ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT
Dr. Ann O’Brien joined Incyte in 2016, fulfilling various roles within the Drug Discovery and Development organizations. As Associate Director of Analytical Development, she supports the development and registration of Incyte’s preclinical and clinical drug candidates.
She received her B.S. in Chemistry and Biochemistry from Sacred Heart University and her Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Delaware. Upon completion of her graduate studies she worked as a Research Chemist at Merck Research Labs, and then moved to DuPont Central Research and Development.
Ann became a certified yoga instructor in 2018 and has since held weekly yoga classes for her Incyte colleagues. She is passionate about exploring the mind/body connection in relation to personal wellness. She guides people to work with their bodies, not against, to overcome the stresses of work and life.
Ann is also on the Advisory Board at Immaculate Heart of Mary Elementary School and a member of the IQ Consortium, Pediatric Drug Development Working Group. Beyond being a chemist, yogi, and avid volunteer, Ann is an active mother, wife, daughter, and sister in a large, crazy but joyful family.