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MCB Seminar Series: Sophia Ononye-Onyia

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
3:30pm – 4:30pm


MCB Seminar Series

Sophia Ononye-Onyia,Ph.D., MPH, MBA Founder and CEO, The Sophia Consulting Firm, NY,NY

Host: Spencer Nyholm

Amplifying Scientific Innovation: Virtual College Seminars

Dr. Ononye-Onyia will present on her: (1) journey as a Nigerian-American scientist, entrepreneur and strategic advisor; (2) core responsibilities in strategic marketing and communications at The Sophia Consulting Firm; and (3) experiences and outlook for the Amplifying Scientific Innovation Podcast.

Dr. Sophia Nnenna Ononye is a Nigerian-American entrepreneur, former Pfizer scientist and Yale-trained molecular oncologist who utilizes her multidisciplinary background (PhD, MPH, MBA) and diverse therapeutic area experience to advise clients in the life science industry.

She is the Founder and CEO of The Sophia Consulting Firm where she counsels clients in the Biotech and Health Tech space on strategic marketing, social media and corporate communications with the goal of amplifying scientific innovation.

Dr. Ononye-Onyia is also the host of her firm’s Amplifying Scientific Innovation Podcast where she interviews CEOs and senior executives in life science companies on their unique leadership journey, corporate vision and industry outlook.

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Meeting Number: 120 843 0985 Meeting Password: MCB2020


Molecular and Cell Biology (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, EEB Related Events, Physiology & Neurobiology

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