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Foundations of Leadership: From Science, To Business and Back Again...Taking the Scenic Route

UCI Graduate Alumna Kate Merton,  PhD ‘08

Head of JLABS @ NYC Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Not all careers are created equal. Kate Merton, Head, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS @ NYC, attributes her career growth to exercising self-awareness, following her passion and paying it forward. Kate will discuss her roles in leading teams across different parts of the healthcare business, using as a foundation the science of pharmacology. In ‘From Science, To Business and Back Again….Taking the Scenic Route,’ she will share her varied opportunities to develop a unique leadership style that transcends gender, scientific discipline and job title. Please join Kate as she shares key learnings that have guided her on her journey from scientist to business leader.


Wednesday, January 31 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Gateway Study Center, 3100
Irvine, CA 92697

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