2015 - 2016 Annual Report

Who We Are

  • 204 members
  • 515 students attended 20 events
  • 7 members hired in consulting
  • 2 members hired in venture capital

TBBC Initiatives

Biotech Journal Club: 
Monthly Student presentations/Discussions of hot topics in the biotech world. 2015 - 2016 topics included: 
Moderna Therapeutics, FDA Special Tracks, Improving pharma R&D, Europe's Innovative Medicines Initiative, Google's Biotech Arm, and the CRISPR patent bottle.

Biotech Buzz: 
Monthly informal coffee hour discussions with prominent guests, such as, Frank Rimalovski, Executive Director of NYU's Innovation Venture Fund.

Consulting

Case Study Group: 
Weekly meetins where students and postdocs interested in consulting practice solving cases together.

Tufts Advisory Partners:
Pro bono consulting services.
A rigorous program that offers graduate students and postdocs in-depth, hands-on experience in consulting and leadership.

Tufts New England Case Competition (TUNECC):
Yearly contest in which ADCs from the Northeast compete in structured problem solving for the life sciences industry.

Partners, Sponsors, and Collaborators

Sackler School Dean's Office, Tufts University School of Medicine MD/MBA Program, Boston University's BEST Program, Hirsch Health Sciences Library

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