Dr. Christina M. H. Powell, PhD is a member of the American Medical Writers Association, who works in the pharmaceutical industry. Scientific discoveries have the power to change patients’ lives. Dr. Powell enjoys working with people who make the world a better place each day through scientific and clinical research, clinical operations, regulatory affairs, biostatistics, and data management.
She has a strong scientific research background conducting cancer research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (1991-1999, doctoral research) and genetics research at Massachusetts General Hospital (postdoctoral research within a physician’s group), two affiliates of Harvard Medical School and Harvard University. Her research background in biochemistry, microbiology, and molecular biology extends back to Penn State University, where she served on the University’s Board of Trustees (1987-1990), and won numerous awards, including a National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship and national leadership award for college women.