Dr. Scott McConnell re-joined Chiasma in July 2019 as Vice President Medical Affairs. Previously he had been Senior Director, Medical Affairs and was responsible for the original department build at Chiasma. In the three years between his roles at Chiasma he was an independent consultant in Medical Affairs for Kaledio Biosciences and Sr. Director, Medical Affairs at Alkermes. Prior to that he held a variety of roles across, and leading, Medical Affairs teams at Cubist Pharmaceuticals / Merck & Co. Before starting his career in Medical Affairs, he served as an Associate Professor at Creighton University and The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and had clinical practices and teaching responsibilities focused on Bone Marrow Transplant, Hematology, Oncology and Infectious Diseases. Dr. McConnell earned his Pharm.D. from Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions. In addition, he completed a clinical Residency at Basset Healthcare and a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. 

VP Medical Affairs