Yamada, Tadataka - from United States
Country of meeting: in the year 2016-2017
Serves as Venture Partner at Frazier Management, L.L.C. since July 6, 2015. He originally joined Frazier as a Senior Advisor in 2006 and also served as its Senior Executive in Residence until June 27, 2011. He re-joined Frazier as a Venture Partner in 2015. He is a member of the Life Sciences team and focuses on both creating companies as well as providing strategic guidance to existing portfolio companies. Dr. Yamada is a Co-Founder and Chairman of Outpost Medicine, LLC.
He serves as an Executive Vice President and Medical and Scientific Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. He is a Gastroenterologist, who has focused his research on the molecular biology of hormone receptors and is the editor of The Textbook of Gastroenterology.
Dr. Yamada served as the President of American Gastroenterological Association Inc. He served as the President of Global Health Program and President of Operating Unit at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation from June 2006 to 2011. He served as an Executive Vice President and Consultant at Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and also served as its Chief Medical & Scientific Officer from November 2011 to June 2015.
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