WeiQi Lin, M.D., Ph.D.
Executive Vice President of Research and Development, Principal Scientist
WeiQi Lin, M.D., Ph.D. joined DURECT in 2008 and is Executive Vice President of Research and Development, Principal Scientist. Dr. Lin began her career at ALZA, where she worked for 10 years, developing an extensive knowledge of drug delivery systems which has proven invaluable to her role at DURECT. While at ALZA, she was a member of a team which was responsible for product pipeline selection and evaluation. After ALZA and prior to joining DURECT, she was a co-founder of a company and acted as a consultant. As a result, she has over 17 years of experience in industry. After graduation, she worked as a lecturer for 4 years at both Shanghai Medical University and Beijing Medical University. She received her M.D. from Shanghai Medical University, was a visiting scholar at the Medical College of Virginia and received her Ph.D. Pharm/Tox from the Medical College of Virginia.