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Events Schedule

Common events include: case studies, hot topic discussions, workshops, and networking events. 

Case studies - In small groups we work to solve a case in a style similar to a case interview. 

Hot topic discussions - Members discuss a current topic related to life sciences.

Workshops - During workshops, a member of our leadership team will present and educate club members to prepare for jobs in consulting. 

Networking - Invited speakers join our meetings to discuss their business related career paths and offer guidance to club members.

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2021 Consulting 101

Presenter: Shelby Johnson, PhD This workshop focuses on answering general questions about consulting as a career.

September 29, 2021 Case Study

October 6, 2021 Scientific Approach to the Case Interview

Presenter: Manu Lakshamanan, PhD

October 13, 2021 Case Study - Indicdation Prioritization

Presenter: Mike Jones

November 3, 2021 Cello Health Bioconsulting

Presenters: Kristin Abramo, PhD & David Lomb, PhD

November 17, 2021 Career Talk

Presenter: Sofia Carlton

December 8, 2021 Career Talk 

Presenter: Michelle Smith 

Past Events

April 28, 2021 Hot Topic: The FDA Approval Process, Drug Pricing and Gene Therapy Outlook

Presenter: Michael Jones

May 5, 2021 Case Study

May 12, 2021 Workshop: Types of Consulting Firms and Application Schedules 

Presenter: Shelby Johnson, PhD We look at a number of consulting firms in the greater Boston area. We discuss types of firms, their expertise, and application processes.

May 19, 2021 Networking: Industry Career Specialist Speaker Series

Invited Speaker: M. Ragan Hart, PhD Dr. Hart's professional pursuits: early-stage healthtech investing, commercialization and market access.

May 26, 2021 Networking: Invited Alumni Speakers Series

Invited Speaker: Aneth Canale, PhD Dr. Canale will discuss her industry interviewing process and her current career as a manager of new product planning.

June 9, 2021 Workshop: Types of Cases and Frameworks 

Presenter: Shelby Johnson, PhD This workshop focuses on how to strategically create frameworks for specific types of cases. 

June 16, 2021 Case Study 

June 23, 2021 Hot Topic

June 30, 2021 Case Study

July 7, 2021 Workshop: Case Competition Insights

Presenters: Welles Chan, PhD, Shelby Johnson, PhD, Mike Jones We will review our case competition presentation that won 1st place at the 2021 Texas Case Competition for Advanced Degrees, and discuss our experience.