Pharm Certificate Alumni Panel

Pharmaceuticals Certificate Alumni Panel

Thursday, March 16th


Meghan Bratton, MPH ‘13
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals -Associate Clinical Study Manager
Quintiles-Clinical Project Manager
Ms. Bratton is an associate clinical study manager at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals and has over 4 years of clinical research experience. Prior to Ironwood, Meghan served as a Clinical Project Manager at Quintiles working on global and regional phase IV trials. Meghan also received a B.S in Health Sciences from Boston University. 

Lilly Frohlich, MPH ‘16
Bioverativ – Associate Project Manager
Biogen- Senio Clinical Trial Coordinator
Boston Children’s Hospital –Clinical Research Coordinator
Ms. Frohlich is the associate project manager for Bioverativ. She has a background in clinical research as clinical research coordinator for both Biogen and Boston Children’s. Ms. Frohlich finished up her MPH in 2016 and also holds a B.A.Sc in Public Health from Syracuse University.

Chandra Gopalakrishnan, MPH ‘14 CPH ‘14 ECFMG ‘10
Brigham and Women’s Hopspital – Research Specialist
Dr. Gopalkrishnan is pharmacoepidemiologist with a background in clinical medicine. He effectively designs studies to evaluate drug safety, comparative effectiveness, and health outcomes. He is currently employed at Brigham and Women’s Hospital as a research specialist.

Milcah Iga, MPH ‘13
Health Policy Management, Pharmaceutical Acces, Management, and Policy
Regional Quality Systems Manager
Fresenius Medical Care North America
During her MPH program at BUSPH she was a full-time employee at Shire Pharmaceuticals, where she worked as a Purification Scientist for three years. Milcah currently works as a Regional Quality Systems Manager at Fresenius Medical Care North American where she also worked as a QA Engineer and Pharmacovigilance scientist in the past.

Christopher Noble, MPH’16
Global Health and Pharmaceutical Access
NCD Synergies Research and Governance coordinator
Partners in Health
Chris Noble has worked as a Program Coordinator for NCD Synergies at Partners in Health since he graduated from the MPH program. Chris has worked with a number of NGOs in access and global development including Universities Allied for Essential Medicines on their North American Coordinating Committee and All Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad as their In-Country Liaison for their Dominican Republic and Haiti grassroots diabetes education programs. Chris comes to NCD Synergies with a passion to support people’s access to NCD health resources globally that stems from his own diagnosis of type one diabetes over 20 years ago.

Nuria Vila, MPH’15
Health policy and Management, Pharmaceuticals
Project Manager, Adjuvanted Seasonal Influenza Vaccines
Nuria is a Pharmacist from Barcelona, Spain with experience in quality assurance and medical affairs within the pharmaceutical/biotech industry, and in academic scientific research. She started working as a Development Project Manager for Novartis Vaccines which later was renamed Seqirus and is now the second largest influenza vaccine company in the world.


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