Ann Arbor, Michigan, September 11th, 2014: Therapeutic Systems Research Laboratories, (TSRL), Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Elke Lipka as President of TSRL and Member of the Board of Directors. Dr. Lipka succeeds the late Dr. John Hilfinger, who led the company over the past ten years, transitioning its focus from formulation development to prodrug design and delivery. Dr. Lipka, who has served as Vice President of Business Development since 2007, has played a pivotal role in the development of TSRL’s existing assets and the evaluation of new project and growth opportunities. She is an experienced drug development professional with 20 year of experience in the pharmaceutical industry including at Warner-Lambert, Esperion Therapeutics and Pfizer. Dr. Lipka holds a PhD from Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany and an MBA from the University of Michigan.
TSRL, Inc. is a privately held oral drug delivery specialty firm focused on R&D efforts to enhance the targeted delivery of investigational and marketed therapeutics. More detailed information about TSRL is available on the company website www.tsrlinc.com or can be requested by contacting Dr. Elke Lipka, President, 734 663-4233 x236, firstname.lastname@example.org.