Jigna Parekh

Jigna Parekh is a registered Pharmacist with a degree in PharmD and MS in Pharmacology & Toxicology.

Dr. Parekh has over 12 years of experience working in clinical research with extensive knowledge of phase I, II, III, extension clinical trials (in-patient and out-patient studies). She has managed diversified global clinical trials that are in-house based, consortium, fully outsourced and partially outsourced in various therapeutic areas such as Rare disease indications, Oncology (adult and pediatric), CVS, CNS, Respiratory (adult and adolescent) and Diabetes. She has experience working for both CRO & Sponsor in clinical trial conduct and presents strong leadership, decision-making and problem-solving skills.

Dr. Parekh joined Incyte not very long ago as a Senior Clinical Trial Manager and is very excited to join the team. She is currently managing rare disease clinical trials at the Incyte’s Inflammation & AutoImmunity (IAI) group.

In addition, Dr. Parekh interacts with media with regards to clinical trial processes, presenter at the Clinical trial conferences. She also has paper publications and a peer-reviewer of scientific journals.