Laboratory Testing Division

WuXi AppTec Names Dr. Mark Walker as Senior Technical Director

Posted by WuXi AppTec Industry Expert on Sep 25, 2018 8:11:15 AM

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Walker has joined our team as Senior Technical Director in the WuXi AppTec Laboratory Testing Division’s Toxicology Services Department.

With more than 25 years of preclinical toxicology experience, Dr. Mark Walker will provide technical and scientific support, enhancing WuXi AppTec’s ability to handle technical questions with a quicker response rate for our clients, and adding to our toxicology services.

Dr. Walker’s professional focus and strength are in primate toxicology and integrative toxicology program design and regulatory interactions for Investigational New Drug (IND) applications. In addition, he has a record of successfully accomplishing the development and commercialization of specialized toxicology disciplines in a GLP environment to include both in-vivo and laboratory-based (in-vitro) models, leading to expansion of overall capabilities and services.

Dr. Walker received both his BS and DVM from Texas A&M University. Most recently, he was a Technical Director for SNBL USA, and before that he was the Senior Director of Laboratory Operations and Director of Research at Charles River; VP of Pathology and Laboratory Animal Medicine at Frontier Biosciences-Chengdu; and Senior Principle Scientist at Covance. 

Dr. Walker will apply his experience to benefit the WuXi AppTec Laboratory Testing Division and will be an asset to the team.

Please contact your account manager or email Dr. Mark Walker to learn more about the full range of WuXi AppTec Laboratory Testing Division's Toxicology Services.