William Hait

William Hait

Global TA Head Johnson & Johnson
Bio

A physician, academic researcher and, recently, the head of a global pharmaceutical R&D organization, William N. Hait, M.D., Ph.D., has devoted his life to taking care of people with diseases. He is currently Global Head, Research & Development at the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. In this role, he leads the global R&D group in its mission to discover and develop innovative new medicines to address the world’s most serious unmet medical needs. Before joining Johnson & Johnson in 2007, he was the founding Director of the (Rutgers) Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology and Associate Dean for Oncology Programs at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Before that he was the Chief of Medical Oncology at the Yale School of Medicine. [Link to full bio: http://www.janssen.com/william-hait]