Bioscience Careers

March 28, 2017

“From Lab Bench to Bedside and Beyond: Where PhDs Can Fit in Clinical Trials and Drug Development?”

Thursday, March 30th, 2017
5:00pm-6:00pm in Health Sciences Building, Room T-739

Tingting Li, PhD.

Manager, Biostatistics, Advanced Clinical
Advanced Clinical, Deerfield, IL

Tingting Li applies her knowledge of drug development to oversee biostatistics activities in clinical trials and manage biostatisticians. Previously, she worked as a director of biostatistics, manager, and project director in the same field. Tingting completed her PhD in Toxicology at University of Washington in 2009 researching the relationship between mercury toxicity to the human central nervous system with Dr. James Wood. Tingting also holds an MPH in Epidemiology from University of Washington, and a BS in Biotechnology from Wuhan University. Tingting plans to talk about career options for bioscience-background PhDs in clinical trials and drug development, transferable skills, such as analytical reasoning, communication and negotiation, which allowed her to pursue her career.