Back To Schedule
Sunday, June 18 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
Student Session

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
Component Type: Session
Level: Basic

This session will explore the opportunities that student membership in the Drug Information Association (DIA) offers. The session will start with an overview of the DIA and its relationship to the global pharmaceutical, device, and therapeutic industries. Students will find that the information and networking opportunities that DIA provides can help shape and guide course and track selections as they proceed through their educational experiences. The session will also include an inter panel discussion on potential careers for students with a scientific and/or health care background. 10:30-10:50 Welcome and Introduction to Student Chapters Student Advisor perspective 10:50-11:00 Q &A on student chapters 11:00 -12:00 Interactive Career Panel Discussion 11:30-11:40 Panelist introductions 11:40-12:00 Discussion with audience participation


Raleigh E. Malik, PhD

avatar for Alberto Grignolo

Alberto Grignolo

Corporate Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Thought Leadership, Parexel, United States
Alberto Grignolo, Ph.D. FDIA is Corporate Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Thought Leadership at Parexel, and established the Company's Japan Regulatory Consulting Services during a two-year assignment in Tokyo. He is a champion of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion within and... Read More →
avatar for Mark Kryah

Mark Kryah

Senior Advisor/COO, Bio-Medicines Business Unit, Eli Lilly and Company, United States
Mark Kryah is COO/Senior Advisor in Eli Lilly’s Bio-Medicines Business Unit, leading Phase 3 development in Immunology. He has been leading global development projects for 20+ years, with extensive international and partnership experience. Mark has been involved with DIA for over... Read More →
avatar for Raleigh Malik

Raleigh Malik

Senior Scientific Liaison, DIA
Dr. Raleigh Malik is a Sr. Scientist at DIA in Washington, DC, where she supports the advancement of DIA’s global content strategy by providing scientific expertise related to therapeutic drug development and regulatory disciplines. Prior to joining DIA, Dr. Malik supported medical... Read More →
avatar for Ranjini Prithviraj

Ranjini Prithviraj

Global Associate Director, Content Collaboration, DIA
Dr. Ranjini Prithviraj is Global Associate Director, Content Collaboration, at DIA. She provides strategic thought leadership and delivers content that advances DIA’s mission through various media, including traditional journal publications. Prior to DIA, she was a Managing Editor... Read More →
avatar for Margaret Richards

Margaret Richards

Vice President, Data Analytics and Epidemiology, RW Strategy and Analytics, Mapi
Dr. Margaret ‘Meg’ Richards has over 25 years' experience as an epidemiologist in the public health, biopharmaceutical, and contract research sectors. Prior to joining PPD as Executive Director of Epidemiology, Dr. Richards served as a Director of Global Patient Safety & Risk... Read More →

Sunday June 18, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm CDT
Prairie Room, Hyatt McCormick Place 2301 South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Gate 4 Chicago, IL 60616