Judy Magruder

Senior Program Development Consultant

Judy Magruder has served as an advisor to emerging start-up and established pharmaceutical companies on development of in-line and pipeline products and opportunities with deep experience in key disciplines of drug development, facilitating effective program management to define, track, troubleshoot and meet business goals. Successfully developed small molecules, biologics, drug-device combinations, oral dosage forms, injectables, implants, transdermal and microneedle patches and a track record of building successful cross-functional teams especially at early stage innovators and significantly impacting achievement of project goals.

Judy received an MBA from Santa Clara University and a BS in Animal Science from the University of California Davis. Prior to joining DSI, Judy was an Independent Consultant and has held noteworthy roles in Program management and operations on the west coast at Zosano Pharma, Signature Therapeutics, DURECT Corporation and ALZA Corporation.


Core Competencies

  • POC to IND Clinical Trials
  • Nonclinical CROs
  • Cross-Functional Alignment
  • Late Stage Research
  • Registration Clinical Trials
  • CMO Technology Transfer
  • PAI Prep & Strategy
  • Launch Planning