Rich D. Head, MS

Rich D. Head, MS

Director of Research and Development, GPS
Director of the Genome Technology Access Center Research Associate Professor of Genetics

Prior to Washington University, he spent 17 years in pharmaceutical/medical research. Most recently Mr. Head was the leader of computational biology for the Inflammation & Immunology and Indications Discovery research units in Pfizer at the St. Louis Laboratories. His responsibilities included the management and application of genomic technologies as well as the interpretation of data collected from the same in research and clinical settings. The efforts produced knowledge for mode of action, safety, and biomarkers in multiple clinical stage programs.