Dr. Brian S. Adams, CEO
Dr. Adams, DDS, is the founder and CEO of Aurora Pharmaceuticals, Inc., bringing a wealth of experience related to surgery and the attending requirements of anesthesiology. As an entrepreneur, he has created and run a well functioning and profitable practice in partnership with another oral surgeon in Southern California. Having been directly involved in the procurement of the product types sold by Aurora, he has initiated a high value product line to enable competitive access to high quality pharmaceutical drugs used in surgery.
Shep Bentley, CSO
Shep Bentley, RAC, is a regulatory affairs professional who leads a team with diverse talents, qualifications and cultural backgrounds to enable unconventional results at competitive rates. Shep has a passion for championing new ideas and approaches to the age old problems of health care to regulators. Shep and his team are resourceful, perpetually inquisitive and dedicated to the advancement of the life sciences. Their combined education spans the range of life sciences through the doctoral level.
Cynthia Markert Cribbs, CSO
Cynthia Markert Cribbs, Ph.D., has a strong scientific background with intimate knowledge of the drug discovery process. She brings proven leadership and management experience to Aurora Pharmaceauticals, Inc. She is responsible for fulfilling all activities associated with research and development, conducting physician training and ensuring the highest standards of FDA GMPs are met in accordance with US regulatory standards.