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About Julia

Julia is an accomplished data enablement, data science and analytics leader with 20+ years of broad-based experience in large and small pharmaceutical companies. She has extensive experience in product launch research, analytics and launch metrics generation/tracking for a wide range of therapeutic areas: oncology, cardiology, dermatology, immunology, endocrinology, CNS, women’s health. Her in-depth experience in infrastructure building includes technology and data processing, data governance and stewardship. Julia is a deep subject matter expert in pharmaceutical data sources including patient-level claims, diagnostics, RWD and specialty pharmacy data.
In her most recent role, Julia was a Vice President, Head of Strategic Data Products at Novartis US Oncology where she has built from ground up, managed and led a shared services organization providing data services for all US business units (Oncology, Pharma and Sandoz), including but not limited to:

  • Data strategy, acquisition and identification of potential data services supporting US country organizations.
  • Data enablement to ensure Novartis is operating at scale, driving customer engagement with an appropriate information management, governance, and processes, that guarantee compliant, and ethical use of its data
  • Master Data Management and Data Governance for HCPs/Non-HCPs and Accounts

Julia and her team were accountable for product strategy and execution of strategic data and analytics products supporting 1000+ users, successfully advancing the organizational capability in leveraging data as a strategic asset.

Julia serves as a Scientific Advisory Board Member for Pharma Acuity, a technology company that provides AI supported data and analytics platform to help accelerate clinical trials and commercialization journeys.

Julia holds a PhD and Masters in statistics from NYU Stern Business school, and BA in Computer Science from NYU College of Arts & Sciences.

Julia and her husband live in Marlboro, NJ. They have 3 daughters, and the whole family enjoys traveling, scuba diving, and skiing together.

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