William Chin

William Chin, MD


Dr. William Chin is the Bertarelli Professor of Translational Medical Science and Professor of Medicine Emeritus at Harvard Medical School (HMS). Dr. Chin is formerly EVP for Science and Regulatory Advocacy and CMO at Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA). He was the Executive Dean for Research at HMS and worked at Eli Lilly and Company last as Senior Vice President for Discovery Research and Clinical Investigation.

Dr. Chin is a Harvard-trained endocrinologist and longstanding faculty member. He was Chief of the Genetics Division in the Department of Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Professor of Medicine at HMS. He has been honored with numerous awards for research, mentorship and leadership. Bill received his A.B. in Chemistry from Columbia University and his M.D. from HMS.