ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Appoints Gudarz Davar, M.D., as Executive Vice President and Head of Research and Development

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: ACAD) today announced the appointment of Dr. Gudarz Davar as Executive Vice President and Head of Research and Development. Dr. Davar will be responsible for leading research and development activities at ACADIA and will serve as a member of the company’s Executive Management Committee. In this role, he will report to Serge Stankovic, M.D., M.S.P.H., President of ACADIA. Dr. Stankovic will continue to oversee research and developm