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) using mass spectrometry-based proteomics, NGS sequencing, and mouse modeling. He also initiated several investigator-initiated clinical studies, including the first in-patient hospice and rapid/warm autopsy study to interrogate mechanisms of tumor heterogeneity at the NIH Clinical Center. Dr. Guha graduated from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), N. Delhi, India with an MBBS degree followed by a Ph.D. in Neuroscience at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY. Subsequently, he did his Internal Medicine residency at Jacobi Medical Center and an Oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) during which he also did postdoctoral research in the laboratory of Nobel Laureate, Dr. Harold Varmus.||• Michael Richman
President & CEO
• Timothy Mayer, Ph.D.
• Steven P. Cobourn, CPA
• Han Myint, M.D.
• Sol Langermann, Ph.D.
• Kevin Shaw
• Sourav Kundu, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Development & Manufacturing
• Udayan Guha, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Clinical & Translational Development
• Sebastien Maloveste, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Business Development
• Dallas Flies, Ph.D.
Vice President, Discovery Research
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Vice President, Human Resources