Simone Alidori is a Scientific Leader and Associate Fellow in the Global Biopharmaceutics Team within the Drug Product Development Group at GSK, based in Upper Providence (PA) and has over 6 years of experience in drug delivery, formulation development and integrated in vitro, in vivo and in silico approaches to understand and predict performance of novel Long-Acting Injectable Drug Products. In 2022, he organized and co-chaired a AAPS Workshop in ‘Patient-Centric Design of Long-Acting Injectable Drug Products’. Prior to GSK, Simone held a Research Associate position at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, focusing on chemical modification of nanoparticles and their use as delivery systems for small molecules and biologics. Simone received a PhD. in Synthetic Chemistry from the University of Camerino in Italy and is co-author of 26 publications and patents.