Dennis Leung

Marianna Yanez Arteta

Dennis received his PhD in Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley. He pursued a postdoctoral position in polymer design from the University of California, Irvine before beginning his industrial career at Merck in 2008 in the Pharmaceutical Sciences department. He is currently the Head of the Discovery Pharmaceutics and Preformulation group within the Genentech Research and Early Development organization. This is a new interdisciplinary group that supports new drug candidates from Discovery through Early Development with a focus on pharmaceutics, materials science, formulation, and drug delivery.