Gustavo Buchele, M.D., Ph.D.Executive Director, Clinical Development at Ionis Pharmaceuticals
Gustavo Büchele, MD PhD is Executive Director, Clinical Development, Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He received his MD from the Universidade Federal do Paraná - Brazil (1999) with medical residency in Internal Medicine (2000 -01) and Intensive Care (2002-03), and obtained the title of specialist in cardiology (2003). Dr. Büchele has worked as a research fellow and attending physician in the Department of Intensive Care at Erasme Hospital at the Free University of Brussel, Belgium and concluded his PhD in the Department of Experimental Surgery - Universidade Federal de São Paulo - Brazil (2009). He worked as a staff physician in the intensive care unit at Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo -SP (2004-14) and as a Medical Manager and Clinical Research Physician at Eli Lilly (2007-10). He joined Amgen Brazil in 2010 and was relocated to Amgen headquarters in USA in 2014, where he worked on cardiovascular clinical trials (e.g., GALACTIC-HF). In January 2019 Dr. Büchele joined Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc. working on cardiovascular clinical development.