Saileta Prabhu is Senior Director and Head of the Preclinical and Translational Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics Department at Genentech. Saileta received her Ph.D. from a
joint program in Pharmaceutical Sciences & Chemical Engineering in 1997 from the Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai, India. Her department at Genentech provides translational and investigative PKPD guidance for
Genentech’s protein therapeutics from discovery through approval.
Saileta is also on the faculty of the UCSF PKPD Course for Pharmaceutical Scientists as well as the UCSF American Course on Drug Development and Regulatory Sciences. She is also the Vice-Chair for the
scientific programming committee for the 2019 annual AAPS meeting. Saileta was
recently awarded the 2019 Rising Star award by the Healthcare Businesswomen’s