Kashappa-Goud DesaiScientific Leader, Biopharmaceutical Product Sciences at GSK
Kashappa Goud Desai is working as a Scientific Leader in the Department of Biopharmaceutical Product Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Collegeville. He has 12 years of combined industrial and post-doctoral R&D experience in the field fields of protein formulation and drug product manufacturing process development. He earned his BS and MS degrees in Pharmacy (respectively from Karnatak University and Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, India) and PhD degree in Biotechnology (from Korea University, Republic of Korea). Dr. Desai is a recipient of several internationally acclaimed awards for his original research contributions. He has published over 50 articles in peer-reviewed international journals, authored one book and book chapter, and presented extensively at numerous conferences. Dr. Desai is on the editorial board of Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology journal and serving as a reviewer for several international journals.