Have you ever wondered what types of careers are pursued by physician scientists who don’t go into academic medicine? The Alternative Careers Panel at the 14th APSA Annual Meeting hosted an exciting discussion of alternative career paths – either planned or unplanned! – from our panelists, who collectively have experienced the role of a physician scientist in the US House of Representatives, the FDA, NASA, and the biopharmaceutical industry!
Moderator: Eileen Hu, MD-PhD Student, The Ohio State University
– Daryll C. Dykes, PhD, MD, JD, President and CEO of Medical and Surgical Spine Consultants of Minnesota
– Anna Fisher, MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
– Andrew Chan, MD, PhD, Senior Vice President of Research-Biology at Genentech, Inc.