Rui Avelar, MD, FACS

Rui Avelar, MD has served as Chief Medical Officer of Evolus since January 2014 along with being names Head of Research and Development in August 2018. From 2014 to 2018, he also served as the Chief Medical Officer of ALPHEAON. From 2011 to 2013, Rui served as Chief Medical Officer of Allergan Medical, where he was responsible for clinical development, clinical operations, safety, medical writing, biostatistics and regulatory matters. Rui holds an MD from the University of Toronto and has received training accreditation in Sports Medicine from the Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine.