“Professionals in Residence” with Miki Yamamoto, PhD, Vice President and Head Of Regulatory Affairs at Arrivent Biopharma
February 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Learn about regulatory affairs careers in biotech!
Thursday, February 9, 2023; in-person event (not online)
11:00 -noon – career presentation and discussion in 177 Stanley Hall
Mentoring sessions small groups (3-5 trainees) location Stanley Hall, Room TBD and sent to event registrants
1:20-2:00 – Getting a ‘foot in the door’ – developing transferable skill sets
2:00-2:40 – Exploring Career Options in Biotech
2:50-3:30 – Navigating your career advancement: self advocacy, mentors and sponsors
Bio: Miki Yamamoto has worked in the biotechnology field in strategic regulatory affairs for over 15 years, on teams working to develop cancer drugs and treatments for rare diseases. Miki currently works at ArriVent BioPharma, as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs. Before working in biotech, Miki attended UC Berkeley where she obtained her PhD in Plant and Microbial Biology and then conducted postdoctoral research at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.