Chief Scientific Officer
M. Gary I. Riley, DVM, Ph.D., Vice President, Nonclinical Development and Applied Biology, joined Emisphere in October 2007. Dr. Riley is a graduate veterinarian with degrees from Sydney University and Melbourne University and was awarded a Ph.D. in Comparative Pathology from the University of Missouri, Columbia. He was Associate Professor of Veterinary Pathology at Iowa State University before entering the private sector. Previously, Dr. Riley was the Vice President of Toxicology and Applied Biology at Alkermes, Inc. and Director of Pathobiology at Lederle Laboratories. Dr. Riley is certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists and the American Board of Toxicology. His professional contributions include over 50 scientific publications and preclinical submissions to the U.S. FDA and EU drug registration agencies.