president and chief executive officer, Southwest Michigan Innovation Center
|Dr. Rob DeWit joined the Southwest Michigan Innovation Center with over 25 years of experience in life science research and development. At the Innovation Center, Rob is responsible for all operations of the 69,000-square-foot life science accelerator.
Prior to his current role, he served in various leadership roles at Upjohn/Pharmacia/Pfizer, the most recent being as executive director of Drug Safety Research & Development and Pfizer Global Research & Development Site Lead at Pfizer, Inc. Rob's international experience includes assignments in both Japan and the United Kingdom. Previously, he worked at Parke-Davis and Warner Lambert.
He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (toxicology) degree from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and a Bachelor of Science Degree from Calvin College in Grand Rapids.
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