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A Conversation with Deborah Dunsire - Translating Science into Business

A Conversation with Deborah Dunsire - Translating Science into Business


Join with us for a conversation with Deborah Dunsire, President and CEO Envivo Pharmaceuticals.  Learn the about the opportunities and challenges of translating science into business and network with a great group.

The event part of ongoing effort to bring WEST programs to the Route 128/Waltham area and is being carried out jointly with Bentley University’s Center for the Integration of Science and Industry and the Center for Women and Business.

Deborah Dunsire is an industry leader with 25 years of scientific, clinical, operational and commercial experience, and proven leadership in the bio-pharmaceutical industry. 

Deborah has served as: 

  • Pres. & CEO Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 
  • Sr. VP North American Oncology for Novartis

Deborah has been Awarded: 

  • 2001 American Cancer Society Excalibur Award 
  • 2009 Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association’s “Woman of the Year” 
  • 2011 MassBIO Innovator Award 
  • 2013 Boston CEO Conference Lifetime Achievement award
  • Deborah received her medical degree from the University of Witwatersand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Date and Time:  

November 5, 2013
6:30 - 9:00 PM

Evening’s Schedule 
6:30-7:00  Registration and Networking
7:00-8:00  Conversation with Deborah Dunsire
8:00-9:00  Reception and Light Bites


The Conference Center at Bentley University, Wilder Pavilion Amphitheater (room 165) within the Adamian Academic Center, 175 Forest Street, Waltham, MA 02452

Members: $55; Non-Members: $75, Event and Annual WEST Membership: $140
Bentley students attending only the 6:30-8:00pm session can enter the discount code "BentleyStudent" during checkout for free registration.