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Dr. Sharon Mates is President, CEO and Chairman of Intra-Cellular Therapies (ITCI). Dr. Mates has over 25 years of experience leading private and public companies. Prior to co-founding ITCI in 2002, Dr. Mates was President and board member of North American Vaccine Inc. and its predecessor companies for almost a decade, during which time she oversaw the development and approval of pediatric vaccines. In addition, she co-founded Functional Genetics where she served as the company’s chairman and CEO.