Accera Appoints Judith Walker Chief Medical Officer

Xconomy Boulder/Denver — 

Accera, a clinical-stage biotech developing treatments for central nervous system disorders, has appointed Judith Walker to its chief medical officer position. Before joining Boulder, CO-based Accera, Walker was vice president of product development at QuintilesIMS (NYSE: Q), where her responsibilities included neurology and pain drugs. Walker’s experience also includes posts at Teva Pharmaceutical (NYSE: TEVA) and Serono International.