Meet Mari Heghinian, Manager of Program Development at Biorasi, LLC.

Name, Job title, and Company Mari Heghinian, Manager of Program Development at Biorasi, LLC. Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I work for a contract research organization (CRO) that provides services in designing and executing clinical research … Continue reading

Meet Chiara Vannucci, Licensing Associate at Partners Healthcare Innovation

My name is Chiara Vannucci, I am currently a Licensing Associate at Partners Healthcare Innovation. This department of Partners Healthcare, the non-profit healthcare network that includes Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), handles the patenting and … Continue reading

Meet Ayesha Islam, Adjunct Professor of Microbiology, Bunker Hill Community College.

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I teach an Introductory course in Microbiology to prepare students for healthcare careers. Day to day, I prepare class presentations of the course material, I try to optimize activities … Continue reading

Meet Meghan Hennis, Associate Consultant at Decision Resources Group

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I use primary (interviews) and secondary (published medical literature) research sources to understand the preferences of patients and medical doctors for various treatments of different diseases. This information helps … Continue reading

Meet Lucy McNamara, Epidemiologist at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis.  My current position is as an epidemiologist in the branch of CDC that works on meningococcal meningitis, whooping cough, tetanus, and diphtheria.  I work on a number of different … Continue reading

Meet Beth Walczak, Scientist at BD Genomics

  Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. My daily activities are centered around product development for a yet-to-be commercialized single cell genomics platform. This includes molecular biology bench work, data analysis, and almost daily planning/data … Continue reading

Meet Teja Reddi, Associate Consultant at Decision Resources Group

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis: As a consultant in the life sciences, I advise pharmaceutical clients on different stages of drug development including R&D portfolio management in pre-clinical stages, identification of key clinical end-points … Continue reading