PhD Career Stories: Dan O’Brien, PhD
October’s PhD Career Stories features Dr. Dan O’Brien. With an extensive background in science communication and project management, this is one you don’t want to miss! Be sure to register to receive the Zoom login information.
Dan O’Brien is an Assistant Scientific Director at AbbVie in Gastroenterology. Prior to joining AbbVie, he earned his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Washington University in St. Louis and did his postdoctoral work in the Warner Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery under the mentorship of Dr. Jeffrey Conn. At AbbVie, he began working as a medical writer for the Hepatology and Dermatology franchises and then transitioned to a publication manager role supporting AbbVie Dermatology publications before moving to his current role.