This excerpt taken from the GENT 20-F filed Mar 31, 2009.
Dr. Stephen Fredd M.D. has been a consultant to the pharmaceutical industry since 2002. From 1980 to 2002, Dr. Fredd was the Deputy Director of the Division of Cardi-Renal Drugs of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the FDA. From 1987 to 1997, he was the Director and Founder of the Division of Gastrointestinal and Coagulation Drugs of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the FDA. From 1982 to 1987, Dr. Fredd was a Medical Officer and the Acting Director of the Officer of Orphan Products Development of the Office of the Commissioner at the FDA. From 1980 to 1982, he was a Medical Officer at the Division of Antinflammatory, Oncological and Radiopharmaceutical Drugs of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the FDA. From 1965 to 1980, Dr. Fredd was a privately practicing doctor of internal medicine. From 1977 to 1980, he was an Assistant Professor of Medicine at George Washington University Medical Center, and from 1965 to 1977, he was an Instructor in Medicine at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Fredd received FDA Awards of Merit in 1989 and 1997, FDA Commendable Service Awards in 1987 and 1998 and the FDA Commissioner’s Special Citation in 1989. Dr. Fredd received an A.B., magna cum laude, from Princeton University in 1955 and a M.D. from New York University Medical Center in 1959.