David Coughlan PhD

Chief Technical Officer

Dr. David Coughlan has over 15 years experience in pharmaceutical research and development. Dr. Coughlan joined Afimmune from Merrion Pharmaceuticals plc where he held a number of senior technical and management positions in the product development arena including Director of Formulations. Dr. Coughlan has significant experience in the management of a variety of product development programmes. He began his career with Élan Corporation plc.

Dr. Coughlan holds a B.Sc. in Pharmacy and PhD in Pharmaceutics from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. He is a registered pharmacist and has authored numerous research papers and abstracts within the pharmaceutical field. He is a named inventor on a number of patents.