Novartis Company

Industry: Pharmaceutical company

Description

Novartis International AG is a Swiss multinational pharmaceutical company based in Basel, Switzerland. It is one of the largest pharmaceutical companies by both market capitalization and sales. CEO: Vasant Narasimhan (Feb 1, 2018–)Headquarters: Basel, SwitzerlandCustomer service: 810 41 61 324 11 11Revenue: 50.14 billion USD (2017)Subsidiaries: Sandoz, Alcon, Endocyte, Hexal AG, AveXis, Inc., Did you know: Novartis is the third-largest Swiss company by revenue (42 455 million Swiss franc). wikipedia.org

Site: http://www.novartis.com/

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Novartis Employees

Employee
Years
Job
Industry
Seiha ButhSeiha Buth Sacramento, California Area
Novartis Years 2011 - 2014
Job ASQ Certified Pharmaceutical GMP Professional, MBA Candidate
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Genentech   2014 - Present
Novartis   2011 - 2014
Genentech   2009 - 2011
Genentech (via Aerotek)   2007 - 2009

Skills
GMP, PCR, SDS-PAGE, Gel Electrophoresis, Microbiology, Fermentation, DNA extraction, UV/Vis, LIMS, Biopharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Aseptic Technique, Validation, Cell Culture, CAPA, Change Control, Purification, Chromatography, Tissue Culture

Education
University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management   2013 — 2015
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Entrepreneurship/Innovation

University of California, Davis   2003 — 2007
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Thomas GulhamThomas Gulham United States
Novartis Years April 2006 - March 2007
Job Scientist at Thermo Fisher Scientific
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Thermo Fisher Scientific   March 2007 - Present
Novartis   April 2006 - March 2007
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory   January 2003 - March 2006

Skills
qPCR, Cell Based Assays, Automation, Product Validation, Product Development, Molecular Cloning, Assay Design, Immunohistochemistry, FACS, Genotyping, Troubleshooting, Testing, Data Analysis, Assay Optimization, High Throughput..., JMP, Statistical Analysis, Cell, Assay Development, PCR, Genomics, Immunoassays, Molecular Biology, Gene Expression, Fluorescence Microscopy, Biotechnology, R&D, Statistics, GLP, DNA, Transfection, DNA sequencing, RNA isolation, Cell Culture, Cell Biology, Fluorescence

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
B.Sc., Molecular Biology

Maria Schwaederlé, PharmD ★Maria Schwaederlé, PharmD ★ Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years February 2009 - July 2009
Job Clinical Scientist at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center | Center for Personalised Cancer Therapy
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
UC San Diego - Moores Cancer Center   April 2013 - Present
UC San Diego - Moores Cancer Center   September 2011 - March 2013
CNRS - National Scientific Research Center - Drug Discovery Center   February 2011 - September 2011
World Tour Adventure   January 2010 - December 2010
Novartis   February 2009 - July 2009
Strasbourg Hospital   April 2008 - September 2008
Strabsourg University - Therapeutic Innovation Laboratory   October 2007 - March 2008

Skills
Oncology, Clinical Research, Life Sciences, Cancer, Clinical Trials Design..., Oncology Clinical..., Oncology research, RT-PCR, Multiplex PCR, Cell culture, Microsoft Office, Flow Cytometry, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, In Vitro, Research, Cell Biology, Science, Clinical Development, Cell Culture

Education
University of California, San Diego   2011 — 2012
Clinical Trials Design and Management, Clinical Research

   2003 — 2009
PharmD + Master, Industrial Research and Biotechnology

Lycée International des Pontonniers (Strasbourg)   2001 — 2003
Bachelor, Chemistry/Biology

Monica SolisMonica Solis Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years 1999 - 2005
Job Senior Biotech Sales Specialist at MedImmune
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
MedImmune   June 2005 - Present
Novartis   1999 - 2005
PacifiCare Behavioral Health   1995 - 1999

Skills
Biotechnology, Vaccines, Pharmaceutical Sales, Infectious Diseases, Pharmaceutical Industry, Pulmonology, Buy & Bill, Biopharmaceuticals, Neurology, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Managed Care, Hospital Sales, Immunology, Endocrinology, Product Launch, Biologics

Education
University of California, Irvine
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Social Ecology, emphasis in Human Development

Sofia SolisSofia Solis Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years June 2007 - July 2012
Job Sr Clinical Research Associate at Celgene
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Celgene   August 2012 - Present
Novartis   June 2007 - July 2012
University of California, Los Angeles   June 1996 - June 2006

Skills
GCP, Clinical Trials, EDC, Oncology, Phase I, Clinical Monitoring, ICH-GCP, Clinical Operations, IRB, Oncology Clinical..., Protocol, Medidata, Clinical Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Cancer, Pharmaceutics, CTMS, Inform, Therapeutic Areas

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   2001 — 2003
MPH, Public Health

Glenn Gormley MD PhDGlenn Gormley MD PhD Brick, New Jersey
Novartis Years June 2006 - June 2008
Job Head of R&D, Executive Chairman and President at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.   April 2011 - Present
Geminx   2008 - 2009
Novartis   June 2006 - June 2008
AstraZeneca   June 2000 - June 2006
Merck   June 1988 - June 2000

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1984 — 1988
Pediatric Endocrinology Residency Program

University of Chicago - The Pritzker School of Medicine   1980 — 1984
Doctor of Medicine (MD)

University of chicago   1976 — 1980
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry

University of California, Los Angeles   1971 — 1974
Bachelor of Science (BS), Biochemistry

Matt MoskowitzMatt Moskowitz Rancho Santa Margarita, California
Novartis Years February 2006 - May 2008
Job Allergan Practice Consutltant at Allergan, Inc.
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Allergan, Inc.   October 2014 - Present
Allergan   September 2012 - October 2014
Novartis   February 2006 - May 2008
Bristol-Myers Squibb   January 1997 - March 2001

Skills
Pharmaceutical Sales, Pharmaceutical Industry, Cardiology, Sales Effectiveness, Endocrinology, Managed Care, Product Launch, Hospital Sales, Healthcare, Sales Operations, Sales, Specialty Pharmaceutical, Sales Force Development, Leadership, Sales Management

Education
UC Riverside   1989 — 1993
Bachelor's degree, History

Thomas ShaferThomas Shafer Seattle, Washington
Novartis Years June 2007 - August 2007
Job Co Founder at Amplii
Industry Computer Software
Experience
Amplii   April 2015 - Present
cine.io   July 2014 - Present
Giving Stage   August 2013 - July 2014
Change.org   January 2011 - August 2013
Alturn Solutions   September 2007 - 2011
Epocrates   February 2010 - November 2010
Adigami   October 2009 - February 2010
Novartis   June 2007 - August 2007

Skills
CSS, SASS, Web Development, Ruby on Rails, Ruby, Software Engineering, Git, jQuery, JavaScript, MySQL, Agile Methodologies, MongoDB, Google Analytics, User Experience, Java, HTML, WordPress, SEO, SQL, Amazon Web Services..., Apache, REST

Education
University of California, Irvine   2005 — 2009
BS, Informatics, Computer Science

Timothy JuwonoTimothy Juwono Tampa, Florida
Novartis Years September 2013 - December 2013
Job MS1 at University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
Industry Medical Practice
Experience
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute   December 2013 - July 2014
Novartis   September 2013 - December 2013
Takeda Pharmaceuticals   August 2011 - June 2013
Chi Lab, University of California San Diego   January 2011 - June 2013
Rady Children's Hospital   July 2011 - March 2013
Winoto Lab, University of California Berkeley   June 2010 - September 2010

Education
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine   2014 — 2018
Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), MS1

University of California, San Diego   2009 — 2013
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Biochemistry and Cell Biology, 3.77 GPA

Greg HorikoshiGreg Horikoshi Dublin, California
Novartis Years 2000 - 2007
Job Health Systems District Business Manager at Novo Nordisk A/S
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novo Nordisk A/S   March 2008 - Present
Novartis   2000 - 2007
AT&T Mobility   1997 - 2000
Advantage Sales & Marketing   1995 - 1997

Education
University of California, Riverside

Hannah KimHannah Kim Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years March 2011 - January 2012
Job at
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novo Nordisk A/S   June 2013 - Present
Daiichi Sankyo   January 2012 - June 2013
Novartis   March 2011 - January 2012

Skills
Selling, OB/GYN, Clinical Trials, Market Research, Sales Force Development, Market Access, Endocrinology, Cross-functional Team..., Pharmaceutical Industry, Managed Care, Neurology, Strategic Planning, Urology, Pulmonology, Key Account Management, Cardiology, Sales Effectiveness, Rheumatology, Healthcare, Product Launch, Orthopedic, Hospitals, Account Management, Marketing, Diabetes, Selling Skills, Nephrology, Sales Presentations, Cold Calling, Pharmaceutical Sales, Leadership, Medical Devices, Marketing Strategy, Sales Operations, Training, Hospital Sales, Oncology, Market Planning, Biotechnology, Sales Management, Hypertension, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Capital Equipment, Therapeutic Areas

Education
UCLA

Christopher LiveloChristopher Livelo San Diego, California
Novartis Years August 2012 - December 2012
Job Graduate TA at UCSD
Industry Higher Education
Experience
UCSD   April 2013 - Present
UC San Diego   March 2012 - Present
UC San Diego   September 2012 - January 2013
Novartis   August 2012 - December 2012
UC San Diego   June 2012 - August 2012
Salk Institute for Biological Studies   May 2012 - August 2012
UC San Diego   June 2010 - June 2010

Skills
Microsoft Office, Research, Microsoft Excel, Teaching, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking, Social Media, Photoshop, Customer Service, Editing, Matlab, Java, HTML, Event Planning

Education
UCSD   2010 — 2012
Bachelor's degree, Biology, General

Westview Highschool   2003 — 2007
a, senior; an

Janelle SalujaJanelle Saluja Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years 2007 - 2010
Job Nurse Practitioner at City of Hope
Industry Medical Practice
Experience
City of Hope   June 2000 - Present
Novartis   2007 - 2010

Skills
Hematology, Cancer, Bone Marrow, Acute Care, Inpatient, Healthcare Management, Nursing, Oncology, Palliative Care, EMR, BLS, Nursing Education, Patient Safety, Chemotherapy, Patient Education, Healthcare, Healthcare Information..., Hospitals, Internal Medicine, Medicine, Medical/Surgical, Public Health

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1999 — 2005
MSN, NP

Marina ZiehnMarina Ziehn San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years February 2013 - Present
Job Medical Science Liaison, MSL
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   February 2013 - Present
Elan Pharmaceuticals, Inc   July 2012 - November 2012
Shmoop   November 2011 - July 2012
University of California, Los Angeles   January 2012 - May 2012
UCLA   September 2005 - September 2011
National Science Foundation, UCLA Science & Engineering of the Environment of Los Angeles   July 2010 - June 2011
University of California, Los Angeles   September 2006 - June 2011
UCLA Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics-Providing Leadership and Enhancing Diversity in   April 2006 - June 2011
UCLA Graduate Division Faculty Advisory Committee   December 2005 - June 2011
Gold Coast Gymnastics   August 2003 - August 2005

Skills
Research, Life Sciences, Community Outreach, Curriculum Design, Neuroscience, Immunohistochemistry, electrophysiology, cell culture, PCR, DNA extraction, teaching, University Teaching, Writing, Scientific Writing, E-learning, Test Preparation, Mentoring, Leadership Mentoring, Drug Delivery, Manuscripts, academic advising, Career Development, scientific training, coaching, Team Building, Team Management, Direct Sales, Cold Calling, Presenter, Spanish, Spanish translation, Scientific Illustration, Primary neuron culture, Confocal Laser Scanning..., Western Blotting, Animal Models, Animal Behavior, Gymnastics, Vinyasa Yoga, Teaching, Electrophysiology, Cell Culture, Lifesciences, Science, Fluorescence Microscopy, Cell Biology, Confocal Microscopy, Coaching, Neurodegeneration, Molecular Biology

