Celebrating Women Leaders in Science: Snapshots over the COVID Continuum

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM   Add to Calendar Pacific Standard Time

Join RWIL in a panel discussion reflecting on working in the Lab, DIA, Women in Science. The panel will share different technologies in healthcare that serve patients during COVID.

HBA San Francisco Bay Area presents

Celebrating Women Leaders in Science: Snapshots over the COVID Continuum

Date and time
Tuesday, 16 November
07:30AM - 09:00AM PST

Event Contact
Nicole Schmadeke
3. Exhibits business and industry acumen
Event Sponsor

HBA and Roche in partnership with Roche Women in Leadership (RWIL) forum presents "Celebrating Women Leaders in Science: Snapshots over the COVID Continuum"

In this session, our speakers will bring diverse perspectives and personal experiences in working across the pharma life sciences continuum to bring unparalleled innovation to the global healthcare value chain. Despite the challenges, our speakers will bring to life examples of vital and effective leadership that served as a cornerstone of the pandemic response impacting countless lives around the world.

The event will be kicked off by Dr. Sandra Horning (HBA WOTY, Former Chief Medical Officer Genentech/Roche and board member for Moderna, Gilead, and Olema Oncology) as the keynote speaker. Her vast experiences and leadership role in rapid vaccine development will help set the stage and serve as a central theme for the event.

7:30 - 7:35 AM - Event Kickoff, Palani Kumaresan
7:35 - 7:50 AM - Keynote Address - Vaccine Development, Dr. Sandra Horning
7:50 - 8:35 AM - Panel discussion, Chitra Manohar, Saima Shams, Brian Slizgi, Jen Baysarowich, Mae Lai
Moderated by Brian Slizgi, PwC
8:35 - 8:55 AM - Q&A Session
8:55 - 9:00 AM - Closing Remarks

Registration information
Event is open to: HBA Members and Nonmembers

Featured Speakers

Sandra  Horning
Formerly EVP, Chief Medical Officer & Global Head Product Development, Genentech, Inc.
Palani  Kumaresan
Global head of R&D, SVP
Roche Genentech
Mae  Lai
Global Regulatory Strategy Head for Virology, VP
Gilead Sciences
Chitra  Manohar
Sr. Director, Nucleic Acid Reagent Technologies
Roche Genentech
Saima  Shams

Roche Genentech
Brian  Slizgi

Learning Objectives
- Learn technologies that served patients during COVID.

Registration information

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Registration: Regular Registration

 Member - Euro€8.00
 Non-Member - Euro€17.00

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