Robert T Fremeau Jr Phd

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Robert T Fremeau Jr Phd

Robert T. Fremeau, Jr., PhD – Researcher and Drug Discovery Consultant

About Robert T Fremeau Jr PHD

Throughout his career in drug discovery, Robert T. Fremeau, Jr., PhD, has demonstrated highly developed team building skills as well as the ability to reduce discovery to practice. He began his career following receipt of a doctorate from George Washington University's School of Medicine and went on to complete his postdoctoral research at Columbia University, where he focused on expression of the polypeptide proopiomelanocortin within the mammalian central nervous system. In 1992, Robert T. Fremeau, Jr, PhD, joined the faculty of Duke University Medical Center as assistant professor of pharmacology, in which role he served as principal investigator on neurology studies funded by such organizations as the National Science Foundation and Pfizer, Inc.

An acknowledged scientific expert in transporter biology and G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs), Dr. Robert T. Fremeau has since gone on to lead Alzheimer's research for Amgen, Inc. The lead of several successful cross-site and cross-functional teams, he skillfully evaluated licensing opportunities and spearheaded laboratory collaborations. Dr. Fremeau now serves as managing director of NeuroRx Consulting, where he draws on his extensive neurological research expertise to provide discovery and strategic development advice to neuroscience research organizations and investigators. For more information, visit rfremeau@neurorxconsulting.com.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2014 - Present

Owner and Principal

NeuroRx Consulting
Sep 1989 - Aug 1999

Assistant Pofessor

Duke University Medical Center

Education

Education
Aug 1986 - Aug 1989

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Sep 1981 - Jun 1985

PhD

George Washington University School of Medicine