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2021 Bioscience Career Day

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Via Zoom

Please register for the virtual 2021 Bioscience Career Day:

Program Schedule

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Keynote Speaker:
Director, Foundation Medicine / Roche

Break 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Who's Who &  What do They Do?
Hitchhiker's Guide to the World of Biotech and Industry

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Biotech Breakout Rooms

Regulatory Affairs, Research Scientist - Myriad
Science Communication, Scientific Director - Health & Wellness Partners
Medical Science Officer, Associate Director - Teva Pharmaceuticals
Research Scientist - Recursion
Process Development, Director - Amgen


Break 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 

Career Crossroads and Parallel Universes:
Alternative Careers in Science.


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

Alternative Careers Breakout Rooms

Science Policy & Initiatives, Director - Entomological Society of America
Patent Attorney, Intellectual Property - Stoel Rives LLP
Academic/Industry, Professor, Scientific Director - University of Utah
Management Consulting, Expert Associate Partner - Bain & Company
Research Development, Director - Huntsman Cancer Institute

2021 Bioscience Career Day Speakers

We encourage you to learn more about our keynote speaker and panelists below.
Click on their picture to be directed to their LinkedIn page.




Bioscience Career Day Committee

Alexis Ross, Evason Lab (Oncological Sciences)
Joe Bednarek, Brown Lab (Microbiology & Immunology)
Jeanette Ducut-Sigala PhD, Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager


Special Thanks to:

Charlie Murtaugh, PhD, Molecular Biology Director

Beth Buck-Koehntop, PhD, Biological Chemistry Director

Elizabeth Loertscher, Bioscience PhD Programs Office

Sarah Dunn, Bioscience PhD Programs Office

Jaylynn LermaBioscience PhD Programs Office

Last Updated: 10/1/21