Vinay C. Trivedi-Parmar, Ph.D.

Dr. Vinay Trivedi-Parmar is a technical specialist on the firm’s Intellectual Property team, focusing his work efforts on the pharmaceutical industry. Trained as a medicinal chemist, Dr. Trivedi-Parmar has research experience spanning the various stages of the drug discovery process, including organic synthesis, lead optimization, and biological assaying.

Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Trivedi-Parmar worked as a graduate research assistant at Yale University. While there, he designed and synthesized libraries of small molecule inhibitors of the cytokine MIF, a protein associated with inflammatory disease and cancer severity.


  • Skidmore College, Charlotte W. Fahey Prize, 2012
  • National Science Foundation REU Fellowship, 2011

Professional Affiliations

  • American Chemical Society, 2018 - Present
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 2012


  • Trivedi-Parmar, V.; Jorgensen W. L. “Advances and Insights for Small Molecule Inhibition of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor.” J. Med. Chem. 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.8b00589

  • Trivedi-Parmar, V.; Robertson, M. J.; Cisneros, J. A.; Krimmer, S. G.; Jorgensen, W. L. “Optimization of Pyrazoles as Phenol Surrogates to Yield Potent Inhibitors of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor.” ChemMedChem 2018, 13, 1092–1097.

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Yale University, Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, 2018

Skidmore College, B.A. in Chemistry, summa cum laude, 2012