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Suzanne Thornton-Jones, PhD

  • Chief Regulatory & Compliance Officer

Suzanne Thornton-Jones has a Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University.  In her current role GTP, she leads the Regulatory Affairs department in developing the regulatory strategy for engagement of Health Authorities throughout the preclinical research, clinical trial, and registration processes.  In addition to her regulatory responsibilities, she also leads the Compliance group, Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) Quality Assurance Unit, which is responsible for auditing preclinical studies used to support Health Authority regulatory filings. 

Prior to joining GTP, Suzanne worked in Regulatory Affairs for 12 years in the Pharmaceutical industry at Sanofi and AbbVie, and 6 years as a pharmacology/toxicology reviewer at the Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (FDA/CDER). Suzanne is the author of 9 peer-reviewed scientific publications and enjoys teaching pharmacology/toxicology regulatory basics at many of the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS) training courses.

"Vision is more than actual sight and perception of immediate objects around you, it is the ability to understand what is needed in the present to provide hope for the future.  At GTP, we are using our vision of the immediate needs for those with untreatable diseases with the ultimate goal of providing hope for the future for all affected by debilitating diseases."

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