Eric G. Carter, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Carter joined Adverum’s board in September 2017. He has significant global experience in research and development in multiple therapeutic areas. Most recently, Dr. Carter served as senior vice president, chief medical officer, and global head of clinical and non-clinical development of Allergan from 2011 through a period of significant growth until its acquisition by Actavis Pharmaceuticals in 2015. Prior to Allergan, Dr. Carter served as chief scientific officer, head of research and development, and chief medical officer of King Pharmaceuticals from 2007 until the company was acquired by Pfizer in 2011. From 2001 to 2007, he worked for GlaxoSmithKline in positions of increasing responsibility within the global clinical development and medical affairs areas. After serving in academia at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, and the University of California at Berkeley, Dr. Carter began his pharmaceutical career at Pharmacia in 1993. He earned a B.Sc. in Biochemistry from the University of London, a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Cambridge, and an M.D. from the University of Miami School of Medicine.