Bioscience Careers

March 16, 2014

“Scientific Communications: Building Bridges Between Science and Business” 

Arun Divakaruni, PhD: “Scientific Communications: Building Bridges Between Science and Business”

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Arun Divakaruni, Ph.D.

Senior VP of Element Scientific Communications and Acting General Manager at Weber Shandwick
Los Angeles, CA

As Senior VP of Element Scientific Communications™ and acting General Manager at Weber Shandwick, Dr. Arun Divakaruni works with over 20 former scientists and science writers around the world to incite change through science. Holding a Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology from UCLA, Arun now helps to define strategies, create dynamic content, and develop engagement platforms for science-driven organizations. He and his team provide high-level counsel and tactical support to diverse clients, including pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, and medical device companies, as well as teaching hospitals and clean technology companies.

Arun will discuss specific challenges and experiences that have
allowed him to reach his position at Weber Shandwick and describe the intricacies of scientific communications.