Dr. Mike Myers has spent >30 years in the pharma industry contributing to the discovery and development of new drugs. He has led drug discovery teams in the pursuit of innovative treatments for cancer, CNS, Infectious and cardiovascular diseases. Across these areas of significant need, Dr. Myers has contributed as an inventor on more than 35 patents. Dr. Myers has also led efforts in evaluating and optimizing new lead generation technologies and processes. As a Sr. Director in Project Management, Mike shared responsibilities for managing the discovery and early development portfolio at Lilly. For the last 10+ years, Mike’s main responsibilities within the External Innovation team at Eli Lilly & Company includes leading scientific & technical Due Diligence activities in support of in-license/acquisition, out-license and strategic partnering activities.