Rong Yang, Ph.D
Chief Scientific Officer
Dr. Yang joined Cloudbreak Pharma in March, 2016. He serves as Chief Scientific Officer of the company. Prior to joining Cloudbreak Pharma, Dr. Yang had 16 years of drug discovery and development experience with expertise in pharmacology.
Dr. Yang worked in the fields of ophthalmology, dermatology, and neurosciences at the specialty pharmaceutical company Allergan. During this time, he led multidisciplinary teams and collaborated with other companies. He participated in several development projects that reached early phases of clinical studies.
Dr. Yang holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a B.Sc. in biology from Peking University, and performed his post-doctoral fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles and Cedars Sinai Medical Center.