Evan Siegel, Ph.D. is the President and CEO of Ground Zero Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Prior to GZP Evan served as Consultant and CEO to OXO Chemie Inc., Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Bioethics for Medical Science Systems, Inc. (now Interleukin Genetics), and Director of Regulatory Consulting Services and Principal Regulatory Scientist for Quintiles, Inc., North Carolina. Dr. Siegel has also held regulatory affairs and executive positions at Astra and Syntex, and was a Toxicology Reviewer at the US Food and Drug Administration, as well as Supervising Toxicologist and Chief of Special Services at the State of California’s Food and Drug Branch, Department of Health Services. He is the author of a number of published articles in peer-reviewed journals, the editor of books on drug development and author of chapters on nonclinical development, vaccine biotechnology, and quality assurance. He has Master and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Virology and Molecular Biology and is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Pharmacy and Centre for Integrated Preclinical Drug Development, University of Queensland, Australia. He is a member of the Lt. Governor’s Biotechnology Advisory Committee to the California Economic Development Commission.