Co-Chairs:

Elona Kogan

Former General Counsel and Senior Vice President of Government Relations
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Gael Tisack

Director of Technology Evaluation and Industry Engagement
Wichita State University

Lori G. Cohen

Shareholder and Chair, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Speakers:

Rachel Adcox

Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP (Washington, DC)

Stacey Antar

Vice President, General Counsel
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Corinne E. Atton

Associate
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto (New York, NY)

Michelle D. Axelrod

Principal
Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C. (Westborough, MA)

Retaining Women in the Workplace

July 20, 2017 3:30 pm

Erin J.D. Austin

Attorney
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

Anna Barry

Senior Vice President, Legal & Secretary
Jounce Therapeutics (Cambridge, MA)

Tracy Palmer Berns

Vice President, Ethics & Compliance
Medtronic, MITG (Mansfield, MA)

Sara Miron Bloom

Assistant United States Attorney
United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts (Boston, MA)

Delphine W. Knight Brown

Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP (New York, NY)

Tonya L. Combs

Sr. Director - General Patent Counsel, Lilly BioMedicines
Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)

Carol Pitzel Cruz

Partner
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP (Seattle, WA)

Megan D’Alisera

Senior Counsel
Cantel Medical (New York, NY)

Gail L. Daubert

Partner
Reed Smith LLP

Courtney Camp Enloe

Chief Counsel Manufacturing Relationships
McKesson Corporation (San Francisco, CA)

Elizabeth Feeney

Assistant General Counsel Dispute Resolution & Prevention
GlaxoSmithKline (Philadelphia, PA)

Retaining Women in the Workplace

July 20, 2017 3:30 pm

Lorie S. Foster

Division Counsel
Abbott Laboratories (Columbus, OH)

Linda F. Friedman

Executive Vice President General Counsel
Astellas US LLC (Northbrook, IL)

Kathleen Gersh

Senior Counsel
Loeb & Loeb LLP (New York, NY)

Megan Grossman

Shareholder
Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd (Philadelphia, PA)

Colleen M. Hennessey

Managing Partner
Peabody & Arnold LLP (Boston, MA)

Kathy Hibbs

General Counsel
23andme (Mountain View, CA)

Ellen Hudock

Anti-Bribery & Corruption Investigations Counsel
GlaxoSmithKline (Philadelphia, PA)

Retaining Women in the Workplace

July 20, 2017 3:30 pm

Tamara Joseph

SVP, General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
InVivo Therapeutics Corp. (Cambridge, MA)

Catherine B. Levitt

Vice President, Regional General Counsel and Secretary, Americas
Astellas US LLC (Northbrook, IL)

Diane E. Lifton

Partner and Co-Chair, Life Sciences Group Product Liability Group and Co-Chair of Hiring and Diversity Committees
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP (New York, NY)

Deborah A. Logan

Associate General Counsel
EMD Serono, Inc. (Rockland, MA)

Gina M. Mazzariello

Vice President, Human Pharma Business Law
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Ridgefield, CT)

Maureen McGirr

Vice President, Office of Ethics, Global Compliance
Merck & Co., Inc. (North Wales, PA)

Monique Hunt McWilliams

Chief Diversity Officer
Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)

Donna Meuth

Associate General Counsel-Intellectual Property
Eisai Inc. (Andover, MA)

Tiffany R. Moseley

Partner
Loeb & Loeb LLP (Washington, DC)

Mercedes Myer, Ph.D.

Partner
Drinker Biddle LLP (Washington, DC)

Amy Nelson, Ph.D.

Associate Solicitor
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Alexandria, VA)

Sapna Palla

Partner
Wiggin & Dana (New York, NY)

Karah Parschauer

EVP, General Counsel
Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical (Novato, CA)

Katie C. Pawlitz

Partner
Reed Smith LLP (Washington, DC)

Lisa J. Pirozzolo

Partner, Co-Chair Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP (Boston, MA)

Teresa “Terry” Stanek Rea

Partner
Crowell & Moring LLP (Former Deputy Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office)

Elena Rossano

Assistant General Counsel
Purdue Pharma L.P. (Stamford, CT)

Martine Rothblatt, PhD

Chairman & CEO
United Therapeutics (Silver Spring, MD)

Melanie R. Rupert

Partner, Litigation Department
Paul Hastings (New York, NY)

Jennifer Santos

Sr. Corporate Counsel
Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Boston, MA)

Sheila N. Swaroop

Partner
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP (Irvine, CA)

Retaining Women in the Workplace

July 20, 2017 3:30 pm

Michelle M. Umberger

Madison Office Managing Partner
Perkins Coie (Madison, WI)

Laura A. Vogel

Partner
Barclay Damon, LLP (Boston, MA)

Linda Wadler

Partner
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP (Washington, DC)

Retaining Women in the Workplace

July 20, 2017 3:30 pm

Jane Wasman

President, International and General Counsel
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Ardsley, NY)

Sally Woodhouse

Vice President
Cornerstone Research (Boston, MA)

Maryana Zubok

Senior Corporate Counsel
Pfizer, Inc. (New York, NY)