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   2005 — 2011
PhD, Neuroscience

University of California, Santa Barbara   2001 — 2005
B.S., Biopsychology

Terrie Livingston, PharmDTerrie Livingston, PharmD Greater Boston Area
Novartis Years 2002 - 2006
Job Senior Director, US Medical at Biogen Idec,Medical and Value Based Outcomes
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Biogen Idec   July 2006 - Present
Novartis   2002 - 2006
Pharmacia   2001 - 2002
eBiocare.com   1996 - 2001

Skills
Managed Care, Pharmaceutical Industry, Medical Affairs, Biotechnology, Clinical Development, Oncology, Clinical Trials, Neurology, Drug Development, Health Economics, Rheumatology, Therapeutic Areas, Market Access, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Quality Improvement

Education
University of California, San Francisco   1992 — 1993
Specialty Residency, Home Infusion and Business Administration

University of California, San Francisco   1991 — 1992
Pharmacy Residency Programs - General Certificates

University of California, San Francisco   1987 — 1991
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)

Matthew HolderfieldMatthew Holderfield Frederick, Maryland
Novartis Years June 2008 - January 2013
Job Senior Scientist at Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Leidos   December 2013 - Present
UCSF   February 2013 - December 2013
Novartis   June 2008 - January 2013
UC Irvine   2002 - 2007
Bayer   2001 - 2002

Skills
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Pharmacology, Cancer, Signal Transduction, Oncology, Enzyme Kinetics, Cell, shRNA, Bioinformatics, Enzymology, Cancer Biology, Exome Sequencing, Genome Sequencing, Enzymes, In Vitro, Assay Development

Education
University of California, Irvine   2002 — 2007
PhD, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

University of Portland   1999 — 2002
B.S., Biology

Ivy KamIvy Kam San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 2005 - 2012
Job Associate Director, Medical Affairs at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals   2013 - Present
UCSF   2010 - Present
American Heart Association   2012 - Present
Novartis   2005 - 2012
sanofi-aventis   2003 - 2005
Kaiser Permanente   2000 - 2003

Skills
Medicine, KOL development, Leadership, Diabetes, Clinical Trials, Cardiology, Clinical Research, Pharmaceutical Industry, Managed Care, Oncology, Clinical Development, Nephrology, Hypertension, Medical Education, Medical Affairs

Education
University of California, San Francisco   1999 — 2000
ASHP Accredited Clinical Pharmacy Practice Residency

University of Washington   1994 — 1999
Pharm.D., Pharmacy

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign   1993 — 1994
n/a, Biochemistry

Vivian ShihVivian Shih Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years August 2013 - September 2014
Job Biostatistician at AstraZeneca
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
AstraZeneca   October 2014 - Present
Novartis   August 2013 - September 2014
UCLA Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior   March 2008 - June 2013
Novartis   June 2010 - August 2010
UMDNJ   January 2005 - August 2006

Skills
Clinical Trials, Biostatistics, SAS, R, Data Analysis, Public Health, Data Management, Research, Healthcare, Cognitive Neuroscience, Network Modeling, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD, Tourette Syndrome, Autism Spectrum..., Ankylosing Spondylitis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Psoriasis, Pharmaceutical Industry, Oncology, Statistical Modeling, Clinical Development, Clinical Research, CRO, Statistics

Education
UCLA   2008 — 2013
Doctor of Public Health (DrPH), Biostatistics

UCLA   2006 — 2008
Master of Science (MS), Biostatistics

UCLA   2000 — 2004
Bachelor of Science (BS), Mathematics/Economics

Ren HeRen He Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years June 2011 - September 2011
Job Senior Quantitative Specialist at The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
Industry Financial Services
Experience
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation   November 2014 - Present
Smoothies Technology   October 2013 - November 2014
Los Angeles Capital Management   October 2012 - October 2013
Department of Veterans Affairs   February 2009 - August 2012
Novartis   June 2011 - September 2011
China Construction Bank   March 2011 - June 2011

Skills
SAS, Matlab, R, Missing Data, Machine Learning, Predictive Modeling, Statistical Consulting, Survival Analysis, SQL, Stata, Bayesian statistics, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, Pattern Recognition, Optimizations, Credit Risk, Time Series Analysis, Modern Portfolio Theory, Portfolio Optimization, Mathematical Modeling, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Data Mining, Financial Analysis, Equity Research, Modeling, Linear Regression, Multivariate Statistics, Optimization, Biostatistics, Logistic Regression, SAS programming, Statistical Modeling, LaTeX, Quantitative Analytics, Monte Carlo Simulation, Econometrics, Predictive Analytics, SAS Programming

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Biostatistics

University of Science and Technology of China   2002 — 2006
BS, Mathematics and Statistics

shu-ching (amy) chushu-ching (amy) chu Baltimore, Maryland
Novartis Years May 2012 - Present
Job Statistical programmer at Novartis Consumer Health
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   May 2012 - Present
inVentiv Clinical Solutions   July 2009 - April 2012
Ken Stern & Associates   May 2008 - May 2009

Education
University of California, San Diego   2003 — 2007
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Management Science

Adam BoehmerAdam Boehmer Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years August 2006 - January 2013
Job Sales Consultant
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Janssen, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson and Johnson   January 2013 - Present
Novartis   August 2006 - January 2013
TaylorMade-adidas Golf   November 2004 - May 2006

Skills
Account Management, Sales

Education
University of California, Irvine   2000 — 2003
B.A., Psychology

Hagit GlickmanHagit Glickman San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years June 2011 - July 2013
Job Executive Coach
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Compugen Ltd.   November 2013 - Present
Igenica   November 2013 - Present
Calithera Biosciences   June 2010 - Present
Drhagit Blog   February 2009 - Present
Executive Impact Group   March 2002 - Present
Novartis   June 2011 - July 2013
Takeda San Francisco   April 2009 - July 2013
NovaBay Pharma.   May 2008 - June 2011
NovaBay   May 2008 - June 2011
www.proteolix.com   March 2006 - 2009

Skills
Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Diagnostics, Entrepreneur, Venture Capital, Human Capital Management, Human Development, Start-ups, Startup Consulting, Start-up Operations, Business Advisory, Strategic Advisory, Business Strategy, Personnel Development, Board Development, Advisory Boards, Board Leadership

Education
Pacific Graduate School of Psychology   1991 — 1995
School of Psychology, Clinical Psychology

University of California, Irvine
BS, Psychology

Safet PalamarSafet Palamar East Hanover, New Jersey
Novartis Years January 2014 - Present
Job Principal Scientist at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   January 2014 - Present
Novartis   August 2010 - Present
Merck   June 2009 - August 2010
Arena Pharmaceuticals   October 2007 - June 2009
Arena Pharmaceuticals   January 2005 - October 2007
Pharma Medica Research Inc.   2004 - 2005
Purdue Pharma   2000 - 2002

Skills
Drug Metabolism, Metabolite..., Structure Elucidation, High resolution LC-MS, Metabolite..., ADME, Bioanalysis, HPLC, UPLC, GLP, LC-MS, Pharmacokinetics, In Vitro, Assay Development, Purification, Drug Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Biotechnology, Drug Discovery, IND, R&D, Enzyme Kinetics

Education
University of Rochester   1994 — 1999
B.Sc., Biochemistry

University of California, San Diego
Certificate, Drug Discovery and Development

John f kennedy Highschool

Mark Kevin YuMark Kevin Yu San Francisco, California
Novartis Years April 2015 - Present
Job APPE Student Intern at Stanford Children's Health | Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Stanford Children's Health Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford   May 2015 - Present
Novartis   April 2015 - Present
Mabuhay Health Center   June 2013 - Present
Kaiser Permanente   January 2013 - Present
American College of Clinical Pharmacy   October 2013 - June 2014
Walgreens   March 2013 - July 2013
Federal TRIO Outreach Programs   May 2012 - August 2012
Office of Academic Support and Instructional Services   August 2008 - August 2011
Student Promoted Access Center for Education and Services   September 2009 - June 2010
UCSD School of Medicine   July 2009 - June 2010

Skills
Leadership Development, Teaching, Community Outreach, Public Health, Science, Research, Medication Therapy..., Community Service, Social Media, Biochemistry, LGBTQIA health, Health Insurance, Pharmacy, Healthcare, Leadership, Molecular Biology, Data Entry, Event Planning

Education
University of California, San Francisco   2012 — 2016
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.), Clinical Pharmacy

University of California, San Diego   2007 — 2011
Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry/Cell Biology

James C WongJames C Wong San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 1994 - 1998
Job IT Leadership at Kaiser Permanente
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Kaiser Permanente IT   March 2012 - Present
Wells Fargo   2009 - 2012
Lyris Inc.   2007 - 2009
Assertive Solutions (Formerly Horn Murdock Cole)   2007 - 2007
UTStarcom   2003 - 2006
Wind River   1998 - 2003
Novartis   1994 - 1998
Siemens Medical Solutions   1987 - 1993

Skills
Product Development, PMO, Software Documentation, CRM, Program Management, Unix, Management, Data Center, Security, Enterprise Software, IT Management, Process Improvement, Requirements Analysis, Strategic Planning, ERP, Outsourcing, Training, Disaster Recovery, Quality Assurance, Budgets, SaaS, Professional Services, Vendor Management, Integration, Technical Support, IT Operations, Cloud Computing, Mergers, System Administration, Product Management, Architecture, Infrastructure, Mergers & Acquisitions, Agile Methodologies, Pre-sales, Leadership, Project Management, Business Process, Cross-functional Team..., Information Technology, SDLC, IT Strategy, Software Project..., Business Analysis, SharePoint, Enterprise Architecture, ITIL, PMP, Business Process..., Business Intelligence

Education
University of California, Irvine   1982 — 1986
BS, Information & Computer Science

Forrest CornForrest Corn San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years October 2009 - Present
Job at Novartis
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Novartis   October 2009 - Present
XOMA   March 2009 - February 2011
Sea Lane Biotechnologies   2007 - 2008
Roche Molecular Systems   2004 - 2007

Education
University of California, San Diego   1994 — 1999

Jonathan ZalonJonathan Zalon San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years March 1999 - February 2010
Job Sr SAP technical consultant
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Jonathan Zalon Associates   February 2010 - Present
SEIU   March 2015 - Present
Janicki Industries   February 2014 - December 2014
The WhiteWave Foods Company   April 2013 - December 2013
Genentech   May 2012 - December 2012
CareFusion   2011 - 2011
Novartis   March 1999 - February 2010
Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics   March 1999 - February 2010
Chiron   March 1999 - February 2010
Hitachi Data Systems   1989 - 1999

Skills
Consulting, HPLC, Product Launch, SAP HR, Clinical Research, SAP, SAP R/3, Business Analysis, ABAP, Materials Management, SAP ERP, SAP Implementation, ERP, Requirements Gathering, Software Documentation, Business Process, Management, SAP BW, SAP Netweaver

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
BA, Philosphy

Peggy KogaPeggy Koga Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years September 2004 - October 2008
Job Sr. Site Manager, RPS/ for Janssen R&D
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Strategic Solutions Division of PRA Health Sciences   November 2008 - Present
Novartis   September 2004 - October 2008
Wyeth   1998 - 2006

Education
Gardena High School
BA, Bacteriology

University of California, Los Angeles
BA, Microbiology

Ryan RacineRyan Racine Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years January 2012 - March 2012
Job Medtronic Diabetes Territory Manager
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Medtronic   January 2012 - Present
Novartis   January 2012 - March 2012
Novartis   May 2007 - December 2008
Novartis   August 2005 - April 2007
ADP   July 2004 - June 2005

Skills
Business to Business..., Account Based Selling, Specialty Sales, Leadership Development

Education
University of Redlands   2006 — 2008
Master, Business Administration

University of California, Riverside   2000 — 2004
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration

