Aldeyra Therapeutics Appoints Dr. Paul Karpecki to Anterior Segment Scientific Advisory Board
Nationally Recognized Expert in Dry Eye Disease, Allergic Conjunctivitis, and Other Ocular Surface Diseases
Dr. Karpecki is Clinical Director, Corneal Services and Advanced Ocular Surface Disease at
“Paul is a nationally recognized leader in the field of optometry,” said
Dr. Karpecki is the Chief Medical Editor for Review of Optometry, and has moderated or chaired the Congressional Hearing on the Impact of Dry Eye Disease, the
“I’m honored to contribute my expertise to help inform and shape Aldeyra’s strategy for reproxalap as well as future drug candidates designed to address ocular surface disease,” Dr. Karpecki said. “Reproxalap represents a novel therapeutic approach that has demonstrated statistically significant and clinically relevant activity in dry eye disease and allergic conjunctivitis. Given reproxalap’s profile and unique mechanism of action, I believe that it has the potential to be the next novel entrant in both of these indications.”
Dr. Karpecki is the sixth member of Aldeyra’s Anterior Segment SAB. The other members are:
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