Huma Qamar, MD, MPH
Senior Vice President, Head of R&D Program
Dr. Qamar has worked in the clinical research field for some of the most renowned Ivy League institutions such as Yale, Harvard and University of Pennsylvania. She has served in key roles in major hospitals such as Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and Fox Chase Cancer Center. Furthermore, she has also held various leadership positions in the past few years including roles such as the Director of Physician Research Programs, National Public Health Physician, National Medical Science Liaison, Senior Clinical Research Business Manager, and Lead Post-doctoral research fellow on many leading national clinical trials. Dr. Qamar has her Doctor of Medicine (MD) from the prestigious Army Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan. She has earned her Masters in Public Health (MPH) from Thomas Jefferson University, College of Population Health in Philadelphia. Dr Qamar has over 16 years of experience in the successful execution and completion of the Phase 1-Phase III clinical trials. Additionally, she has robust experience in the Protocol development, Medical Affairs and Medical Monitoring including Phase I-IV global clinical trial operations, FDA inspections, billing and compliance audits, clinical trial launches, scientific review, Medical Affairs team management, scientific/medical writing, publications/abstracts, and education of clinical trial data to internal external partners and collaborating academic centers. She has expertise in the therapeutic areas of Oncology (Heme-Onc, CART, rare tumors, sarcoma, melanoma, Phase 1, Women’s health, GU and GI), fetal oncology, rheumatology, dermatology, neurology, cardiology, hepatology and Infectious diseases.