4th Annual Life After Grad School

Panel discussion and networking with industry speakers

Thursday, May 9th, 2019 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Register here


Are you unsure about what career you’d like to have after finishing your Masters or PhD? Have you ever wanted to pick the brain of someone in a career that you aspire to have? Does your LinkedIn profile need some sprucing up?? Then you should join us for this program!

This will be a chance to converse in small groups with four individuals from a variety of careers. Learn about the day to day life in their career and the path they took to arrive at their current position. REGISTER NOW

Photoshoot for LinkedIn Profile
Event attendees will have a chance to get their professional headshot taken by a professional photographer. 

Meet our guests:
Andrew Tanner, PhD: Medical Director in the medical strategy department of FCB Health. “I review and develop promotional content for the pharmaceutical industry.  I also help identify differentiators that help advertisers promote the most desirable characteristics of their products to patients and doctors.”
Oliprya Das, PhD: Account Coordinator at Russo Partners LLC (Public Relations and Communications Agency). She uses her deep understanding of scientific research to communicate and unravel intricate science into understandable concepts.
Ghislane Cruz, MS: Sr. Associate Scientist at Pfizer. “My functional job role supports assay development and testing of clinical vaccines to prevent diseases of significant unmet medical need such as those caused by Streptococcus Pneumonia, Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Group B Streptococcus.”

Myka Ababon, PhD: Medical Writer at McCann Health Medical Communications. Myka is a medical writer with 2 years of medical communications experience in a range of therapeutic areas.

For questions, email:

Pamela R. Hirschberg
PhD Candidate, Department of Pharmacology, Physiology & Neuroscience