People: Apellis Pharmaceuticals Inc (APLS.OQ)
22 Aug 2019
Dr. Gerald Chan Ph.D. serves as Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company. Dr. Chan co-founded Morningside in 1986. He has served as a member of the Global Advisory Council of the International Society for Stem Cell Research since 2008, the Global Advisory Council of Harvard University since 2012, the Dean’s Board of Advisors of the Harvard School of Public Health since 2011, the advisory board of the Johns Hopkins Nanjing Center since 2004 and has chaired the Innovation Advisory Committee of Wellcome Trust since 2016. Dr. Chan serves on the board of directors of Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp. and Hang Lung Group Limited. He previously served as a director of Aduro Biotech Inc. Dr. Chan received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his Master’s degree in medical radiological physics and Doctor of Science degree in radiation biology from Harvard University. He did his post-doctoral training at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. Chan was elected to membership in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2017. We believe that Dr. Chan is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of his extensive experience in life science investments and serving on boards of directors.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||73,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||73,000|