Roger MillsBoard Director and Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Mills brings more than 30 years of biopharmaceutical industry experience at both large global pharmaceutical companies and smaller biotechnology companies, including Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer, Gilead Sciences, Abbott Laboratories and The Wellcome Foundation, across a spectrum of disease areas. His extensive track record includes managing drug development programs, including IND’s and NDAs as well as post‑marketing and OTC products. Most recently, Dr. Mills was with Acadia Pharmaceuticals for nine years, serving as Executive Vice President, Development and Chief Medical Officer. In this role, he oversaw the largest ever international Phase 3 program in Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis and led its NDA submission to the FDA for NUPLAZID, which was subsequently approved and remains the first and only medication approved in this indication. Dr. Mills currently serves as a Visiting Professor at the Centre for Age Related Diseases, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London. He received his medical degree from Imperial College, Charing Cross Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom.