Jigna Parekh, PharmD, MS

Sr. Clinical Trial Manager
Incyte Corporation
Wilmington, DE, USA

Biography

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.
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.

Research Interest

Scientific Activities

Publications

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1. Cultural Sensitivity and Global Pharmacy Engagement in Asia: Feb 2019, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, and Vietnam. Marina Kawaguchi-Suzuki Michael D. Hogue, Nile M. Khanfar, Monina R. Lahoz, Miranda G. Law, Jigna Parekh, Elida Zairina, Jason Hong, Yolanda R. Robles, and Vo Van Thang. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education.
2. Cultural Sensitivity and Global Pharmacy Engagement in the United States (US): Oct 2018, Naser Z. Alsharif, Nile M. Khanfar, Lisa Brennan, Elias B. Chahine, Miranda Law, Jigna Parekh, Marina Kawaguchi-Suzuki, Michael D. Hogue. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education.
3. Isolation and characterization of pathogens from marine fish. (DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank databases at Japan), Jan 2010.
4. Enhancement of Activity of Antibiotics by Plant Extracts. (Journal of Pure & Applied Microbiology), Feb 2011.