AIT Women in Healthcare Policy Forum


On September 13th, over 130 women across the healthcare industry attended our first-ever industry policy forum, sponsored by Biogen, EY, Pfizer and Sanofi in Cambridge, MA. Featuring a diverse group of women leaders from both the private and public sector, conversations focused on the future of healthcare policy post-election, easing the burdens of care, how women are leading healthcare innovation (with a focus on tech) and how citizens can advocate and drive change in policymaking.

Featured speakers included:

Alethia Jackson, Head of Federal Advocacy, Walgreen Co.
Annalisa Jenkins, President & CEO, Dimension Therapeutics
Karen Linehan, EVP & General Counsel, Sanofi
Jay Newton-Small, TIME Magazine Correspondent and Founder, MemoryWell
Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor-At-Large and EMILY’S List 2015 Rising Star Award Recipient
Secretary Marylou Sudders, Executive Office of Health and Human Services
…and other distinguished women leaders.