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Nontraditional career paths at world class companies

The GSAS Harvard Biotech Club is a student-run graduate organization whose mission is to bridge the gap between industry and academia by providing the education, the skill set, and the network for students to succeed in the world of life science business and biotech. Panel was organized by Soufiane Aboulhouda, a Ph.D. candidate in the lab of George Church, and President of the GSAS Harvard Biotech Club.


Aman Bhandari, Ph.D., MPH. VP Data Strategy and Solutions, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Ivana Liebisch, Ph.D., JD. EVP and Chief Business Officer, Ipsen
Chandra Ramanathan, Ph.D., MBA. VP and Head, East Coast Innovation Center, Bayer
Michael S Sherman, M.D., MBA. SVP & Chief Medical Officer, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Claire Leurent, Ph.D., MBA. Bio Sector Investment Director, Samsung Ventures
Daniel Macaya, Ph.D. Associate Director TechAtlas Division, RA Capital
Moderator: Pearl Freier, President of Cambridge BioPartners