Futures in Life Sciences: Research and Development Career Paths
Tuesday, April 15 2014
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: MassBio, 300 Technology Square, 8th Floor, Cambridge, MA.
Propel Careers, MassBio, and MassBioEd have joined together to organize a series of networking and panel events focused on raising awareness of career paths that exist in life sciences for individuals with advanced degrees. This Futures in Life Science program will bring together experts across a wide range of disciplines and functional areas within the life science industry, who will detail their roles and will provide a rich context for the audience to gain a clear understanding of the skills, aptitudes, competencies, and personalities that thrive in their particular functions.
Attendance for this program is open to current graduate students, post doctoral fellows, and medical residents who are interested in careers in the life sciences industry. Space is limited to 100 individuals.
The event will focus on the career paths that exist within life sciences research and development.
Jonathan Levenson, Ph.D., Director, Preclinical Research & Development, NeuroPhage Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Mark Namchuk, Ph.D., Senior Vice President of Research, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Greg Oehrtman, , Ph.D., Director, Product Development, AVEO Pharmaceuticals
Jonathan Hurov, Associate Director, Agios Pharmaceuticals
Lauren Celano, CEO, Propel Careers
5:30pm-6:00pm – Registration and Open Networking
6:00pm-6:10pm – Introductions, Overview, and Recognition of Sponsors
6:10pm-7:30pm – Panel Discussion
7:30pm-8:00pm – Open Networking