Senior Medical Director

Maixing Ai, MD

Maixing Ai, MD

Maixing Ai, MD, is a Senior Medical Director, based in Princeton, NJ, U.S. Dr. Ai is a trained immunologist/rheumatologist with more than 22 years of clinical practice. He has extensive experience managing different immunologic/rheumatologic disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, inflammatory bowel disease and psoriasis.

Dr. Ai has more than 16 years of pharmaceutical and CRO industrial experience. He has experience with many clinical trials on NSAIDs, DMARDs, small molecules and biologics in autoimmune diseases. He has also worked on cell and gene therapies in autoimmune disease and musculoskeletal disease, with hands-on experience in cell therapies for lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and systemic sclerosis.

Since joining Fortrea (formerly Labcorp/Covance), Dr. Ai has worked with many biotech companies and global pharmaceutical companies. His experience also includes Phase II-IV protocol design in many indications.

Dr. Ai earned his medical doctorate degree from University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. He has authored/co-authored more than 60 papers/books in rheumatological topics.