Careers in Regulatory and Medical Affairs

Date/Time

Date - 30/10/2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

Room 2172, Medical Sciences Building, Medical Sciences Building, Toronto, Ontario

LSCDS is offering a very exciting opportunity to learn about careers in Regulatory and Medical Affairs.

Date: Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Medical Sciences Building, Room 2172, 1 King’s College Cir, Toronto

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Speakers

Yu-wen Wang

Yu-Wen Wang is a Quality and Regulatory Manager at Hyland Software Canada. She got her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Ohio State University in 2018. She became a quality assurance/regulatory affairs professional in the medical device industry since July 2018. She brings regulatory requirements and international industrial standards into the company and communicates with regulatory/notified bodies.

Stephanie Croley

Stephanie has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for over 10 years and within regulatory affairs for the last 7 years. She has been at AstraZeneca as a Regulatory Affairs Project Manger for the last year. In this role she drives regulatory strategy for products in respiratory, renal and oncology therapy areas and ensures timely Health Canada approval for products. Stephanie has held previous roles in regulatory, clinical and medical at various companies.

Stephanie received her BSc from Western University and her Masters in Biotechnology from the University of Toronto.

Dennis Wagner

Dr. Dennis Wagner is currently the Medical Advisor (Medical Affairs Lead) for Hematology/Oncology at AstraZeneca Canada Inc. Previously, Dennis served as a Senior Medical Scientist in Oncology with Gilead Sciences Inc. Dennis began his career at GlaxoSmithKline Inc (GSK) in 2012, first as a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) and later as a Scientific Advisor in Oncology. In these Medical Affairs roles, Dennis has launched several key drugs in Oncology/Hematology, providing scientific/clinical support, leadership and expertise to key external physicians/HCPs, as well as to internal company stakeholders.

Dennis completed his PhD at the University of Toronto, where he directed a clinical trial of vitamin D supplementation in prostate cancer patients undergoing prostate surgery. While pursuing his PhD, Dennis also co-founded and managed a small consulting firm that provided contract consulting support to management consulting firms and life science companies. He also served as a co-president of the Life Sciences Career Development Society (LSCDS) at the University of Toronto (2011-2012).

Abhiram Dixit

Abhiram has been working for Hoffmann-La Roche as Medical Advisor & Medical Science Liaison (MSL) for the last 5 years, where he was responsible for various therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Haematology & Biomarkers. Abhiram has held multiple roles as Biomarker Manager, Project Manager, Medical Sciences Liaison / MA in Roche Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics. He has extensive experience and expertise in Medical Affairs & Personalised Medicine. Abhiram is MD from India and worked and trained around the globe.

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