#55 – Mary Ellen Cosenza

In this episode, KGI President Sheldon Schuster chats with Mary Ellen Cosenza, who is a regulatory consultant with more than 30 years of senior leadership experience in the biopharmaceutical industry in the U.S., Europe, and emerging markets. Most recently, she served as the Executive Director, U.S. Regulatory Affairs, at Amgen. During her 20-year tenure at […]

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#54 – Lucía Pérez Kempner y Sofia Toro

Bienvenidos a el podcast de KGI, mi nombre es Sofia Toro, soy la Decana de Admisión y Becas. Hoy tengo el gusto de estar con Lucia, ella es una de nuestras alumnas que se graduó de KGI en el 2016. Hoy ella está llamando desde Londres, donde hace consultoría. Welcome to the KGI podcast, my […]

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#53 – Courtney Boudreaux & Elba Muñoz

In today’s episode, we turned the mic over to Assistant Director of the PPC and PPA programs Elba Muñoz and Courtney Boudreaux, who is a member of KGI’s first cohort in the Postbac Pre-PA Certificate program. Courtney received a human biology degree at UC Santa Cruz while Elba earned her bachelor’s and master’s at Cal […]

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#52 – Nina Kar

In today’s episode, we caught up with KGI student Nina Kar, who is part of the Postbac Premedical Certificate program. Nina is on pace to graduate in May 2019 but in addition to the busy schedule as a student at KGI, she leads the Student Scribes organization she started one year ago. Through the interview, […]

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#51 – Brian Avina & Niloy Chakma

On this week’s episode of the KGI Podcast, we turn the mic over to Brian Avina and Niloy Chakma, a pair of first-year students in the Master of Engineering in Biopharmaceutical Processing program. Both came to KGI from UC Riverside with different academic backgrounds. Brian earned his undergrad degree in biology and Niloy studied bioengineering.

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#50 – DNA Today Rebroadcast

Today we have the opportunity to share another rebroadcast of Kira Dineen’s podcast and radio show, DNA Today. In this episode, Kira discusses the genetic counseling graduate program interview process and one of her guests is Brynna Nguyenton, a member of KGI’s first cohort of genetic counseling students. To listen to more genetic themed episodes […]

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#49 – Ryan Bethencourt

KGI President Sheldon Schuster chats with Ryan Bethencourt, who is a scientist, entrepreneur, and investor best known for his work as the CEO of Wild Earth and as the co-founder at IndieBio. Ryan is also a member of KGI’s advisory council. He is one of the 21st century’s most prolific biotech investors and entrepreneurs through […]

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#48 – Peter Saltonstall

In this week’s episode, KGI President Sheldon Schuster chatted with Peter Saltonstall, the President and CEO of the National Organization for Rare Disorders – also known as NORD. Peter joined NORD in 2008 after having served for more than 30 years as a senior executive in both for-profit and not-for-profit healthcare environments. Under his leadership, […]

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#47 – Sandra Sanchez & David Ha

On this week’s episode of the KGI Podcast, we turn the mic over to David Ha and Sandra Sanchez. David is an assistant professor of clinical sciences at KGI while Sandra is a PharmD student who will graduate in 2020. During this conversation, they cover a wide range of topics, including: the professional development award […]

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#46 – Madhumita Suresh

In today’s episode, we chat with Madhumita Suresh, a second-year Master of Business and Science student at KGI. Through her time in Claremont, she has served as a graduate student consultant for a variety of top companies, including Amgen, Roche, and IndieBio. During this interview, she talked a bit about how she discovered KGI and […]

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