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ASBMR Student Cohort August Program: "Navigating Career Paths - Industry" - Shared screen with speaker view
Bethan Davies
19:20
How much freedom to do you have to bring new targets of interest to the table, and is this typically within the boundaries of the company's pipeline at the time?
W. Benton Swanson
22:15
As a scientist within the company, how much freedom to you have to explore clinical and business development opportunities? Are there opportunities for horizontal movement within the company or to contribute to business strategy from a scientific lens?
Tian Nie
24:39
You mentioned briefly that the collaborations have been a little bit impacted by COVID, can you elaborate some more on how COVID has impacted Novartis? Has your team’s workflow changed, has the company’s methods changed, or is research still continuing as usual in the labs?
Tian Nie
29:03
Thank you for your insights!
Angelo Guilatco
29:06
Is there a lot of opportunity to publish, or is it relatively restricted due to NDAs and other business priorities?
Angelo Guilatco
31:14
Thank you!
Shawn Hallett
32:17
I came a bit late, so my apologies if this was already asked.. for recently graduated clinician-scientists that are interested in Novartis’s Postdoc program, are there opportunities for trainees to have dedicated time to practice either privately or within a hospital setting?
Bethan Davies
33:41
What made you want to move into a scientific strategy role rather than remain at the bench? Do you miss the lab?
Shawn Hallett
33:43
Great, thank you!
Tian Nie
38:54
You mentioned OP field has changed over the years, where do you see it going?
Tian Nie
38:59
Osteoporosis*
Tian Nie
41:19
Thank you :)
Bethan Davies
47:34
How much do the scientists at Novartis try to incorporate cutting edge technologies into the drug discovery process? If so, how willing are companies to train up employees in new techniques?
Shawn Hallett
48:43
Would you say that pursuing an academic postdoc in order to boost your scientific reputation is required to eventually become a group leader in an industry setting?
Shawn Hallett
54:35
Thanks very much!
Tian Nie
55:03
How do you find the work-life balance when you first started, vs now? Has it changed?
Tian Nie
58:40
It’s good, thank you!
Bethan Davies
01:02:57
Thank you!
Brenda Iduarte
01:03:01
Thank you!
Laura Trainor
01:03:04
Thank you
Angelo Guilatco
01:03:05
Thank you!
Lisa Merrill
01:03:07
Thank you for all of the information and candor!
Trinity Samson
01:03:08
Thank you!
Rachelle Johnson
01:03:08
Thank you so much, Michaela! This was outstanding!
Chrisanne D'souza
01:03:12
Thank you!
Tian Nie
01:03:15
Thank you very much for all the answers!
Shawn Hallett
01:03:15
Thanks!