Mehrdad Kheiripour

Senior Director, Product Development, CMC at Mirati Therapeutics

Mehrdad Kheiripour has extensive work experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Mehrdad is currently working at Mirati Therapeutics as the Senior Director of Product Development, CMC. Prior to this role, they served as the Director of Product Development, CMC at Mirati Therapeutics. Before joining Mirati Therapeutics, Mehrdad worked at Neurocrine Biosciences as the Director of CMC Product Development and as a Senior Manager in the same department. Their earliest work experience was at Merck, where they held the position of Associate Principal Scientist. Overall, Mehrdad's work experience spans over a decade and includes various leadership roles in product development and CMC.

From 2005 to 2010, Mehrdad Kheiripour attended The City College of New York, where they earned a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Chemical Engineering.


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  • Senior Director, Product Development, CMC

    July, 2023 - present

  • Director, Product Development, CMC

    March, 2021