Jennifer Leonard, CPCJennifer Leonard, CPC Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years September 2006 - December 2007
Job
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
PDI, Inc.   January 2012 - Present
ImpactHR, LLC   December 2007 - April 2012
Novartis   September 2006 - December 2007
Biovail Pharmaceuticals   September 2003 - September 2006
Pharmacia   April 1998 - September 2003
Boston Scientific   January 1997 - April 1998
Silicon Graphics (SGI)   1992 - 1997

Skills
Employee Engagement, Performance Management, Onboarding, Coaching, Change Management, Workshop Facilitation, Executive Coaching, Succession Planning, Talent Management, Organizational..., Organizational..., Leadership Development, Organizational Design, Management Development, Career Development, Workforce Planning, Emotional Intelligence, Talent Acquisition, Culture Change, Deferred Compensation, Leadership, Management Consulting, Project Management, Training, Program Management, Personnel Management, Human Resources, Employee Benefits, Strategy, Business Strategy, Employee Relations

Education
Institute for Professional Exellence in Coaching   2008 — 2009
CPC, Certified Professional Coach

University of San Francisco   1993 — 1995
MA, Human Resources & Organization Development

University of California, Los Angeles   1987 — 1992
BA, Psychology, Business Administration

Rick PollakRick Pollak East Hanover, New Jersey
Novartis Years October 2014 - Present
Job Director, Global Talent Management & Organization Development
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   October 2014 - Present
STV   April 2010 - October 2014
Rick Pollak & Associates   January 2009 - April 2010
Henry Schein, Inc.   March 2006 - January 2009
Motorola   August 2004 - April 2006
Provation, LLC   July 2001 - August 2004
Thomson Reuters Westlaw   July 1999 - June 2001
Applied Psychological Techniques / ERC   1995 - July 1999
IBM   1992 - 1995

Skills
Talent Management, Organizational..., Organizational..., Leadership Development, Employee Engagement, psychometrics, employee testing and..., attitude measurement..., succession planning, executive education, learning and development, performance management, team development, Attitudes, Succession Planning, Performance Management, Federal security..., Human Resources, Culture Change, Change Management, Executive Education, Project Planning, Program Management, Career Development, Leadership, Talent Acquisition, Organizational Design, Executive Coaching, Training, Onboarding, Psychometrics, Employee Training, Recruiting, Strategy, Management, Strategic Planning, Coaching, HR Consulting, Consulting

Education
The University of Connecticut
Ph.D., Industrial and Organizational Psychology

University of Connecticut
MA, Industrial and Organizational Psychology

University of California, Los Angeles
BA, Psychology

Michele Montoya SandlinMichele Montoya Sandlin Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years July 2004 - Present
Job Senior Hematology Sales Specialist at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   July 2004 - Present
Novartis   2002 - 2004

Skills
Pharmaceutical Sales, Buy & Bill, Market Access, Pharmaceutical Industry, Oncology

Education
UCLA   1989 — 1993
BA, Psychology/Kinesiology

Andy NeffAndy Neff Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years January 2003 - September 2005
Job Medical Devices Professional
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Medtronic Spine & Biologics   June 2010 - May 2011
BACCHUS VASCULAR (COVIDIEN)   December 2008 - June 2010
The Medicines Company   December 2005 - December 2008
Novartis   January 2003 - September 2005
ULINE INC   January 1998 - January 2003

Skills
Interventional Radiology, Interventional..., Cardiology, Sales, Surgeons, Medical Devices, Market Development, Orthopedic

Education
UC Irvine   1991 — 1994
Bachelors of Science, Biology

Michelle MathurMichelle Mathur San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years August 2007 - Present
Job Research Associate at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   August 2007 - Present

Skills
Drug Discovery, Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis, NMR, HPLC, Drug Design

Education
University of California, Irvine   2005 — 2007
Masters, Organic Chemistry

University of California, San Diego   2001 — 2005
B.S., Chemistry

Billy YeeBilly Yee Los Angeles, California
Novartis Years March 2010 - January 2011
Job Regional Account Manager at Hardy Diagnostics
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Hardy Diagnostics   November 2013 - Present
inVentiv Health   April 2012 - April 2013
inVentiv Health   March 2011 - March 2012
Novartis   March 2010 - January 2011
Organon, a Part of Schering-Plough Corporation   June 2005 - March 2010
AstraZeneca   February 2003 - May 2005
Merck   November 1999 - February 2003
UCLA ACCESS 94   September 1994 - March 1998

Skills
Diabetes, Urology, Marketing, Osteoporosis, Asthma, Hypertension, Pain Management, Sales Operations, Training, Selling, Managed Care, Pharmaceutical Sales, Medical Devices, Outside Sales, Sales, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Cardiology, Product Launch

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1994 — 1998
Master's degree, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics

UCLA   1989 — 1994
Bachelor's degree, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Mark Keppel High School   1986 — 1989
Diploma

Raffy M. DakessianRaffy M. Dakessian Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years September 2013 - Present
Job Associate Director, Scientific Communications at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   September 2013 - Present
KnowledgePoint360 Group   March 2012 - August 2013
SG Health   February 2010 - March 2012
KnowledgePoint360 Group   July 2008 - February 2010
Clinical Insights, Inc.   April 2008 - July 2008
UCI Graduate Health Insurance Plan   June 2001 - May 2004
UCI Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry   September 2001 - May 2003

Skills
Publications, Healthcare IT, Advisory Boards, Competitive Intelligence, Analytics, Medical Education, Pharmaceutical..., Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Scientific Writing, Scientific..., Electronic Media, Medical Writing, Medical Communications, Therapeutic Areas, Lifesciences, Oncology

Education
University of California, Irvine   2000 — 2007
Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

University of Michigan   1996 — 2000
B.S., Microbiology

Nick RuthNick Ruth Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Novartis Years January 2011 - February 2012
Job Product Director, LenSx, Centurion and Cataract Consumables, US Surgical Marketing at Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Alcon, a Novartis company   July 2015 - Present
Alcon, a Novartis company   June 2014 - July 2015
Alcon, a Novartis company   February 2012 - May 2014
Novartis   January 2011 - February 2012
Novartis   January 2009 - December 2010
Novartis   November 2006 - December 2008
Novartis   June 2006 - November 2006
Novartis   July 2003 - May 2006
Merck   January 1999 - June 2003
Culver Careers (CulverCareers.com)   June 1998 - December 1998

Skills
Rheumatology, Nephrology, Cardiology, Neurology, Pharmaceutical Sales, Dermatology, Allergy, Ophthalmology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Product Launch, Managed Care, Endocrinology, Sales Management, Pain Management, Product Marketing, Hypertension, Product Management, District Sales..., Cataract Surgery, Cataract, Health Care Reform, Marketing, Business Acumen, Podiatry, Cholesterol, Heart Failure, Accountable Care, Cardiac Surgery, Business Strategy, Business Planning, Marketing Strategy, Pricing Strategy, Product Launch Events, Migraine, ADHD, Myocardial Infarction, Primary Health Care, Geriatrics, Commercialization, Cornea, Optometry, Brand Development, Brand Management, Brand Awareness, Public Speaking, Platform Skills, Customer Insight, Patient Education, Customer Experience, Market Research

Education
University of Redlands
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

University of California, Riverside
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Liz (Elizabeth) Baker, PhDLiz (Elizabeth) Baker, PhD Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years February 2001 - April 2006
Job Senior Manager, Global Scientific Affairs Training & Development at Amgen
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Amgen   June 2010 - Present
Amgen   May 2006 - June 2010
Novartis   February 2001 - April 2006
Centocor   May 1998 - January 2001
The Scripps Research Institute   September 1994 - April 1998

Skills
Medical Communications, Oncology, Clinical Research, Clinical Development, Drug Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Training, Teaching, Molecular Biology, Training Leadership, Publication Planning, Inflammation, Strategic Planning, Biologics, Biopharmaceuticals, Rheumatology, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Immunology, Medical Affairs, Life Sciences, Therapeutic Areas, Global Strategy, Project Planning, Project Management, Biotechnology, Clinical Trials, Cross-functional Team..., Strategy

Education
UC San Diego   1988 — 1994
PhD, Biology

University of Washington   1984 — 1988
BS, Biology

Jennifer TungJennifer Tung San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years December 2011 - May 2014
Job Research Associate III at BristolMyers Squibb
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Bristol-Myers Squibb   May 2014 - Present
Novartis   December 2011 - May 2014
Genentech   July 2010 - November 2011
Exelixis   June 2007 - March 2010
SGX Pharmaceuticals   July 2006 - June 2007
The Scripps Research Institute   January 2007 - March 2007

Skills
In Vivo, Drug Discovery, Pharmacology, Cell

Education
University of California, San Diego   2003 — 2007
BS, Molecular Biology

Stephanie DaleStephanie Dale San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years July 2012 - June 2014
Job Research Associate at Genentech
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Genentech   June 2014 - Present
Novartis   July 2012 - June 2014
Genentech   March 2011 - July 2012
Exelixis   January 2005 - June 2012
Bayer Pharmaceuticals   October 2004 - January 2005

Skills
Cell, Bioanalysis, GMP, In Vivo, Pharmacokinetics

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   2001 — 2004
B. S., Biochemistry

Cathy McCoyCathy McCoy San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 1995 - 1997
Job Supplier Quality Manager at Penumbra Inc
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Penumbra Inc   January 2014 - Present
Penumbra Inc   January 2011 - January 2014
Novartis   1995 - 1997
InSite Vision, Inc.   1994 - 1995
Bio-Rad Laboratories   1992 - 1994
Nichols Institute Diagnostics   1990 - 1992

Education
University of California, Irvine
B.S., Biological Sciences

Jason LundbergJason Lundberg Fort Worth, Texas
Novartis Years January 2007 - May 2011
Job Senior Product Manager
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Alcon, a Novartis company   July 2015 - Present
Novartis Oncology   May 2013 - Present
Novartis Oncology   May 2012 - May 2013
Novartis Oncology   May 2011 - May 2012
Novartis   January 2007 - May 2011
Merck   2002 - 2007
ADP   2001 - 2002

Skills
Oncology, Hematology, Salesforce Training, Managed Care, Leadership, Collaboration, Marketing, Strategic Planning

Education
University of Redlands   2004 — 2006
MBA, Business Administration and Management, General

University of California, Riverside   1997 — 2001
BA, History

Zarina KhanZarina Khan San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years February 2014 - January 2015
Job Associate staff scientist at Transcriptic
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Transcriptic   January 2015 - Present
Novartis   February 2014 - January 2015
First Republic Bank   October 2013 - January 2014

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, Customer Service, GMP, SOP

Education
University of California, Davis   2009 — 2013
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Microbiology

Dave BullisDave Bullis Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years 1998 - 1999
Job Senior Global Product Manager at Illumina DNA Applications
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Illumina   November 2012 - Present
Genomics and Life Sciences Consulting   2011 - 2014
Agradis, Inc.   April 2011 - October 2012
Synthetic Genomics   2007 - 2011
Illumina   2003 - 2007
Syngenta- Basel Switzerland, and San Diego   1998 - 2001
Novartis   1998 - 1999

Skills
Strategy, Product Development, Pricing, Operations Management, Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Ultra-short-pulsed..., Agriculture, Experimental Design, SAS, Start-ups, Market Analysis, Technology Evaluation, R&D, Genomics, Biotechnology, Business Development, Biochemistry, Sequencing, Lifesciences, Assay Development, DNA, Commercialization, Genotyping, Microarray, Product Marketing, High Throughput...

