Head of Global Clinical Operations, DNDi
Dr Yaw Asare-Aboagye joined DNDi in January 2020 as Head of Regional Clinical Operations in the DNDi Eastern Africa regional office. Since February 2022, Dr Asare-Aboagye is DNDi’s Head of Global Clinical Operations. He is responsible for ensuring best practices harmonization and implementation of clinical operations processes across all of DNDi’s projects and regions.
Dr Yaw Asare-Aboagye has over 25 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry with extensive training in clinical operations and biometrics. His expertise includes management of Clinical Operations and Biometrics teams, filing of NDAs with the US Food and Drugs Administration, European Medicines Agency, and Health Canada as well as oversight of regulatory agencies’ audits. Prior to joining DNDi, Yaw was an Executive Director of Biometrics at Biomarin, a biotechnology company specializing in rare diseases located in the San Francisco Bay area in Northern California, USA.
Dr Asare-Aboagye holds a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (DVM) from the University of Ibadan in Nigeria and an MS degree in Biometrics from Louisiana State University School of Public Health, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.