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Secrets of the Industry Insider:  How to Move from the Ivory Tower to the Corporate World

Secrets of the Industry Insider: How to Move from the Ivory Tower to the Corporate World

Thursday, January 11, 2007

Columbia University Hammer Health Sciences Center - Room 301

Presented By

Presented by Science Alliance


Expectations of personnel in the pharmaceutical industry:
Reporting from Research & Development


  • The state of today's scientific staffing market
  • History of FDA regulations
  • FDA expectations of personnel
  • Areas for continued training
  • Monitoring activities in the pharmaceutical industry

Patricia Bowers has a MBA in Human Resources Management and a BA in Social Sciences/Justice& Law administration. She is employed by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in Ridgefield, CT where she has been the Regulatory Compliance Training Manager for Research and Development Quality Assurance for the past 8 years.