Education
University of California, San Diego - The Rady School of Management   2010 — 2012
MBA, Business Management with Finance emphasis

University of Zurich, Switzerland   2001 — 2004
Developmental Biology and Genetics

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York   2002 — 2003
Molecular Genetics

University of California, San Diego   1997 — 2001
Biochemistry Cell Biology

University of Queensland, Australia   1996 — 1996
Ecology

Eric EspositoEric Esposito East Hanover, New Jersey
Novartis Years May 2013 - August 2013
Job Student at McGill University
Industry Medical Practice
Experience
Novartis   May 2013 - August 2013
Esposito's Meat and Deli   July 2008 - August 2012

Skills
Chemistry, Mathematics, Microsoft Office, HSE, Emergency Management, Hazardous Waste..., Corporate Insurance..., Corporate Tax Planning, Procedure Development, LMS System, File Management, Organic Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Manual Dexterity, Laboratory Skills, IR spectroscopy, NMR, Chromatography, ChemDraw, Titration, Customer Service, Microsoft Excel

Education
University of California, San Francisco   2015 — 2016
Dental Post-Baccalaureate

McGill University   2011 — 2015
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Chemistry

Hanover Park High School   2007 — 2011

James HannonJames Hannon Albuquerque, New Mexico Area
Novartis Years January 2011 - February 2014
Job Manager, Inhalation Development at Respira Therapeutics, Inc.
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Respira Therapeutics, Inc.   June 2015 - Present
Respira Therapeutics, Inc.   February 2014 - Present
Novartis   January 2011 - February 2014
Novartis   January 2009 - December 2010
Nektar Therapeutics   March 2007 - December 2008
MAP Pharmaceuticals   August 2005 - February 2007
Applied Biosystems   October 2004 - June 2005

Skills
Medical Devices, Design Control, GMP, Biomedical Engineering, Manufacturing, FDA, ISO 13485, R&D, CAPA, Testing, Clinical Trials, V&V, Validation, Quality System, Biotechnology, Computer System..., Solidworks, Product Launch, Technology Transfer, FMEA, Cross-functional Team..., Lifesciences, Matlab, Scilab, CAD/CAM Software, 3D Prototyping, Product Design, Life Sciences, Product Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Engineering, Design of Experiments, Mechanical Engineering, Process Improvement, Management, Quality Assurance, SOP, Design for Manufacturing, Commercialization, GLP, Project Management, Patents, Leadership, Root Cause Analysis, Troubleshooting, Analysis, Change Control, Start-ups, Microsoft Office, Quality Control

Education
University of California, San Diego   1999 — 2004
Bachelor of Science (BS), Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Michelle GlaserMichelle Glaser Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years September 2006 - May 2011
Job Executive Neuroscience Sales Specialist at Allergan
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Allergan   August 2012 - Present
Smith & Nephew   May 2011 - August 2012
Novartis   September 2006 - May 2011

Skills
Neurology, Pharmaceutical Sales, Product Launch, Pharmaceutical Industry

Education
University of Phoenix
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

University of California, Irvine
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)

University of California, Irvine

Matthew BlissMatthew Bliss San Diego, California
Novartis Years September 2015 - Present
Job Scientific Associate at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   September 2015 - Present
UC Irvine   September 2013 - June 2015
Allergan   July 2014 - September 2014
La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology   August 2011 - September 2013
UC Santa Barbara   May 2009 - July 2011

Skills
Western Blotting, PCR, ELISA, Cell Culture, Cell Based Assays, qPCR, Gel Electrophoresis, Histology, SDS-PAGE, Drug Discovery, DNA, In Vivo, Cell, Molecular Biology

Education
University of California, Irvine   2013 — 2015
Master of Science (M.S.), Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

University of California, Santa Barbara   2007 — 2011
Bachelor of Science (BS), Biological Psychology

Greg BrunsonGreg Brunson Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years May 2007 - May 2010
Job Senior Medical Science Liaison at ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc.   November 2014 - Present
Boehringer Ingelheim   June 2010 - Present
Novartis   May 2007 - May 2010

Skills
Clinical Trials, Clinical Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Cardiology, Diabetes, Neurology, Endocrinology, Infectious Diseases, Managed Care, Pharmacology, Therapeutic Areas, Clinical Research

Education
UCSF   1990 — 1994
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.), Pharmacy

UC Santa Barbara   1987 — 1990
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), 1990

Kristen YorkKristen York Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years April 2005 - August 2008
Job Medical Sales Specialist
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Johnson & Johnson   May 2013 - Present
CrossFit Excellence   September 2010 - Present
Novo Nordisk A/S   September 2008 - August 2010
Novartis   April 2005 - August 2008

Skills
Diabetes, Endocrinology, Hypertension, Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Managed Care, Coaching, Nephrology, OB/GYN, Neurology, Type 2 Diabetes, Urology

Education
University of California, Irvine   2002 — 2004
Bachelor's degree, Bio-psychology

Dave SwanDave Swan Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years September 2014 - Present
Job Oncology Sales Specialist
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   September 2014 - Present
Autodesk   February 2013 - September 2014
SkilaMederi   May 2012 - February 2013
Novartis   November 2009 - May 2012
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.   January 2007 - November 2009
Novartis   October 1999 - January 2007
Medline Industries   August 1998 - September 1999
AT&T TCG Cerfnet   June 1997 - August 1998
InterCall   June 1996 - June 1997

Skills
Hypertension, Alzheimer's disease, Osteoporosis, Strategic Planning, Budget Management, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Dermatology, Neurology, Cardiology, Sales Force..., Diabetes, Family Practice, Psychiatry, Managed Care, Internal Medicine, Product Launches, Hospitals, Sales Management, Key Account Management, Long Term Care, Infusion, Product Launch, Sales Effectiveness, Pharmaceutical Sales, Urology, Sales Force Development, Sales Operations, Selling Skills, Pharmaceutical Industry, Hospital Sales, Sales

Education
University of Redlands   2001 — 2003
MBA, Business Adminstration

University of California, Riverside   1989 — 1993
Bachelor of Science, Business Administration

Jennifer Giannini, MSN, RN, NP-C, CNSJennifer Giannini, MSN, RN, NP-C, CNS Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years June 2011 - July 2012
Job Motivated High Achieving Nurse Practitioner/Manager with Extensive Bone Marrow Transplant/Hem/Onc Experience
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center   April 2013 - Present
UCLA   July 2012 - April 2013
Millennium Pharmaceuticals   July 2011 - October 2012
Novartis   June 2011 - July 2012
CITY OF HOPE MEDICAL CENTER   July 2009 - July 2012
Allos Therapeutics   August 2010 - June 2011
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center   January 2006 - July 2009
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center   January 2007 - August 2007
Hackensack University Medical Center   December 2003 - December 2005

Skills
Oncology, Hematology, Treatment, Nursing, Healthcare, bone marrow transplant, stem cell transplant, bone marrow biopsy, bone marrow harvest, skin biopsy, Patient Safety, Clinical Research, Transplant, Stem Cells, Cell, Inpatient, Chemotherapy, Bone Marrow, Hospitals, Stem Cell Transplant, Patient Education, BLS, Surgery, ACLS, Cancer, Nurse Practitioners, Healthcare Management, Acute Care, Oncology Nursing, Registered Nurses, Patient Advocacy, HIPAA, Palliative Care, Leadership, Ambulatory Care, Public Speaking, Board Certified, Leukemia, Medicine, Critical Care, Nursing Education, EMR, Bone Marrow..., Physicians, IV, Health Education, Emergency Medicine, EHR, Pain Management, Physician Relations

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   2007 — 2009
MSN

Syracuse University   1999 — 2003
BSN

David BarbourDavid Barbour Greater Denver Area
Novartis Years April 2012 - Present
Job Medical Science Liaison Oncology Rare Diseases
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   April 2012 - Present
Novartis   2008 - April 2012
Solvay Pharmaceuticals   2007 - 2008
UCSF   1997 - 1998

Skills
Clinical Trials, Transplant, Nephrology, Medical Affairs, Infectious Diseases, Medical Writing, Diabetes, Neurology, Outcomes Research, Rheumatology, Pharmacology, Therapeutic Areas, Clinical Development, Endocrinology, Oncology

Education
University of California, San Francisco   1994 — 1997
Pharm.D.

Jennifer TsangJennifer Tsang San Francisco, California
Novartis Years September 2011 - December 2012
Job Procurement Specialist
Industry Outsourcing/Offshoring
Experience
Cinepolis   June 2014 - July 2015
Genentech   April 2012 - May 2014
Novartis   September 2011 - December 2012
Takeda San Diego, Inc.   March 2009 - July 2011

Skills
Procurement, Negotiation, ERP, Sourcing, Purchasing, HPLC, Drug Discovery, Chromatography, Cell Culture, Pharmaceutical Industry, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Data Analysis, Analytical Chemistry, ELISA, Biotechnology, GMP, Microsoft Word, Chemistry, Lifesciences, Biochemistry, LC-MS, Protein Chemistry, SharePoint, Life Sciences, SAP, Electronic Lab Notebooks, Medicinal Chemistry, cost analysis

Education
University of California, San Diego   2007 — 2011
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Patricia BournePatricia Bourne Visalia, California Area
Novartis Years 2003 - 2005
Job Director, Medical Sciences at Gilead Sciences
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Gilead Sciences   November 2011 - Present
Gilead   July 2007 - November 2011
GEMCare Health Plan   2005 - 2007
Novartis   2003 - 2005
Bristol Myers Squibb   1997 - 2003

Skills
Managed Care, Medical Affairs, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Pharmaceutical Industry, Endocrinology, Cardiology, Infectious Diseases, Oncology, Pharmacy, Medical Writing, Clinical Trials, Clinical Development, Neurology, Medicine, Nephrology

Education
University of California, San Francisco
Pharm D

Philippe MarchandPhilippe Marchand Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years April 2011 - March 2015
Job Technical and Operations Management / Entrepreneur / Aligning Business and Technology
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Samumed   March 2015 - Present
Novartis   April 2011 - March 2015
Genoptix, A Novartis Company   June 2007 - March 2015
Celula, Inc   April 2005 - May 2007
Genoptix   November 2001 - May 2005
OMM Inc.   November 1999 - November 2001
Parallel Solution   January 1993 - November 1999
UCSD   January 1991 - November 1999

Skills
Cross-functional Team..., Software Development, R&D, IT Strategy, Medical Devices, Management, Strategy, Integration, Project Portfolio..., Project Management, Strategic Planning, Process Improvement, Biotechnology, Enterprise Architecture, Start-ups, Healthcare Information..., Product Development, ERP, Technology Evaluation, Program Management, SDLC, Product Management, IT Management, Healthcare, Information Technology, Business Intelligence, Agile Methodologies, Vendor Management, Laboratory Medicine, Executive Management, FDA, Leadership, Life Sciences, Change Management, Data Center, Disaster Recovery, Quality Assurance, SaaS, Pharmaceutical Industry

Education
University of California, San Diego   1991 — 1992
PostDoc

Universite de Haute Alsace   1982 — 1990
PhD

Melissa Neighbors, PharmDMelissa Neighbors, PharmD Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years May 2014 - July 2015
Job US Regulatory Lead at Amgen
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Amgen   July 2015 - Present
Novartis   May 2014 - July 2015
Novartis   July 2012 - April 2014
Rutgers University   July 2012 - April 2014
UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences   2009 - October 2013
VA San Diego Medical Center   2009 - 2011
Target Pharmacy   June 2010 - August 2010
Catalent Pharma Solutions   2003 - 2008
Indiana University   June 2002 - August 2002

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, Biotechnology, HPLC, GLP, FDA, Pharmacy, Healthcare, Pharmacists, Sop, GMP, Regulatory Affairs, Higher Education, Pharmacy Practice, CRO, Regulatory Submissions, Biopharmaceuticals, Chromatography, Analytical Chemistry, Hospitals, R&D, Data Analysis, Hypertension, Primary Care, IND, NDA, University Teaching, Pharmacology

Education
University of California, San Diego   2008 — 2012
PharmD, Pharmacy

Louisiana Tech University
Bachelor of Science (BSc), Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Christopher TaChristopher Ta Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years September 2012 - Present
Job Project Management | Business Analysis | Technology| GxP | Portfolio Management
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   September 2012 - Present
Genoptix, A Novartis Company   October 2011 - September 2012
Genoptix, A Novartis Company   December 2008 - October 2011
ETA4: English Through Academics, Athletics and the Arts Abroad   October 2008 - May 2011
Franklin Retail Solutions   September 2005 - December 2008

