Christen M. Anderson, MD, PhD, FTOS
Christy Anderson, MD, PhD, FTOS is a physician-scientist with more than 25 years of experience in biotechnology, academic medicine, drug development, and regulatory issues. Christy has led successful drug discovery and development teams at Gensia, MitoKor, Amylin, and Arena Pharmaceuticals. As a biotechnology executive, she oversaw clinical development, NDA and advisory committee meeting preparation. She now assists pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies with clinical development strategy, regulatory submission strategy and implementation, advisory committee preparation, and post-approval activities. Christy’s expertise is in obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and CNS diseases. She received an MD and a PhD in biochemistry from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Christy completed a fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of California San Diego and is a Fellow of the Obesity Society.