Jan Noukens has over 15 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, with a main focus on pharmacokinetics and clinical pharmacology. He started his career in 2004 at Janssen Pharmaceutica (Belgium) as PK/PD data analyst. In this position he performed PK/PD analyses for clinical studies in early and late development and was also involved in the development of in-vitro in-vivo correlations (IVIVC), process improvements and submission related activities. In 2008, he joined Kinesis Pharma (currently Venn Life Sciences, the Netherlands) where he acted as consultant clinical pharmacokinetics / clinical development and was outsourced as PK scientist and clinical pharmacologist to mid-size and big-pharma companies. He also managed the group of clinical PK data analysts, responsible for the supervision, coordination and reporting of the non-compartmental PK analyses performed. From November 2018 to joining CURARE one year later, Jan was the Head of Pharmacokinetics and Clinical Pharmacology at DGrPharma (the Netherlands).
Jan provided pharmacokinetic and clinical pharmacology input in numerous (exploratory) drug development programs and in scientific contributions to clinical trial design, protocols and reports in different indications. Furthermore, he authored many clinical trial related and regulatory documents (CTD), including expert reports and overviews for various types of applications and indications.
Jan is an industrial engineer, specialized in Biochemistry, by education and received his MSc. degree in 2004 (Leuven, Belgium).