Joe Purvis, MD, Oncology Therapeutic Lead

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Dr. Purvis has more than 30 years of Phase I-IV clinical research experience in medical oncology and hematology. He is a knowledgeable and successful pharmaceutical physician, offering extensive experience in developing and registering numerous anticancer compounds. Dr. Purvis serves as Oncology Therapeutic Lead at Linical Americas, where he provides scientific leadership to ensure successful clinical development of clients’ products and their ultimate approval. Dr. Purvis provides expert medical and scientific oversight to key functional areas including Project Management, Clinical Monitoring, and Data Management. His development experience encompasses a wide variety of compounds, including cytotoxics, hormonal agents, biological agents, and targeted small molecules. Dr. Purvis has a strong background in strategic planning and execution of all phases of clinical development for both US and global regulatory approval. Throughout his career, he has worked closely with regulatory agencies, including the Food and Drug Association (FDA), and European Medicines Agency (EMA), and he has led the management of safety and labeling issues that occur during product development and marketing. In addition to his regulatory background, Dr. Purvis served as a senior Oncologist and Global TA Head for the world’s largest CRO.