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Industry Speaker Series: Carol A. Nacy, CEO at Sequella, Inc.

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Join us for this Industry Talk with Carol A. Nacy, Chief Executive Officer at Sequella, Inc. Dr. Carol A. Nacy is a founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Sequella, Inc., a privately-held pharmaceutical company that discovers and develops new and more effective treatments for life-threatening infectious diseases. Prior to Sequella, Nacy was Executive Vice […]

Industry Speaker Series: Biotech Veteran Leads Biologics Manufacturing Site (Pran Patel, Vice President and General Manager at AstraZeneca)

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Pran Patel has more than 30 years of combined industry experience in biologics manufacturing and engineering from AstraZeneca, Amgen, and Abbott Laboratories. Currently, Patel serves as the Vice President and General Manager of AstraZeneca’s Frederick Biologics Manufacturing Center located in Frederick, MD. The site is the largest biologics manufacturing facility within the company’s global network […]

Industry Speaker Series: “The Key to Becoming an Exceptional Investor” with Tom McKissick, Former Managing Director, Trust Company of the West

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What distinguishes a successful investor from an unsuccessful one? Join us to hear what Tom McKissick has learned over his 33+ year career regarding how to increase your chances of successfully navigating the financial markets. Tom McKissick began his finance career in 1985 at Trust Company of the West (TCW), a Los Angeles–based asset management […]

Summer Speaker Series: Ankit Lodha, MBS ’13, Director Data Science Portfolio Management, Janssen Research & Development

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Ankit Lodha is the Director of Data Science Portfolio Management at Janssen Research & Development. In this role, Lodha executes various AI/ML models in supporting the execution of clinical trial portfolios. He worked on the COVID-19 vaccine program to build a data-driven COVID-19 Vaccine Development approach for Janssen and operationalizes across multiple high priority areas, […]

Summer Speaker Series: Marilyn Shreve, President, Tailored Interactive Patient Health, LLC

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Marilyn Standifer Shreve is a clinical pharmacist and a pioneer in using digital, mobile, and interactive technologies as powerful tools to engage and motivate patients to take a proactive role in managing their treatment regimens and their medication therapies …resulting in lowering the growth of health care costs and improving patient health outcomes. As President […]

Summer Speaker Series: Rahul Singhvi, Co-Founder and CEO at Resilience

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Dr. Rahul Singhvi is a global leader in the life sciences industry and serves as the Chief Executive Officer of National Resilience, Inc. Most recently, Singhvi was an Operating Partner at Flagship Pioneering, a Boston-based life sciences innovation firm, where he was responsible for founding and operating companies launched from Flagship’s innovation foundry, Flagship Labs. […]

Summer Speaker Series: Alina Baum and Meagan O’Brien, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

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Alina Baum is an Associate Director in Infectious Diseases at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, where she is leading the COVID-19 spike antibody program.  She received her PhD in molecular virology from the lab of Adolfo Garcia-Sastre at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and performed postdoctoral studies with Charlie Rice at Rockefeller University. Her academic career focused on […]

Summer Speaker Series: Ashley Rhoades, MBS ’16, Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs, Gilead Sciences

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Join us for an interview with Ashley Rhoades, MBS '16, Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs at Gilead Sciences. Rhoades has a B.S. in Biomathematics from Loyola Marymount University and a Master's of Business and Science from Keck Graduate Institute, and she is RAC (US) credentialed. She has worked in various areas of Regulatory Affairs in […]

Summer Speaker Series: Samet Yildirim, MBS ’13, COO and Co-Founder, Orbillion Bio

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Samet is the co-founder and COO at Orbillion Bio. His group is responsible for product development, manufacturing, and regulatory, as well as the business functions for strategy, marketing, and finance. Prior to Orbillion Bio, Samet was the Head of Global Technology & Innovation Management at Boehringer Ingelheim's biopharma business unit. In this role, he was […]

Industry Speaker Series: Consulting and Strategic Decisions in Biotech with Jeff Boesiger, Partner with Primecore PM

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Join us to hear about Jeff Boesiger's expansive and varied career, along with an overview of some specific real-world examples of consulting engagements and strategic decisions in the biotech industry. Jeff Boesiger has over 25 years of experience in bio-pharmaceutical operations including leadership roles in manufacturing, process engineering, product management and network strategy. He is […]