Monica completed her BSc.Pharm from Dalhousie University in 1994 and her PharmD from University of Toronto in 1998. She has over 6 years of clinical experience as a pharmacist in the community setting and at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Additionally she has over 15 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry at Amgen in various departments such as Marketing, Medical Affairs Research, Medical Information, Medical Communications and Regional Medical Liaisons. Currently she leads a large department of head office and field based scientific staff who support the drug commercialization process.
Monica has in depth experience in areas of Nephrology, Rheumatology, Dermatology, Bone Health, Oncology and expertise in brand strategy, medical planning and execution, performance standards and staff development.
Monica is a sessional lecturer and course coordinator for the Selected Topics in Pharmaceutical Industry course.
Director Scientific Affairs, Amgen Canada