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Vivian Berlin, PhD

Managing Director, Strategic Partnerships

Vivian joined OTD in 2008. Prior to joining Harvard, over the last 17 years, Vivian held positions in research management and business development at Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Mitotix and GPC Biotech. She has led multiple R&D programs, advanced programs from discovery to late pre-clinical development, and helped to establish proprietary positions in several therapeutic areas. She has also been a strategic consultant to several life science companies and investor groups. Vivian holds an M.S. from the Harvard School of Public Health, a Ph.D. from Stanford University, and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research.