Lee E. Babiss, Ph.D.

Dr. Lee Babiss has over 35 years of experience establishing and leading research and development programs and companies.  Dr. Babiss has served as CEO and Co-Founder of Gotham Therapeutics, CSO and SVP of PPD, president of pharma research at Roche, and VP of human genetics and personalized health care at GlaxoWellcome in addition to his most recent tenure as President and Board Chairman of X-Chem and CEO of X-Rx. Dr. Babiss has received numerous fellowship awards and grants and serves on several scientific advisory committees and boards. Dr. Babiss has published over 60 peer-reviewed scientific papers.

Dr. Babiss received his doctorate in Microbiology from Columbia University and completed his postdoctoral fellowship at the Rockefeller University, where he served as an assistant and associate professor.