Skills
Biotechnology, Project Management, Information Technology, Quality Assurance, Business Analysis, Healthcare Information..., Cross-functional Team..., Healthcare, EMR, Healthcare Information..., Life Sciences, Leadership, Program Management, Microsoft Excel, Visio, Data Analysis, Management, Pharmaceutical Industry, Clinical Research, Process Improvement, Medical Devices

Education
University of California, San Diego   2004 — 2008
Bachelor of Science (BS), Human Biology and Neuroscience

University of California, San Diego
Project Management

David MatusowDavid Matusow San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 2007 - 2010
Job Associate Scientist at Gilead Sciences
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Gilead Sciences   January 2010 - Present
Novartis   2007 - 2010
Nektar Therapeutics   2004 - 2007

Skills
Drug Delivery, Formulation, HPLC, GMP, Analytical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Industry, GLP, Technology Transfer, TGA, R&D, Drug Discovery, Validation, Biotechnology, Spray Drying, Tablets, Therapeutic Areas, Pharmaceutics, Drug Development, Formulation Development, Pharmaceuticals, Process Simplification, Process Engineering, Clinical Manufacturing, Scale Up, Direct Compression, Bilayer Tablet..., High Shear Granulation, Fluid Bed Granulaiton, Tablet Coating, Characterization, Life Sciences, IND, NDA, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutical..., Encapsulation, Process Optimization, Tablet Compression, Controlled Release, CMO management, Contract Manufacturing, Design of Experiments, Tableting, Pre-clinical Studies, Manufacturing Scale-up

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   2000 — 2004
B.S., Chemical Engineering

University of California, Los Angeles   2000 — 2004
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Chemical Engineering

Cyrus Irani Patel M.D.Cyrus Irani Patel M.D. United States
Novartis Years 2014 - Present
Job Area Scientific Director Oncology Medical Science Liaison at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   2014 - Present
Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia and New Zealand   2012 - 2014
inVentiv Health Clinical   2011 - 2012

Education
University of Southern California   2007 — 2010
Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

University of California, Los Angeles   2004 — 2007
Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.)

Sacha TomasiniSacha Tomasini San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years April 2007 - February 2011
Job Sales Professional
Industry Staffing and Recruiting
Experience
Freitas Consulting   July 2011 - February 2015
Novartis   April 2007 - February 2011
GlaxoSmithKline   August 2004 - April 2007
Novartis   November 2001 - August 2004
Union Medical Company   December 1999 - November 2001
Biosurg, Inc.   March 1999 - December 1999

Skills
Recruiting, Search, Technical Recruiting, Temporary Placement, Sales, Account Management, Applicant Tracking..., Internet Recruiting, Research, Talent Acquisition, Training

Education
UC Davis   1994 — 1998
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Animal Sciences

Scott KrumlandScott Krumland Martinez, California
Novartis Years April 2006 - September 2007
Job Brewmaster
Industry Food Production
Experience
Bayer   April 2013 - November 2013
Bayer   July 2012 - March 2013
Bayer   September 2007 - July 2012
Novartis   April 2006 - September 2007
Chiron Corporation   January 2000 - April 2006
Chiron Corporation   October 1996 - January 2000
Chiron Corporation   October 1991 - October 1996
Cetus Corporation   July 1989 - October 1991
Jacob Schmidt Brewing   1981 - 1984
Anheuser-Busch   1979 - 1981

Skills
Change Control, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical Industry, GMP, Fermentation, Quality System, Sop, 21 CFR Part 11, CAPA

Education
UCDavis   1972 — 1979
BS in Food Biochemistry, Brewing

University of California, Davis   1972 — 1979
MS, Food Science (major in brewing)

Semhar SebhatuSemhar Sebhatu Oakland, California
Novartis Years December 2008 - June 2014
Job Quality Assurance Specialist at Microbiology Quality Associates Inc
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Microbiology & Quality Associates, Inc.   2014 - Present
Novartis   December 2008 - June 2014
Pharmaceutical Services Corporation (PSC)   July 2007 - December 2008
Micro Virology Laboratories Inc.   April 2005 - June 2007

Skills
Microbiology, Quality Assurance, Validation, Environmental Monitoring, Virology, Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Industry, GMP, Biotechnology, SOP, FDA

Education
University of California, Davis
Bachelor of Science (BS), Animal Biotechnology

Sylvia LauSylvia Lau San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years June 2009 - Present
Job Scientist
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   June 2009 - Present
Nektar Therapeutics   March 2004 - April 2008
Nektar Therapeutics (formerly Inhale Therapeutic Systems Inc.)   2004 - 2008

Skills
Biotechnology, GMP, Pharmaceutical Industry, FDA, Drug Development, SOP, Technology Transfer, Validation, HPLC, Life Sciences, R, Biopharmaceuticals, Drug Discovery, Medical Devices

Education
University of California, Davis   1999 — 2003

Tizita HorningTizita Horning San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years April 2012 - Present
Job Bioprocess Expert at Novartis
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Novartis   April 2012 - Present
Amyris Biotechnologies   2005 - March 2012
Nektar Therapeutics   2004 - 2005

Skills
Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Cell Culture, Fermentation, Synthetic Biology, Metabolic Engineering, Biofuels, Biochemistry, Purification, High Throughput..., Fermentation Technology, Aseptic Technique, Protein Chemistry

Education
University of California, Davis   1998 — 2003

Trevor RaderTrevor Rader San Diego, California
Novartis Years 2012 - 2014
Job Manager, Analytical Chemistry at Receptos, Inc.
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Receptos, Inc.   2015 - Present
Novartis   2012 - 2014
Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc.   2002 - 2010
Dura/Elan Pharmaceuticals   1999 - 2001

Skills
GLP, Biotechnology, HPLC, Pharmaceutical Industry, GMP, Drug Discovery, Troubleshooting, Analytical Chemistry

Education
UC Davis
Biochemistry

Truong DangTruong Dang San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years July 2015 - Present
Job Scientist at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   July 2015 - Present
Novartis   April 2015 - June 2015
Novartis   January 2011 - March 2015
Novartis   January 2009 - December 2010
Nektar Therapeutics   January 2007 - December 2008
Nektar Therapeutics   June 2005 - December 2006
BioSource International   March 2004 - June 2005

Skills
Aerosol Science, Solid State..., Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Industry, GMP, Validation, GLP, SOP, FDA, Technology Transfer, Life Sciences, HPLC, Raman Microscopy, SEM, Powder X-ray Diffraction, DVS, DSC, TGA, Laser Diffraction, Particle Size Analysis, Karl Fisher

Education
University of California, Davis   1998 — 2002
Bachelor's degree, Biology

Milton Galeas MBAMilton Galeas MBA Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years October 2010 - July 2011
Job Advisory | Management Consulting | Financial Management Group KPMG LLP.
Industry Management Consulting
Experience
KPMG   April 2014 - Present
International Lease Finance Corporation ILFC   September 2013 - March 2014
Novartis   October 2010 - July 2011
David Landau LLP   2011 - 2011
Milton Galeas   June 2009 - July 2010
PARSON CONSULTING LLP   September 2006 - January 2009
METLIFE INC   May 2005 - August 2006
Response Companies   October 2004 - April 2005
MORGAN STANLEY & Co   May 2000 - April 2004
SALIBELLO & BRODER CPA's   February 1995 - April 2000

Skills
Internal Controls, Financial Reporting, Financial Statements, Managerial Finance, Compliance, Consulting, Financial Services, Management, Internal Audit, General Ledger, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Sarbanes-Oxley, Business Intelligence, Process Improvement, Financial Accounting, Risk Assessment, Auditing, Analysis, Business Process, Due Diligence, Talent Acquisition, Management Consulting, Accounting, Budgets, Enterprise Risk..., Business Analysis, IFRS, Finance, Financial Risk, Risk Management, Payroll, Strategic Planning, Change Management, Business Process..., Financial Analysis, Accounts Payable, Financial Modeling, Business Transformation, Business Process..., IT Audit, Business Planning, Shared Services, Project Portfolio..., Forecasting, Executive Management, Acquisition Integration, Mergers, Strategy, Project Management, Business Strategy

Education
University of California, Irvine   2015 — 2015
IT Certification, Business Intelligence/Data Warehouse

Saint Peters University   2012 — 2013
MBA, Management Information Systems & Risk Management

Bernard Baruch College   1997 — 2000
BBA, Accounting

Ann PhanAnn Phan San Diego, California
Novartis Years
Job Scientist at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   

Skills
Biotechnology, Life Sciences, ELISA, Cell Culture, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Assay Development, PCR, Clinical Trials, Validation

Education
University of California, Irvine

VTT

Jerry TsoJerry Tso San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years July 2013 - Present
Job Principal Scientist at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   July 2013 - Present
W.L. Gore & Associates   May 2011 - July 2013
University at Buffalo   August 2006 - May 2011
ALZA Corporation   2001 - 2006
Sequoia Analytical   1998 - 1999

Skills
HPLC, Quality System, Mass Spectrometry, Analytical Chemistry, LIMS, Chromatography, GLP, Drug Delivery, GMP

Education
State University of New York at Buffalo   2006 — 2011
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Analytical Chemistry

University of California, Irvine   1993 — 1998
B.S., Applied Ecology

Jim Van NadaJim Van Nada Moultrie, Georgia
Novartis Years September 2008 - January 2009
Job Senior Technical Writer/Analyst
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
excelleRx   September 2012 - Present
Quorum Review IRB   July 2012 - July 2012
ERT   May 2011 - December 2011
sanofi-aventis   September 2010 - April 2011
Novartis   September 2008 - January 2009
Merck   June 2007 - January 2008

Skills
Computer System..., Documentation, Requirements Analysis, Validation, Technical Writing, Technical Documentation, Visio, ITIL, SOP, SDLC, Process Development, Business Analysis, Document Management, Word, PowerPoint, Software Documentation, Change Control, SnagIt, Excel, Knowledge Management, Analysis, Testing, Functional..., Configuration Management, Documentum, RoboHelp, Quality Assurance, Online Help, Manuals, FDA, Requirements Gathering, 21 CFR Part 11, MS Project, Process Mapping, User Acceptance Testing, Systems Analysis, Business Process, Proposal Writing, Technical Communication, Business Requirements, Workflow Analysis, Pharmaceuticals, Gap Analysis, Sop, Microsoft Excel, Pharmaceutical Industry, Data Management, Microsoft Word

Education
University of California, Irvine   1976 — 1984
MA, English

UCLA   1970 — 1974
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), English Language and Literature, General

Kathi DilgerKathi Dilger Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years April 1996 - July 2005
Job at
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Veloxis Pharmaceuticals   August 2015 - Present
Mission Road Pharmacy   February 2013 - August 2015
Novartis   April 1996 - July 2005

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, Pharmaceutical Sales, Strategic Planning, Sales Management, Marketing Strategy, Oncology, Business Development, Cross-functional Team..., Management, Medical Devices, Pharmacy, Product Launch, Sales

Education
University of California, Irvine   1989 — 1993
ba, Social Ecology

Kristen LangstonKristen Langston Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years 2004 - 2008
Job DCS at Novo Nordisk
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novo Nordisk   September 2008 - Present
Novartis   2004 - 2008

Education
University of California, Irvine   2001 — 2004
BS, Neuro Biology

Rita HanleyRita Hanley San Jose, California
Novartis Years February 2006 - 2014
Job Pediatric Sales Representative at Abbott
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Abbott   June 2014 - Present
Novartis   February 2006 - 2014
Turner BioSystems   March 2002 - February 2006
Turner Designs   December 2000 - March 2002

