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Peloton Names Ex-Medivation Executive Hirmand Chief Medical Officer

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Cancer drug developer Peloton Therapeutics has appointed Mohammad Hirmand to the position of chief medical officer. He will start his new role at the Dallas-based company on May 1. Hirmand most recently served as chief medical officer of San Francisco-based Medivation, which Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) acquired last year in a $14 billion deal.