Dr. Wabnitz has extensive leadership and experience with a unique combination of clinical medicine, pharmacology, and industry drug development experience. He is Consultant Physician at Royal Adelaide Hospital (FRACP), Australia. He is a passionate expert in Phase I / First in Human clinical trials and drug development, pharmacology, chemistry and toxicology. He is qualified in regulatory submissions, HREC reviews/approvals, clinical trial design and execution, medical monitoring and extensive clinical trial networks within Australia, Asia, EU and the USA.
Dr. Wabnitz’s primary driving force is to bring quality therapies with appropriate risk/benefit to patients in most need, predominately oncology patients. He has significant experience in “hands-on” preclinical development (PK/TK/DDI/Metabolism/Toxicology), and has acted as Principal Investigator and Medical Monitor on numerous Phase I and II trials as well as being the Medical Director of an Australian Phase I unit. Dr. Wabnitz is an Advanced Training Specialist in Medical Oncology who has authored 22 peer-reviewed journal articles on biologicals, peptides, proteins, drug development and cancer / Medical Oncology research.