Strong knowledge within: ►pharma ►biomarker testing ►neuroscience ►drug screenings ►oncology.
Excellent skills in: ►market access ►payer schemes ►medical education ►leadership ►entrepreneurship.
Proven experience in: ►leading and inspiring teams ►6+ years medical research.
Driven to challenge the status quo by taking an active stance towards improving team solutions.
I want to have an impact in the future of healthcare by:
►using my skills and scientific expertise to support decision makers in the pharmaceutical industry and healthcare institutions.
►bringing scientific/pharmaceutical products to market.
Seeking biotech, pharmaceutical companies or governmental organisations.
• BUSINESS AND ORGANISATIONAL SKILLS
Longstanding interest in leadership and management:
►Payer schemes and market access strategy knowledge acquired at Roche.
►Participated in a Leadership and Cognitive Sciences training at the Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley.
►Sought exposure in addition to my academic career with experiences in both a small biotech company and Roche, the world’s largest biotech company.
► 6+ year track record of scientific and non-scientific event organisation ranging from 20 to 1000 people (symposiums, career fairs, science communication events, innovation seminars).
►Led teams of up to 12 members.
• SCIENCE COMMUNICATION
I am an effective science communicator, which I developed by presenting my research findings at international conferences and by teaching cell biology to medical students.
• SKILL SET
Medical science, 6+ years research experience within ►Neurodegenerative diseases ►Regenerative medicine ►Biomarker testing ►Drug screening ►Proximity ligation assay ►Rolling circle amplification ►Bacterial typing for cystic fibrosis diagnosis ►Light sheet microscopy.
IT skills: ►R ►Excel ►Illustrator ►Basecamp
Language skills: ►English ►Swedish ►Portuguese
PhD in Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine - Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Master in Molecular Medicine - Uppsala University, Sweden
Cognitive Sciences and Leadership - University of California, Berkeley (UCBerkeley)
Bachelor in Biology - University of Porto, Portugal
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