Lee Appointed New Director of CDDS
Howard Lee, MD, PhD, is the new director of the Center for Drug Development Science (CDDS), the Washington, DC-based program administered by the UCSF School of Pharmacy's department of biopharmaceutical sciences. He succeeds Carl Peck, MD, CDDS co-founder, who will continue to work with the center. Lee's agenda includes the development of a program to improve drug development and regulatory systems in Asia through the training of Asian regulatory scientists.
About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy is a premier graduate-level academic organization dedicated to improving health through precise therapeutics. It succeeds through innovative research, by educating PharmD health professional and PhD science students, and by caring for the therapeutics needs of patients while exploring innovative new models of patient care. The School was founded in 1872 as the first pharmacy school in the American West. It is an integral part of UC San Francisco, a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide.