Lara Silverman

Founder • LIS BioConsulting

Lara Ionescu Silverman PhD is founder and Principal Consultant at LIS BioConsulting, which provides strategic advising and consulting services to early stage cell and gene therapy companies. Additionally, Dr Silverman is a strong advocate for women in biotech, speaking at events on topics related to diversity and inclusion, and also running a Women in Science community called “I Wish I Had Known”, with monthly roundtable webinars interviewing women in science. Dr Silverman spent 10 years as the Head Scientist at an allogeneic cell therapy company prior to running her own consulting business. She received her PhD from University of Pennsylvania in Bioengineering and her BSE from Princeton University in Chemical Engineering

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Steve Doares

Senior Vice President US Manufacturing and Head of Raleigh Allogeneic CAR-T Facility • Cellectis

James Miskin

Chief Technical Officer  • Oxford BioMedica (UK) Ltd

Nisha Durand

Principal Research Technologist  • Mayo Clinic

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