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Industry Speaker Series: The “Art” (Hewig) of Leadership, Discomfort, and Balance

517 Building 165 Founder's Room

Join us for our first in-person Industry Talk of the semester, featuring Art Hewig. You can register here. Art Hewig is the Vice President of Biologics Process Development at Gilead Sciences in Oceanside, CA, where he currently leads a >150 member organization of scientists and engineers to deliver early stage, late stage, and life cycle […]

Industry Speaker Series: A Parent’s Journey Through Drug Development and Wearing Many Hats with Dr. Berent, CSO of FAST

Zoom (log-in information will be sent to those who register) CA

Join us for a virtual Industry Talk featuring Dr. Allyson Berent. Berent is the Chief Science Officer for the Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics and the Chief Operating Officer for GeneTx Biotherapeutics, developing a novel antisense olignonucleotide for the treatment of Angelman syndrome, asrare neurogenetic disorder. Berent graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine […]

Industry Speaker Series: Formation, Financing Trends, and Strategies for Life Sciences Companies with Zachary Myers, JD, Partner at Wilson Sonsini

Zoom (log-in information will be sent to those who register) CA

Join us for a virtual Industry Talk  Zach Myers is a corporate and securities partner at Wilson Sonsini. He has been recognized as a "go-to" attorney for Southern California's private and public companies in the technology and life sciences sectors—especially biotechnology and medical device companies—in complex, high-value transactions. Myers' practice allows him to work with […]

Industry Speaker Series: Accelerating Digital Transformation Across the Healthcare Ecosystem with James Lu, Director of Product Marketing, Apixio

517 Building 165 Founder's Room

Join us for our next in-person Industry Talk of the semester, featuring James Lu. You can register here. Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) alumnus James Lu, MBS '09 is a healthcare strategic marketing leader who has worked across life sciences, medtech, and healthtech. Currently, he is the Director of Product Marketing at Apixio, a healthcare AI […]

Industry Speaker Series: Special Fireside Chat Format with Mimi Nguyen, Regulatory Health Project Manager, FDA

Zoom (log-in information will be sent to those who register) CA

Join us for a virtual Industry Talk  Mimi Nguyen is a Regulatory Health Project Manager in the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation in the Center for Devices and Radiological Health at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. She helps manage and organize strategic initiatives, pilot projects, and cross-cutting working groups. Additionally, Ms. Nguyen […]

A Century of Breakthrough Biotechnology: The Insulin Story with Dr. Jeffrey Baker, Senior Fellow for NIIMBL

517 Building 165 Founder's Room

Join us for a special guest speaker, Dr. Jeffrey Baker, as he discusses the history of insulin manufacturing over the last 100 years. You can register here.  Dr. Baker holds a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from Northwestern University, a doctorate in biochemistry from the University of North Texas, and pursued post-doctoral studies […]

Industry Speaker Series: Organizing & Financing Life Sciences Companies (Zachary Myers, JD)

517 Building 165 Founder's Room

Join us for our first in-person Industry Talk of the semester, sponsored by Wilson Sonsini. You can register here. Zachary Myers is a corporate and securities partner at Wilson Sonsini. Mr. Myers has been recognized as a “go-to” attorney for Southern California’s private and public companies in the technology and life sciences sectors—especially biotechnology and […]

Industry Speaker Series: Dr. Carol A. Nacy, Scientist to Science Business Exec

Zoom (log-in information will be sent to those who register) CA

Join us for a virtual Industry Talk  Dr. Carol A. Nacy is a founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Sequella, Inc., a privately-held pharmaceutical company that discovers and develops treatments for life-threatening infectious diseases. Prior to Sequella, Dr. Nacy was EVP and Chief Scientific Officer at EntreMed, Inc. She left EntreMed to establish Sequella, […]

Industry Speaker Series: Transitioning from a Student to Industry and Fellowship – Gurkirat Singh, Edwards Lifesciences

517 Building 165 Founder's Room

Join us for our next in-person Industry Talk of the semester, sponsored by Wilson Sonsini. You can register here. Gurkirat Singh is a Clinical Science Fellow in Medical Affairs at Edwards Lifesciences. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy from Regis University School of Pharmacy in Denver, Colorado and his Bachelor of Science in General Biology […]

Lunch with a CEO, Eric Sanchez, Splendo Health

KGI Bldg. 517 Chan Family Cafe

Join us for lunch with Eric Sanchez, CEO of SplendoHealth, in the Chan Family Cafe. Lunch will be provided for the first 40 students.  You can register here. Splendo Health is a privately owned digital health company based in The Netherlands and USA. We specialize in assessment and improvement of Cardio Respiratory Function through the […]

Industry Speaker Series: Dynamic Navigation of Failures and Driving Scientific Value, Brian Hogan, MEng, Emergent Biosolutions

517 Building 165 Founder's Room

Join us for our next in-person Industry Talk of the semester, sponsored by Wilson Sonsini. You can register here. KGI is where Brian Hogan, MEng '20, entered his biopharmaceutical career—graduating through the MEng track. Hogan has been a critical member of startups with high hopes and varied results. Brian Hogan now works for Emergent Biosolutions […]

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