Jump-start Your Career! --

Amazing Careers in Biopharma

Sun, Oct 1, 2017

HSC 401, Hammer Health Science Center, Columbia University Medical Center

701 West 168th Street, New York, NY, 10032

Co-organized by:

Career China Club   |   CUMC-CSSA   |   Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association -- Greater Philadelphia (SAPA-GP)


Sponsored by: ACRO Biosystems

Topics include:


  • What are the career opportunities beyond the R&D in pharmaceutical industry?
  • Long-term Career Planning
  • Starting Your First Job in US:  Culture, Communication, and Networking skills You Need!
  • Work VISAs and Immigration:  Overcoming Current Challenges



Valentine A. Brown, JD, Partner, Duane Morris LLP

David Cragin, PhD, Associate Director, Chemical Notification and Registration, Merck & Co.

Patrick Gerogia, Associate Consultant, QuitilesIMS

Fang Shen, PhD, Drug Discovery Program Lead, Janssen

Xiaoli Wang, PhD, Associate Director, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Jack Wu, PhD, Manager, Commercial Partnerships, ATCC

Zhenhua Wu, PhD, Director and Program Lead, GlaxoSmithKline

Jun Xing, PhD, Senior Associate Director, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Meng Xu, Research Scientist, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Ning Yan, PhD, Global Scientific Communications, Oncology at Teva Pharmaceuticals

Guangyao Yang, Manager, Business Development/Client Service, CMC Services, Frontage Laboratories, Inc

Jing Yang, PhD, Drug Discovery Program Lead, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Qin Yao, PhD, Global and International Equity Research, Ariel Investments

Clarence Zhang, PhD, Senior Research Investigator, Translational Bioinformatics, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Xiaoping Zhang, PhD, Director, Statistical Programming & Technology, Bristol-Myers Squibb