Skills
Cardiology, Pharmaceutical Sales, Endocrinology, Product Launch, Neurology, Urology, Nephrology, OB/GYN, Osteoporosis, Account Management, Marketing Communications, Internal Medicine, Sales Effectiveness, Hypertension, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Marketing, Market Access, Selling Skills, Family Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Advertising, Lifesciences, Sales Presentations, Press Releases, Therapeutic Areas, Diabetes, Managed Care, Managed Markets, Primary Care, Specialty Pharmaceutical, Pharmaceutics

Education
University of California, Irvine   1996 — 2000
Bachelor of Science (BS), Biology, General

University of California Extension, Santa Cruz
Certificate in Marketing

Yvonne AchtermanYvonne Achterman Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years June 2000 - April 2005
Job Senior Clinical Research Associate at ICON plc
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
ICON plc   August 2014 - Present
INC Research   March 2014 - August 2014
ICON plc   February 2013 - April 2014
Execupharm   April 2011 - January 2013
ReSearch Pharmaceutical Services   October 2009 - April 2011
Kforce Clinical Research, Inc.   May 2005 - April 2009
Novartis   June 2000 - April 2005
American Pharmaceutical Partners, Inc.   August 1999 - May 2000
Alpha Therapeutic Corporation   November 1993 - August 1999
California Clinical Trials   September 1991 - November 1993

Education
University of California, Irvine   1988 — 1991
B.S., Biology

Glendale Community College   1984 — 1988
A.S., Sciences

Shetal DesaiShetal Desai Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years July 2014 - Present
Job Managed Markets Pharmacy Professional
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Novartis   July 2014 - Present
OptumRx   June 2012 - July 2014
USC School of Pharmacy   July 2007 - June 2013
USC Norris Cancer Hospital   July 2007 - May 2012
CVS/Caremark   May 2003 - July 2007
WellPoint Anthem   July 2000 - April 2003

Skills
Pharmacists, Pharmacy, Clinical Research, Healthcare, Hospitals, Healthcare Information..., Oncology, Pharmacy Automation, Health Economics, Pharmaceutical Industry, Medication Therapy..., Healthcare Consulting, Cancer, Healthcare Management

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore   1995 — 1999
Doctor of Pharmacy, Pharmacy

Leland High School   1991 — 1995
High School

University of California, Los Angeles   1991 — 1995
B.S., Physiological Sciences

Leland High School

Jessica KwonJessica Kwon Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years 2003 - 2008
Job Director, Compliance & Risk Assurance at Pearson
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Pearson plc   March 2014 - Present
Forest Laboratories   November 2013 - March 2014
Shionogi Inc.   March 2011 - October 2013
Seton Hall University School of Law   September 2009 - March 2011
Daiichi Sankyo   January 2009 - September 2009
Novartis   2003 - 2008
Novartis International   2003 - 2006

Skills
Compliance, Pharmaceuticals, Regulatory Affairs, FDA, Regulatory Requirements, Privacy Law, Biotechnology, Healthcare

Education
University of California, Los Angeles - School of Law   1987 — 1990
JD, Law

University of California, Los Angeles
BA

Madeleine GolaboskiMadeleine Golaboski Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years December 2005 - February 2009
Job Hepatology Sales Specialist at AbbVie
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Bristol-Myers Squibb   January 2012 - January 2013
Novartis   December 2005 - February 2009
Pfizer   January 2004 - December 2005
Pfizer   October 1998 - January 2004

Skills
Hepatitis, Community Liasion, Virology, HIV, Hepatology, Gastroenterology, Pharmaceutical Sales, Product Launch, Hematology, Oncology, Community Outreach, Patient Advocacy, Infectious Diseases, Healthcare, Neurology, Managed Care, Pulmonology, Market Access, Hospitals, Rheumatology, Hospital Sales, Urology, Endocrinology

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics with 3 years coursework in Biology

Jeffrey LiebmanJeffrey Liebman Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years 1997 - 2004
Job Senior Manager, Medical Writing at Eisai Medical Research
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Eisai Medical Research   November 2014 - Present
Eisai Medical Research   June 2011 - November 2014
Eisai Medical Research   March 2006 - June 2011
Self-employed   January 2005 - March 2006
Novartis   1997 - 2004
Ciba-Geigy Pharmaceuticals   1976 - 1997

Skills
Medical Writing, Oncology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Clinical Development, Clinical Trials, Therapeutic Areas, GCP, Drug Development, CRO, Regulatory Submissions, IND, CTMS

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
PhD, Physiological Psychology

Tony White, MBATony White, MBA Sacramento, California Area
Novartis Years 2004 - 2006
Job Segment Sales Manager
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Johnson Electric   October 2013 - Present
Lumenis   July 2012 - June 2013
Bausch & Lomb   2008 - January 2012
Eyeonics   2006 - 2008
Novartis   2004 - 2006
Merck   1998 - 2004
Bertek Pharmaceuticals, Inc.   1997 - 1998
Baxter Healthcare Corporation/VWR Corp   1992 - 1997

Skills
Skills Training, Strategy Alignment, Customer Focus, Communication, Coaching, Counseling, Negotiation, Sales Process, Business Analysis, Project Execution, Marketing Support, Results Focused, Training, Project Management, Sales Operations, Recruiting, Medical Devices, Selling, Result Oriented, Competitive Analysis, Account Management, Product Launch, Leadership, Sales, Psychotherapy, CRM, Management, Team Leadership, Marketing, Contract Negotiation, Human Resources, Cold Calling, Surgeons, Market Development, Pharmaceutical Sales, Ophthalmology, Operating Room, Capital Equipment, Disposables, Sales Force Development, Business Planning, Cross-functional Team..., Direct Sales, Sales Presentations, Entrepreneurship, Orthopedic, OB/GYN, Rheumatology, Urology, Cardiology

Education
MBA, University of Phoenix   2001 — 2003
MBA, Business, 3.96

University of California, Los Angeles   1987 — 1992
BA, English

Les ChoiLes Choi United States
Novartis Years December 1986 - June 2012
Job Pharmaceutical Scientist at Retired
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Retired   July 2012 - Present
Novartis   December 1986 - June 2012
Revlon Health Care Group   1977 - 1986
Yale University School of Medicine   December 1974 - June 1977

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, Drug Development, Clinical Development, GxP, Pharmacology, ADME, Biomarkers, Pharmacokinetics, GLP, DMPK, Drug Discovery

Education
UCLA   1968 — 1974
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Pharmacology

UCLA   1964 — 1968
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Chemistry

Leslie BlevinsLeslie Blevins Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years June 2013 - Present
Job Sales and Marketing Management Professional with experience in Oncology, Managed Care and Hospital Systems
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   June 2013 - Present
Amgen   July 1990 - May 2013

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, Pharmaceutical Sales, Oncology, Nephrology, Managed Care, Salesforce Training, Sales&Marketing, Sales Operations, Biopharmaceuticals, Urology, Cardiology, Sales Effectiveness, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Product Launch, Hospital Sales, Hematology, Osteoporosis, Biotechnology

Education
California State University, Long Beach- Dietetics, Chemistry
Bachelor of Science, Dietetics and Chemistry

UCLA

Grazia PiizziGrazia Piizzi Greater Boston Area
Novartis Years Research Investigator IINovartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc2006 - Present
Job Research Investigator at Novartis
Industry Research
Experience
Novartis   Research Investigator IINovartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc2006 - Present
GNF   2006 - Present

Skills
Organic Synthesis, Drug Design, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, LC-MS, ADME, Synthetic Organic..., High Throughput..., Chemistry, Biotechnology, Lead Change

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1998 — 2003
PhD, Organic Chemistry

Sarah Gerber (Connell)Sarah Gerber (Connell) Greater Boston Area
Novartis Years ScientistUCB Reseach2001 - 2004
Job Scientist at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   ScientistUCB Reseach2001 - 2004
Miravant Medical Technologies   June 1999 - May 2001

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1994 — 1998

Saint Francis High School

Brett BarberBrett Barber Greater Denver Area
Novartis Years 1997 - 1999
Job Senior Director, Clinical Solutions Unit at CROMSOURCE
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
CROMSOURCE   October 2014 - Present
Premier Research   May 2014 - October 2014
PharmaNet/i3   April 2012 - December 2012
Kforce Clinical Research, Inc.   January 2011 - June 2012
Pfizer Pharmaceuticals   2008 - November 2010
Pfizer Pharmaceuticals   2006 - 2008
Pfizer Pharmaceuticals   1999 - 2006
Novartis   1997 - 1999
Ciba-Geigy   1995 - 1997

Skills
Clinical Trials, CTMS, Therapeutic Areas, CRO, Drug Safety, Oncology, Clinical Operations, Clinical Research, Drug Development, Phase I, Data Management, EDC, Clinical Monitoring, Management, Team Building, Pharmaceutical Industry, Biostatistics, Clinical Development, Regulatory Affairs, GCP, Projects, Training, ICH-GCP, Quality Assurance, Clinical Data Management, Infectious Diseases, Medical Writing, Neurology, Regulatory Submissions, Pharmacovigilance, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Vaccines, Medical Affairs, Diabetes, Clinical Study Design, Dermatology, Sop, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Clinical Pharmacology, FDA, SOP, Drug development

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Kinesiology

University of Toronto
M.Sc., Cardiovascular Physiology

Fred MoyFred Moy Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years March 2002 - February 2004
Job Statistician, Biostatistician at New York Medical College
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
New York Medical College   January 1990 - Present
Boehringer Ingelheim   September 2004 - August 2007
Novartis   March 2002 - February 2004
Cornell University   January 1999 - December 2001

Skills
Clinical Trials, Protocol, Biostatistics, Phase I, SAS, Clinical Development, Oncology, Statistics, Clinical Study Design, Clinical Research, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical Industry, Biotechnology, CRO, GCP, FDA, Regulatory Submissions, Clinical Data Management, EDC, Regulatory Affairs, Data Management, Lifesciences, SAS programming

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1985 — 1988
MBA, Business

Graduate
PhD, Biostatistics

Melinda SachsMelinda Sachs Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years May 2015 - Present
Job Associate Director, National Accounts Specialty Channels and Transplant at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   May 2015 - Present
Novartis   May 2009 - April 2015
Novartis   1997 - 2009

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1978 — 1982
BA, Psychology

Susie M. ReiterSusie M. Reiter Austin, Texas Area
Novartis Years May 1995 - September 1997
Job Founding President of the National Charity League, Inc. North Austin Chapter
Industry Executive Office
Experience
National Charity League, Inc. North Austin Chapter   March 2013 - Present
Glaxo Smith Kline Pharmaceuticals   September 1997 - October 2000
Novartis   May 1995 - September 1997

Skills
Healthcare, New Business Development, Strategic Planning, Team Building, Management

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1990 — 1994
Bachelor’s Degree, Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Jared LouieJared Louie San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years April 2015 - Present
Job Process Development Engineer I at Novartis
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Novartis   April 2015 - Present
Novartis   November 2012 - March 2015
Novartis   November 2011 - November 2012
South San Francisco Water Quality Control Plant   August 2009 - August 2009
Kumon Math and Reading Center   October 2006 - November 2007

Skills
Aerosol Science, Pharmaceutical Industry, GLP, Biotechnology, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Research

Education
UCLA   2007 — 2011
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Chemical Engineering

Shannon ThorntonShannon Thornton Riverside, California
Novartis Years January 2011 - March 2015
Job Territory Manager at Elanco
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Elanco   January 2015 - Present
Novartis   January 2011 - March 2015
Abbott Nutrition   August 2005 - April 2011
Enterprise Rent-A-Car   January 2004 - August 2005
Dynasplint Systems   September 2002 - January 2004

Skills
Team Building, Account Management, Pharmaceutical Sales, Sales, Dermatology, Managed Care, Business Strategy, Customer Service, Market Research, Selling, Medical Devices, Competitive Analysis, Marketing

