Healthcare >> CEO Interviews >> July 28, 2003

Roy Levitt – Genaera Corporation (genr)

DR. ROY CLIFFORD LEVITT has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Genaera Corporation since November 2000. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer since August 1998. Dr. Levitt was appointed head of Research and Development and a Director of Genaera Corporation in August 1997. Prior to joining Genaera Corporation on a full-time basis in January 1996, when he initiated its genomics program, he served as a consultant to a number of biotechnology companies, including Genaera, beginning in 1995. Dr. Levitt served as a faculty member at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions from 1986 to 1995, after completing his residency training in internal medicine and anesthesiology and critical care medicine at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, and training in genetics/pharmacogenetics at the National Institutes of Health. He is Board Certified in Anesthesiology and Internal Medicine. Profile
TWST: What has gone on over the past year or so with Genaera?

Dr. Levitt: Genaera in the current market climate is trying to be

competitive with other biotechnology and pharmaceutical