Science and Technology Lead
Bob Armstrong joined Skysis in 2021 as Science and Technology Lead based in San Diego, CA. As a scientific leader with a track record of value generation in drug discovery, nonclinical development, and translational science, Bob supports clients with advancing potential therapeutics to IND and beyond.
Prior to joining Skysis, Bob was Principal for RCA Consulting, providing strategic and operational consulting for pre-IND organizations. He has also served in senior research, development and scientific roles for Prometheus Biosciences Inc., Retrophin, Patara Pharma, Ambit Biosciences, Chiron Corporation, and Idun Pharmaceuticals Inc. Bob’s expertise spans a range of therapeutic disciplines including oncology, inflammation, and autoimmune disease.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION
Bob holds a PhD in Molecular Neurobiology from SUNY at Stony Brook, NY, and a BA in Chemistry and Biology from Humboldt State University in Arcata, CA.