Education
University of California, Los Angeles   1998 — 2002
B.A., Economics

Joseph DoreyJoseph Dorey Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina Area
Novartis Years November 2006 - November 2009
Job Senior Application Engineer at Schneider Electric
Industry Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
Experience
Schneider Electric   May 2010 - Present
Novartis   November 2006 - November 2009
Chiron / Novartis   April 2000 - November 2006
Siemens Building Technologies   August 1984 - April 2000
Guttmann & McRitchie   July 1982 - June 1984

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Science, Engineering

Nicole TranNicole Tran Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years 2006 - 2007
Job Senior Regional Medical Liaison at Amgen
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Amgen   September 2013 - Present
GlaxoSmithKline   January 2010 - September 2013
GlaxoSmithKline   July 2007 - January 2010
Novartis   2006 - 2007
Prescription Solutions   2005 - 2006
Sherman Oaks Hospital   August 2002 - February 2005

Skills
Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease, Critical Care, Clinical Research, Biochemistry, Infectious Diseases, Clinical Trials, Medical Affairs, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Cardiology, Managed Care, Pharmacy, Outcomes Research, Therapeutic Areas, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Vaccines, Hematology, Neurology, Urology

Education
University of Southern California   1998 — 2002
Pharm. D

University of California, Los Angeles   1993 — 1997
B.S., Biochemistry

Scott Colpitts, PE, CEMScott Colpitts, PE, CEM San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years September 2012 - Present
Job Associate Director, Site Engineer at Novartis
Industry Facilities Services
Experience
Novartis   September 2012 - Present
IAP Worldwide Services   2009 - 2012
OptiSolar   2008 - 2009
Novo Nordisk Delivery Technologies   2007 - 2008
ALZA Corporation (a Johnson & Johnson Company)   2001 - 2007
International Isotopes   1999 - 2001
Advanced Environmental, Inc.   1996 - 1999

Skills
Facilities Management, Facilities Operations, Operations Management, GMP, Operating Budgets, Cost Reduction/Avoidance, Increase Productivity, EHS, Validation, Lean Operations, Energy Management, Metrics, Six Sigma, Best Practices, Cross-functional Team..., Third Party Vendor..., CMMS, Team Building, Oral & Written..., Financial Analysis, Working in A Union..., RCRA, Asset Life Cycle..., Capital Budgeting, Reliability Centered...

Education
University of California, Los Angeles
MBA, Management

University of Massachusetts, Amherst
MS, Chemcial Enginering

Union College, Schenectady, NY
BS, Chemistry

Katherine TsaiKatherine Tsai Gaithersburg, Maryland
Novartis Years June 2010 - June 2011
Job Director, Epidemiology at MedImmune
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
MedImmune   June 2011 - Present
Novartis   June 2010 - June 2011
Novartis   December 2007 - May 2010
Amgen   December 2006 - December 2007
University of Southern California   December 2005 - December 2006

Education
University of California, Los Angeles - School of Public Health
MPH, Epidemiology

University of Southern California
PhD, Epidemiology

Edward LorenzanaEdward Lorenzana San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years August 2005 - May 2014
Job
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Genentech   July 2014 - Present
Novartis   August 2005 - May 2014
Chiron Corporation   2005 - 2007
Universtiy of Californa, Davis   November 2001 - July 2005
Agouron Pharm   1998 - 2000
Pfizer   1997 - 2000
Vical   1997 - 1999

Skills
Drug Discovery, Assay Development, Animal Models, Lifesciences, qPCR, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Cell Culture, Fluorescence, PCR, Flow Cytometry, Immunology, ELISA, Biomarkers, High Throughput..., Oncology, In Vitro, In Vivo, Protein Expression, Antibody Drug Conjugates, Pharmacology, Biomarker Discovery, Drug Development, Cell, Protein Purification, Cancer

Education
University of California, Riverside   1991 — 1994

Matthew GMatthew G San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years June 2014 - August 2014
Job Chemist in the analytical labs
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Gilead Sciences   August 2014 - Present
Novartis   June 2014 - August 2014
Shaklee Corporation   July 2013 - May 2014
Akorn, Inc   March 2012 - May 2013
Americon Incorporated   December 2011 - March 2012
Independent Testing Laboratories, INC.   September 2011 - December 2011
Anresco Inc   October 2010 - August 2011
Costco Wholesale   July 2010 - September 2010
Disneyland Resort   June 2007 - January 2008

Skills
Gas Chromatography, Microsoft Excel, Research, cGMP practices, ICH guidelines, Sop, HPLC, Empower, GC-FID, Quality Auditing, Karl Fisher, Pipetting, Leadership, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, GMP, Quality Control, LIMS, Dissolution, Analytical Chemistry, GLP, Change Control, Technology Transfer, Validation

Education
University of California, Riverside   2005 — 2010
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Biochemistry with chemistry emphasis

University of California, Riverside   2005 — 2010
Minor, Business Administration

Anthony Holt, MBAAnthony Holt, MBA Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years May 2012 - Present
Job Area Sales Manager Los Angeles
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   May 2012 - Present
Novartis Oncology   May 2008 - May 2012

Skills
Pharmaceutical Sales, Buy & Bill, Urology, Oncology, Cardiology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Endocrinology, Neurology, Rheumatology, Gastroenterology, Managed Care, Sales Effectiveness, Product Launch, Dermatology, Market Access, Diabetes, Hospital Sales, Biotechnology, Hematology, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Medical Devices, Infectious Diseases, Pain Management, Allergy, Osteoporosis

Education
Univeristy of Redlands   1995 — 1997
MBA, Business Administration

University of California, Riverside
BS, Administrative Studies

Julie FlaxJulie Flax Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years January 2009 - Present
Job Senior Professional Sales Representative II at Astellas Pharma US
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Astellas Pharma US   March 2014 - Present
Novartis   January 2009 - Present
Novartis   January 2007 - December 2008
Novartis   February 2004 - December 2006
Pharmacia   January 2001 - January 2004
Shire Pharmaceuticals   October 1999 - December 2000

Skills
Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Urology, Cardiology, Osteoporosis, Sales Operations, Oncology, Internal Medicine, Orthopedic, Pain Management, Selling Skills, Hospitals, Account Management, Sales, Leadership

Education
University of California, Riverside   1989 — 1993
BA, Administrative Studies

Laura SardoLaura Sardo Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years 2005 - 2007
Job Senior Vaccine Specialist at Sanofi Pasteur
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Sanofi Pasteur   January 2007 - Present
Novartis   2005 - 2007
T-Mobile   August 2004 - September 2005

Skills
Managed Care, Consultative Selling, Product Launches, Cold Calling, Account Management, Pharmaceuticals, Direct Sales, Product Launch, Selling, Pharmaceutical Sales, Pharmaceutical Industry, Sales Force Development, Cardiology, Sales Operations, Sales Effectiveness, Sales Presentations, Healthcare, Leadership

Education
University of California, Riverside   1997 — 2001
BS, Business Administration

Rhoda A. PinedaRhoda A. Pineda Sacramento, California Area
Novartis Years May 2015 - Present
Job Senior Clinical Research Associate at Novartis
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Novartis   May 2015 - Present
GlaxoSmithKline   November 2007 - April 2015

Skills
Clinical Monitoring, GCP, Clinical Trials, ICH-GCP, EDC, Therapeutic Areas, Pharmaceutical Industry, Regulatory Submissions, Sop, Clinical Data Management, Infectious Diseases, Oncology Clinical..., Neurology, Clinical Development, SOP

Education
University of California, Riverside   1984 — 1989
Bachelor of Science (BSc), Biochemistry

Robert J. Donovan IIIRobert J. Donovan III Greater Los Angeles Area
Novartis Years November 2005 - October 2010
Job Senior Business Development Manager Allergan
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Allergan   October 2010 - Present
Novartis   November 2005 - October 2010
Novartis Pharmaceuticals   2005 - 2010
United States Air Force   August 2000 - August 2004

Skills
Sales, Sales Presentations, Sales Operations, Business Development, Budgets, Product Launch, Pharmaceutical Industry, Key Account Management, Neurology, Business Analysis, Selling, New Business Development, Sales Process, Biotechnology, Product Management, Pharmaceutical Sales, Strategy, Urology, Hospital Sales, Sales Effectiveness, Diabetes, Endocrinology, Medical Devices, Cardiology, Marketing, Negotiation, Infectious Diseases, Direct Sales, Team Leadership, Process Improvement, Rheumatology, Marketing Strategy, Product Marketing, Competitive Analysis, Management, Cross-functional Team..., Strategic Planning, Oncology, Account Management, Cold Calling, Sales Management, Project Management, Managed Care, Selling Skills, CRM, Business Planning, Sales Force Development, Healthcare, Salesforce.com, Analysis

Education
Webster University   2001 — 2002
MBA

University of California, Riverside   1996 — 2000
Math, Applied Economics

Ryan SchneiderRyan Schneider Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years September 2006 - February 2011
Job Neurology Sales at Impax Labs
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Impax Laboratories   November 2014 - Present
Gilead Sciences   July 2011 - February 2014
Novartis   September 2006 - February 2011
Novartis   2006 - 2011
Novartis   2006 - 2011
Reliant Pharmaceuticals   2002 - 2006
Reliant Pharmaceuticals   2002 - 2006

Skills
Sales Operations, Customer Satisfaction, Urology, Gastroenterology, OB/GYN, Dermatology, Sales Effectiveness, Diabetes, Nephrology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Managed Care, Medical Devices, Hospital Sales, Pulmonology, Oncology, Lifesciences, Operating Room, Hypertension, Internal Medicine, Biotechnology, Market Development, Osteoporosis, Sales, Orthopedic, Pharmaceutical Sales, Sales Presentations, Sales Management, Market Access, Infectious Diseases, Selling Skills, Endocrinology, Clinical Trials, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Hematology, Product Launch, Cardiology, Neurology, Strategy, Management

Education
University of California, Riverside   1991 — 1995
BSBA, BUSINESS ADMIN and Econ

Davidson Bidwell-WaiteDavidson Bidwell-Waite San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years April 2007 - February 2014
Job Strategic Sourcing Consultant at Selfemployed
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Self-employed   February 2014 - Present
Novartis   April 2007 - February 2014
Transfiguration Episcopal Church, San Mateo   2007 - 2014
The SAGE Project   2010 - 2013
University of California, San Francisco   September 1998 - November 2006
Pacific Gas & Electric Company   October 1984 - July 1998
Tosta Law Corporation   June 1983 - October 1984

Education
University of California, Riverside - A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management   1970 — 1972
Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Rampi GulatiRampi Gulati Orange County, California Area
Novartis Years July 2004 - March 2007
Job Managed Markets Practice Consultant at Symphony Health Solutions
Industry Management Consulting
Experience
Symphony Health Solutions   May 2014 - Present
Allergan   November 2011 - May 2014
Allergan   March 2007 - December 2011
Novartis   July 2004 - March 2007
Janssen-Ortho   December 2002 - July 2004
Jablonec Blesk Baseball Club   January 2002 - November 2002
Culver Careers   January 2000 - March 2002

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, Account Management, Pharmaceutical Sales, Management, Neurology, Healthcare Reimbursement, Drug Development, Sales, Oncology, Gastroenterology, Strategy, Pharmacology, Managed Care, Hospital Sales, Sales Effectiveness, Buy, Hospitals, Biologics, Biopharmaceuticals, Product Launch, Market Access, Analytics, Dermatology, Cardiology, Medicine, Rheumatology, Diabetes, Neuroscience, Urology, Endocrinology, Biotechnology, Sales Operations, Market Analysis, Consulting, Strategic Planning

Education
University of California, San Diego   1995 — 1999
BS, Animal Physiology & Neuroscience

Anthony TahlAnthony Tahl Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years March 2005 - April 2011
Job LIMS Analyst at Hologic, Inc.
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Hologic   August 2012 - Present
Gen Probe   April 2011 - July 2012
Novartis   March 2005 - April 2011
Broad Institute   July 2001 - August 2004
Sequenom, Inc.   July 2000 - July 2001

