13 February 2024
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
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The Art of the Pivot: Navigating Advancement in Science Careers

Join the HBA Suburban Delaware Valley and the Women in Science Affinity Group for an evening of engaging discussion with women leaders in life sciences. Hear about their non-linear career journeys, and how taking on new roles and following different career paths, created professional journeys into senior management and the C-Suite. Understand how the support of mentors and sponsors was critical to their success as executives currently leading their organizations.

Learning Objectives

  1. Hear what it takes to grow into leadership careers in science.
  2. Understand how taking on challenging assignments outside area of expertise leads to career growth.
  3. Learn the importance and distinct roles of mentors, sponsors, and coaches to your success.


5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Registration and Welcome
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Panel introductions and discussion
6:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Speed networking

Additional Event Information

  • Incyte Corporation, 1815 Augustine Cut Off, Wilmington, DE 19803 Follow signs for Visitor Parking.
  • Online registration deadline: 13 February 2024
  • Event is open to: HBA Members and Non-members
  • This event is not refundable.
  • Onsite (walk -in) registration: Is Not Allowed

Featured Speakers

Pablo Cagnoni
President, Head of Research & Development, Incyte
Michele Houghton-Coritz
Associate Vice President, Clinical Operations, Incyte
Ann O'Brien
Director, Analytical Development, Incyte
Angela Shen
MGB Innovation and MGB Gene and Cell Therapy Institute, Mass General Brigham
Sue Smith
Early Global Program Head (eGPH), Incyte
Susan Snodgrass
VP Heme/Onc Clinical Development, Incyte
Peg Squier
Group Vice President, US Medical Affairs, Incyte

Event Sponsor


Regular Registration - In-person$30.00 / €30.00$45.00 / €45.00
Sponsor Registration - In-person$30.00 / €30.00$30.00 / €30.00

Members receive up to 50 percent discount

Event Policies

Photography Policy
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COVID-19 Policy
The HBA requires that all persons who participate in in-person events do so at their own risk and that each participant agrees to the following agreement before taking part in the activity and urges all participants to act in such a manner as to protect their own safety and the safety of others.

By registering for this event, I fully understand that my participation in the program is purely voluntary. I desire to participate and agree to act reasonably and prudently under the circumstances. I further understand that any HBA volunteers participating in the activity will act individually and will not represent the HBA. As a condition to my participation the activity, I waive and release the HBA and their officers, employees, and agents from any claim that I may have for any damage to property or injury to my person that may result in whole or in part from my participation.

Special Needs Policy
The HBA will make reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with special needs can enjoy all of its programs. Contact us if you require special accommodations for this event.