Suresh R. Babu, Ph.D. Vice President, Drug Product Development
Before joining Synta in January 2006, Dr. Babu was employed at Pfizer Global R&D with responsibility for discovery formulation, preformulation, and formulation development. Prior to Pfizer, Dr. Babu worked for Johnson & Johnson identifying and implementing new technologies for drug delivery. Dr. Babu has extensive pharmaceutical industry experience in the areas of preformulation, enabling dosage forms, drug delivery, and the development of immediate and controlled release dosage forms. Dr. Babu has several years of teaching experience in Pharmaceutical Sciences. He earned his B.S. in Pharmacy (India) and Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut. Dr. Babu is a member of the Advisory Board of the School of Pharmacy at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut.