Ashima Brar, M.D., M.B.A., Senior Director Medical Education, Communications & Review (MAPS PBC)

Ashima brings extensive experience to MAPS PBC, with over 20 years of Medical Affairs and Clinical Development experience in companies such as Allergan, J&J, Boehringer Ingelheim, UCB, and Processa among others.

Ashima leads the development of the Medical Affairs scientific platform including materials and resources to be used with key opinion leaders, payors, and other audiences. She builds and oversees medical information structure to address inquiries from healthcare professionals and patients. Last, she will oversee medical review of promotional and scientific materials.

Ashima holds a bachelors in biology from UCLA, an M.D. from Central America Health Sciences University, and an M.B.A. from M.F. Price College of Business, University of Oklahoma. She enjoys spending her time at the beach or doing yoga with her husband and two children, including her 18-year-old daughter who is attending USC and loves cheerleading, and her 20-year-old son who is attending UC Berkeley and enjoys surfing.