Christopher James

Corcept Therapeutics Inc.

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Christopher James, M.D., is Director of Investor Relations with Corcept Therapeutics. Previously he was Managing Director and Equity Analyst at Ladenburg Thalmann, focusing on life sciences companies with strong growth potential and developing novel agents for serious diseases including cancer and infectious, neurological, inflammatory, metabolic and cardiovascular diseases. He was previously a senior equity research analyst at FBR & Co., Brinson Patrick, Rodman & Renshaw and MLV & Co. Prior to joining Brinson Patrick, Dr. James was chief medical officer and senior vice president of medical affairs at Retrophin, a biotechnology company focused on developing therapeutics for rare and devastating diseases. While at Retrophin, he played a pivotal role in the study design and subsequent acceptance of an investigational new drug application with the cardiorenal division of the FDA to initiate a Phase 2 clinical study in a rare kidney disease called focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Dr. James has prior buyside experience working at Trivium Capital Management and MSMB Capital Management. Dr. James trained in neurological surgery at Cornell-New York Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He obtained a medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and a bachelor of science in biology from Cornell University.

Recent Quotes

"We are initiating coverage of BOTA with an Outperform rating."

— Christopher James, FBR & Co. (12/23/15)
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