Teresa has over a decade of experience in the healthcare industry across the US, China, and Taiwan. Her experience includes oncology research, professional and consumer marketing, and public relations.

Teresa started her career as a researcher. At Genentech, she generated over 60 antibodies as drug candidates, several of which are near to market, and TECENTRIQ ®, the first anti-PDL1 cancer immunotherapy approved by the FDA. On the business side, she held professional marketing roles at Novartis Oncology and Bristol-Myers Squibb before joining Ogilvy Public Relations. While at Ogilvy Shanghai office, she led a team of medical/media managers to develop communication strategies for product launch and disease awareness; and received the Award for Exemplary Service from the Fuqua School of Business for strengthening the Fuqua brand in China and Taiwan, granted annually to only 2 alumni worldwide. Her clients included Pfizer, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Roche, Eli Lilly, Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline, Baxter, and Takeda Millennium.

Teresa holds a BS in Life Science from National Yang Ming University in Taiwan, an MA in Molecular Genetics & Microbiology from the University of Texas at Austin, and an MBA from Duke University – The Fuqua School of Business, with a concentration in Health Sector Management.

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