Vad gör du efter disputation – intresserad av karriärer utanför akademin?

Apotekarsocieteten inbjuder alla doktorander till Vad gör du efter disputation – intresserad av karriärer utanför akademin? Välkommen torsdag 15 november till ett event med fokus på karriärvägar och nya nätverk!

Plats  Apotekarsocieteten, Wallingatan 26 A
Tid  10.00–18.00, 15 november 2018
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Vad gör du efter disputation – intresserad av karriärer utanför akademin?

Apotekarsocieteten/Swedish Pharmaceutical Society invites you to an inspiration day for PhD-students or PhD about alternative career paths in life science outside the academy. Meet people who share their personal experiences from a variety of interesting working places in biotechnology companies, diagnostics, authorities, healthcare and pharmaceutical companies. The day includes a lot of time to network and ask questions to lecturers and other participants. Your might have your background in chemistry, biomedicine, pharmacy, biotechnology, or other relevant area. In addition, the Swedish Pharmaceutical Society will also describe its role as a meeting place and how membership can provide benefits for professionals in the pharmaceutical field throughout the entire career.

Preliminary program

Welcome to Apotekarsocieteten

Karin Meyer, CEO Apotekarsocieteten
Scholarship and prizes
Birgitta Karpesjö, Director of communication Apotekarsocieteten

Carriers outside the academia, tips and inspiration for jobs in the Biotech, pharmaceutical and Med-Tech industry

Niclas Lindqvist, working as senior advisor Pharmaceutical industry, Lecturer- Career Advisor.

Career and development opportunities in the Biotech and pharmaceutical industry

Åsa Rosenqvist, PhD Linköping University, Director Innovation at XSpray Pharma AB

Coffee and wrap
– networking

“The journey of a clinical pharmacology scientist working in Research and Development in the pharmaceutical industry and regulatory authority”

René Bouw, PhD from Uppsala University, Science Director for PK at the Swedish Medical Product Agency.

What to think about when applying for the first Medical Affairs job in the pharmaceutical industry. What do the titles MSL, Medical Advisor, Medical Director etc. stand for? What is the value of having a research background?

Erik Andersson, PhD Karolinska Institute, Medical Affairs Lead at Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

How I started a pharma company developing next generation biologics from a research observation

Evelina Vågesjö, PhD Uppsala University/ MBA, Cofounder and CEO Ilya Pharma AB and Post doc researcher in physiology at Uppsala University.
Coffee break
- networking

Developing the role of clinical pharmacists in patient-centred, inter-professional teams

Ulrika Gillespie, MSc PhD, Uppsala University Hospital (Akademiska sjukhuset)

Apply your expertice in the diagnostics industry

Mirja Mindemark (TBD), PhD Uppsala University, Senior Account Manager at Roche Diagnostics

Apply your expertice in the Clinical Trials sector

Pernilla Sandwall, chief Operating Officer at InDex Pharmaceuticals

Discussion with invited speakers
, all participants


Karin Meyer, Apotekarsocieteten

Visit to our pharmacy museum and/or networking and snacks to 18.00