Skills
LIMS, Genetics, Clinical, Genomics, Biobanking, Software Quality Control, Project Planning, Assay Development, Clinical Research, FDA, Biomarkers, 21 CFR Part 11, Clinical Development, GMP, Laboratory, Biotechnology, Validation, Laboratory Automation, GLP, Lifesciences, Drug Discovery

Education
University of California, San Diego   1993 — 1997
B.S., General Biology

Arlene Abalos (Reid)Arlene Abalos (Reid) San Diego, California
Novartis Years 2003 - 2006
Job Insurance Broker at Michael Ehrenfeld Company
Industry Insurance
Experience
Michael Ehrenfeld Company   2014 - Present
Takeda Pharmaceuticals   2006 - 2015
Novartis   2003 - 2006
Burns & McDonnell   2000 - 2003

Skills
Life Sciences, Trucking, Property & Casualty..., Workers' Compensation..., Customer Service, Leadership, Pharmaceutical Industry, Rheumatology, Cardiology, Product Launch, Strategic Planning, Managed Care, Gastroenterology, Pharmaceutical Sales, Sales Operations, Endocrinology, Team Building, Social Media, Marketing, Insurance, Commercial Insurance

Education
University of California, San Diego   1994 — 1998
BA, Economics

University of California, San Diego

Cornelia BurnsCornelia Burns San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years April 2015 - Present
Job QC Associate II Chemist at Novartis
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Novartis   April 2015 - Present
Novartis   December 2013 - April 2015
Labcyte   March 2012 - February 2015
G.S. Cosmeceutical USA, Inc.   July 2009 - March 2012
Aerotek Scientific   June 2008 - July 2008

Skills
Manufacturing, Microsoft Office, Cosmetics, PowerPoint, Inventory Management, R&D, Software Documentation, Microsoft Excel, Formulation, Customer Service, Excel, Documentation, Customer Relations, GMP, SOP, Testing, Quality Control, Biotechnology, Laboratory

Education
University of California, San Diego   2003 — 2008
Ecology, Behavior & Evolution, Biology

Debbie KokenisDebbie Kokenis Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years April 2011 - July 2012
Job HR Analyst
Industry Human Resources
Experience
UC San Diego Health System   October 2012 - Present
Novartis   April 2011 - July 2012
ADP Total Source   May 2010 - April 2011
Alere, Inc.   November 2008 - June 2010
Biosite Inc.   September 1998 - November 2008
Remec Inc.   September 1996 - September 1998
Qualcomm   June 1996 - September 1996

Skills
Human Resources, Leadership, Performance Management, Organizational..., Onboarding, HRIS, Employee Relations, Biotechnology, Medical Devices, Employee Benefits, Talent Acquisition, Team Building, Change Management, Coaching, Recruiting, Leadership Development, Training, Personnel Management

Education
University of California, San Diego

Hezekiah BlakeHezekiah Blake Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years February 2011 - January 2013
Job Global Competitive Insights at Bayer Pharmaceuticals
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Bayer HealthCare   May 2014 - Present
Pharma Consulting   January 2013 - May 2014
Novartis   February 2011 - January 2013
xIQ LLC   March 2006 - February 2011
City of Hope   2001 - 2002
City of Hope   1995 - 1999

Skills
Competitive Intelligence, Competitive Analysis, Pharmaceutical Industry, Biotechnology, Lifesciences, Biopharmaceuticals, Cross-functional Team..., Drug Development, Commercialization, Product Launch

Education
Keck Graduate Institute   2004 — 2006
MBS, Bioscience

UCSD
Bachelor of Science (BS), Biology, Evolution

Lausanne FarrellLausanne Farrell San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 2006 - 2007
Job Senior Clinical Research Associate at Abbott Diabetes Care
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Abbott Diabetes Care   2007 - Present
Novartis   2006 - 2007

Education
University of California, San Diego

Lee ShephardLee Shephard San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years March 2011 - August 2011
Job Scientist III, Diagnostic Product Development at Singulex Inc.
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Singulex Inc.   November 2011 - Present
Novartis   March 2011 - August 2011
Tethys Bioscience   August 2007 - February 2011
Genentech   2005 - 2007
Chiron Corp   1997 - 2005
Somatix Therapy Corp   1994 - 1996

Skills
Drug Discovery, Assay Development, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Immunoassays, Protein Chemistry, Clinical Development, ELISA, Molecular Biology, Lifesciences, Validation, Flow Cytometry, FDA, Oncology, Translational Medicine, Laboratory, Antibodies, Life Sciences

Education
University of California, San Diego   1988 — 1994
MS, BIomedical Sciences

The University of Chicago   1981 — 1985
BA, Chemistry

Myriam DeTrinidadMyriam DeTrinidad San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years January 2014 - July 2014
Job Quality Assurance
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Gilead Sciences   July 2014 - Present
Novartis   January 2014 - July 2014
Astellas Pharma   September 2009 - August 2013
Maxygen   August 2003 - August 2009
Gryphon Therapeutics   2002 - 2003
Corixa   2001 - 2002
Applied Biosystems   2001 - 2001
Genentech   2000 - 2000

Skills
Protein Purification, Biotechnology, Protein Chemistry, ELISA, Cell Culture, Protein Expression, Purification, SDS-PAGE, Biopharmaceuticals, GMP, Sop, IND, Technology Transfer, Antibodies, Assay Development, GLP, Monoclonal Antibodies, Chromatography, Lifesciences, Drug Discovery, HPLC

Education
University of California, Santa Cruz   2006 — 2008
Certificate, Clinical Trial Design and Management

University of California, San Diego
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Biochemistry

Nanette GamillaNanette Gamilla Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years January 2007 - January 2009
Job Manager, Clinical Operations at Agility Clinical, Inc.
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Agility Clinical, Inc.   March 2015 - Present
SynteractHCR   September 2013 - February 2015
SynteractHCR   January 2013 - September 2013
Synteract, Inc.   February 2009 - January 2013
Novartis   January 2007 - January 2009
Kendle International   April 2006 - January 2007
PharmaNet   November 2004 - April 2006
Scripps Clinic   November 2002 - November 2004
Pacific Sleep Medicine   October 2000 - October 2002
The Scripps Research Institute   August 1999 - November 2000

Skills
GCP, Clinical Monitoring, EDC, CRO, CTMS, ICH-GCP, Clinical Trials, Clinical Research, Clinical Data Management, Therapeutic Areas, Clinical Development, Infectious Diseases, Clinical Operations, Drug Development, Regulatory Submissions

Education
University of California, San Diego   1994 — 1999
Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Natesa RichardsonNatesa Richardson San Jose, California
Novartis Years February 2014 - April 2014
Job Quality Control and Environmental Sciences
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Novartis   February 2014 - April 2014
Novartis   November 2013 - January 2014
WWOOF (World Organization of Organic Farming) Canada   July 2013 - July 2013
Wild Wild Farm & Educational Program   September 2012 - March 2013
Scripps Institution of Oceanography   January 2010 - January 2012

Education
University of California, San Diego   2008 — 2013
Bachelor's degree, Environmental Systems: Ecology, Behavior, and Evolution

Nicki ParkerNicki Parker Greater San Diego Area
Novartis Years October 2002 - February 2012
Job Senior Site Manager at RPS, Inc
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Heaven Squared Brownie Co   April 2014 - Present
ReSearch Pharmaceutical Services   February 2012 - Present
Novartis   October 2002 - February 2012
Novartis   2002 - 2011

Skills
Clinical Trials, Clinical Monitoring, CRO, Clinical Data Management, EDC, Recruiting, Regulatory Submissions, Microsoft Office, Oracle RDC, GCP, ICH-GCP, CTMS, Clinical Development

Education
University of California, San Diego

University of California, Santa Barbara

Noriel CanotalNoriel Canotal San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 2005 - 2007
Job Associate Director, Quality Systems at Zogenix
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
Zogenix   December 2012 - Present
Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals, Inc   August 2010 - October 2012
Ipsen   May 2007 - August 2010
Novartis   2005 - 2007
Cell Genesys   2001 - 2005
Onyx Pharmaceuticals   1998 - 2001
Bayer HealthCare   1991 - 1998

Skills
Biotechnology, FDA, GMP, Aseptic Processing, Quality Auditing, CAPA, Quality System, Quality Assurance, Sop, GxP, Change Control, Pharmaceutical Industry, LIMS

Education
University of California, San Diego

Richard ArmentaRichard Armenta Cambridge, Massachusetts
Novartis Years January 2013 - Present
Job Senior Manager, Quality Assurance at Novartis Companion Diagnostics
Industry Medical Devices
Experience
Novartis   January 2013 - Present
Meso Scale Discovery   April 2010 - October 2012
Molecular Devices   1985 - 2007

Skills
Pharmaceutical Industry, GxP, Medical Devices, Process Improvement, Change Control, Computer System..., V&V, Technology Transfer, Product Development, Lifesciences, Validation, Quality Assurance, Biotechnology, CAPA, Cross-functional Team..., Six Sigma, GMP, Quality Control, FDA, ISO, Sop, ISO 13485, Design Control, R&D, ISO 14971, Quality System, Continuous Improvement, GLP, Regulatory Affairs, 21 CFR Part 11, Quality Auditing, LIMS, HPLC

Education
University of California, San Diego   1974 — 1976
Protein Biochemistry

University of California, Santa Cruz   1970 — 1974
BA, Biology

Martin WangMartin Wang San Francisco Bay Area
Novartis Years 1998 - 2000
Job sales
Industry Biotechnology
Experience
WISBIOMED   November 2004 - Present
NuGEN Technologies   2000 - 2004
Novartis   1998 - 2000
Cell Genesys   1994 - 1997

Skills
Capital Equipment, Biotechnology, Life Sciences, molecular biology, cell biology, Cell Biology, Pharmaceutical Industry, Molecular Biology, Lifesciences, Product Development, Commercialization, Drug Discovery, Assay Development, Oncology, Immunology, Genomics, Biochemistry, Cell Culture

Education
University of Pennsylvania   1990 — 1994

UCSF   1988 — 1990

Xi'an Jiaotong University   1977 — 1982
MD

Janet S Lee, PhDJanet S Lee, PhD Greater New York City Area
Novartis Years October 2012 - July 2013
Job President at Subito Science, LLC
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
Subito Science, LLC   July 2015 - Present
S3B Consulting, LLC   January 2015 - Present
Subito Music Corporation   October 1992 - Present
LifeTech Research   July 2013 - January 2015
Novartis   October 2012 - July 2013
Arthritis Foundation   2012 - September 2012
Roche   March 2005 - December 2011
Roche   March 2003 - March 2005
Ingenix   2000 - March 2003
Integrated Communications   September 1999 - September 2000

Skills
Clinical Research, Biomarkers, Translational Medicine, Medical/Scientific..., Cross-functional Team..., Line management, Human Genetics, Immunology, Immunochemistry, Virology, Molecular Oncology, Rheumatology, Hepatology, Cardiovascular Medicine, Basic Research, Infectious Diseases, Oncology, Clinical Development, Clinical Trials, Molecular Biology, Genetics, FDA, Regulatory Submissions, Medical Writing, GCP, Medicine, Protocol, Biopharmaceuticals, Drug Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Drug Discovery, Clinical Monitoring, Lifesciences, Biotechnology, Pharmacovigilance, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Line Management, Cancer, Life Sciences, CRO

Education
University of California, San Francisco
Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology

University of Wisconsin, Madison
MS, Bacteriology

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
B.A. summa cum laude, Biology

Tracy DurginTracy Durgin Greater Atlanta Area
Novartis Years 2002 - 2008
Job Associate Director, Health Outcomes Research at UCB Pharma
Industry Pharmaceuticals
Experience
UCB Pharma   April 2012 - Present
UCB   March 2008 - April 2012
Novartis   2002 - 2008
Immunex   2000 - 2001
The University of Arizona   July 1999 - July 2000

Education
University of California, San Francisco   1995 — 1999
PharmD, Pharmacy

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth   1987 — 1992
BS, Chemistry