Dr. Alvarez is the Senior Director of Discovery Research and Biologics at Alkermes, Inc. overseeing discovery programs in small molecules and engineered protein therapeutics. Previously, he was Senior Director of Automation Technologies at TransForm Pharmaceuticals/J&J. Dr. Alvarez also served as Associate Director and Global Head of Computational Chemistry for Wyeth Research and prior to that, as Head of Computational Chemistry for the Small Molecule Drug Discovery Department of Genetics Institute. Dr Alvarez received an S.B. in Chemistry from MIT and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from UCSF. His research interests involve molecular recognition, protein engineering, and drug discovery and development.
Biography Updated on 10 March 2013