Meredeth McGowan

Director at MOMA Therapeutics

Meredeth McGowan has a wealth of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Meredeth began their career in 2002 as an Undergraduate Research Assistant at Dartmouth College. In 2003, they completed an Internship at Merck. Meredeth then attended Harvard University, where they were a Graduate Student from 2004-2010. Following their time at Harvard, they were a NIH Postdoctoral Fellow at MIT from 2010-2012. Meredeth then returned to Merck, where they held the roles of Principal Scientist, Associate Principal Scientist, and Sr. Scientist from 2012-2020. Most recently, they have been the Director and Principal Scientist at MOMA Therapeutics since 2020.

Meredeth McGowan attended Dartmouth College from 2000 to 2004, graduating with a B. A. in Chemistry. Meredeth then went on to Harvard University, where they earned a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Organic Chemistry in 2010.


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  • Director

    January, 2022 - present

  • Principal Scientist

    July, 2020