David Hough M.D.

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Hough is a neuroscience clinical development consultant who previously served as Vice President at Janssen Research and Development (a Johnson & Johnson company) and in various leadership roles over a 17-year span. Most recently, Dr. Hough was the compound development team leader for SPRAVATO® for treatment-resistant depression, overseeing the development program through two severe mood disorders indications. He was responsible for medical, scientific, manufacturing, quality, preclinical, and commercial aspects of the program. Prior to that he was the schizophrenia disease area leader and the development team leader for paliperidone. Dr. Hough played a pivotal role in the development programs for oral INVEGA®, INVEGA SUSTENNA® and XEPLION® for schizophrenia. Dr. Hough is a graduate of West Point and board certified in psychiatry.