Company: Norwegian Medicines Agency
Job title: Director - Technical & Advanced Therapies
Dr. Kjeken is a Scientific Director at the Norwegian Medicine Agency specialising in preclinical and clinical assessment advanced therapies and biological medicines. He is a delegate the European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Advanced Therapy (CAT) and a member of the Scientific Advice Working Party (SAWP). Dr. Kjeken was previously Executive Director for R&D at Inovio Biomedical Company in San Diego, heading the development of therapeutic DNA vaccines for cancer and Infectious diseases and developing methods for non-viral gene delivery. Dr. Kjeken is a graduate from the University of Oslo and received his Post-doctoral training at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg.