The Team


Rudolf Kwan


Scientific Advisor


Dr. Kwan is a Scientific Advisor of Axis Therapeutics. Dr. Kwan also served as Chief Medical Officer of Athenex, Inc. since 2014. Dr. Kwan has over twenty years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry in global clinical development and operations. He served dual roles at Schering-Plough as Vice President and Regional Head of Asia Pacific Global Clinical Operations and Vice President of Global Clinical Development, CNS. He held similar positions at Chiron Corporation and was at Smith-Kline Beecham. Dr. Kwan obtained his medical degree (MBBS) from the University of Hong Kong, and received subsequent training at the University of Wales and is a member of the Royal College of Physicians in the United Kingdom. He was a member and Chair of the Data Monitoring and Safety Board and Protocol Review Board for the Clinical Trial Network of the National Institute on Drug Abuse of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, or NIH. He was also a member of several advisory panels and grant review panels for the NIH.