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Vojislav Vukovic, M.D., PH.D.

Vojo joined Aileron as our Chief Medical Officer in November 2018. He is a pharmaceutical industry executive with 20 years of hands-on experience in oncology drug development and medical affairs.  Most recently, he was the CMO of Taiho Oncology, where he oversaw the reorganization and scaling of the U.S. and European R&D function to advance the development of the company’s clinical programs. Prior to Taiho, Dr. Vukovic held the CMO role at Synta Pharmaceuticals Inc. where he oversaw the  company’s clinical programs, as well as biometrics, clinical operations, pharmacovigilance, regulatory and medical affairs. During his tenure at Synta, Dr. Vukovic led many early and late-stage clinical trials and their translational research activities, including biomarker discovery and validation. Prior to Synta, Dr. Vukovic was a Medical Director at Pfizer, where he was responsible for the development of sunitinib and axitinib in several oncology indications. He also was a member of the leadership team for Pfizer’s Oncology Radiotherapy Initiative. He received his MD from the University of Sarajevo, a MSc in Radiation Biology and a PhD in Tumor Biology from the University of Toronto.

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