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For several years, leaders in the biopharma industry have been pressing for gender balance and increased diversity, both within companies and at the top—in senior management and on boards. As the pandemic spotlights inequities and the social justice movement continues, more and more companies are stepping up with new requirements and policies to become more inclusive. We’ll talk to some of the leaders and to recruiting experts about what’s being done and how everyone’s company can help.

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Amirah Al Idrus

Senior Writer, Fierce Biotech
Amirah Al Idrus is an editor with the Life Sciences group covering biotech, medtech and occasionally, biotech research. She started her career at The Center for Public Integrity, where she was on a team that earned an Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Award for their work covering how companies profit from the privatization of prisons. When she’s not working, Amirah spends her time playing rugby, trying to keep her plants alive and baking (and eating) pies... Read More →

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Holly Wilson Leslie

Sr. Director. Life Sciences, Egnyte
Holly Leslie is the Senior Director of Life Sciences at Egnyte, where she works as a bridge between the sales and products teams providing solution thought leadership with an eye to improving the life science customer journey.  Egnyte for Life Sciences enables companies to rapidly... Read More →
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Robin Toft

Chairman & Founder, Toft Group Executive Search, a ZRG Company
Robin Toft is the founder and CEO of Toft Group a ZRG Company, where she combines a deep inside knowledge of the life science industry with a passion for building game-changing management teams.  A champion of diverse executive teams, Robin has built a reputation for recruiting women... Read More →
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Shamika Williams

Global PBRG Lead, BOLD, Bristol Myers Squibb

Wednesday June 23, 2021 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT