Author Archives: Shauna

Meet Jessica Flynn, Associate Principal Scientist at Merck & Co., Inc

  Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I’ve been at Merck for just over 10 years now and am currently an Associate Principal Scientist in the Infectious Disease department.  Our group is focused on the … Continue reading

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Meet Teresa M. Evans, Director, Office of Career Development

Teresa M. Evans, PhD Director, Office of Career Development Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. As the director of the office … Continue reading

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Meet Taylor R. Murphy, Manager of Global Applications

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. Manage distribution sales network to bring capital equipment solutions to a diverse customer base surrounding the Western Blot workflow. Develop educational content, provide customer seminars, train global distribution partners … Continue reading

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Meet Marijo Roiko, Microbiology Program Director at Altru Health System

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I provide leadership and technical expertise for the clinical microbiology laboratory. In the clinical microbiology laboratory, our mission is to identify etiological agents of infectious diseases and test for … Continue reading

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Meet Becky Simon, Staff Writer at BioCentury Publications

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I’m a reporter for a daily news publication that covers the pharma and biotech industry. I follow clinical development, business practices, FDA regulation, patent law, and anything else that … Continue reading

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Meet Ashley Sloat, Senior Patent Strategy Specialist at Hudak Consulting Group, LLC

  Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I help early stage biomedical companies develop and strategize around their patent portfolios and technology. My days mostly consist of client work, including determining patent filings and/or business … Continue reading

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Meet Devin Rosenthal, Integrated Product Development Associate, Rho

  Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I work for a contract research organization (CRO), which is a type of company that provides services to biotech and pharma companies that these companies either don’t have … Continue reading

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