The VALIDATE Network - Vaccine development for complex intracellular neglected pathogens
LSHTM: Women in Health Lecture 2019
Dates: 21 March 2019
Location: London, UK
Mahima Datla is Managing Director of Biological E Limited in Hyderbad, India, where she directly oversees strategic operations within the organisation and leads the work related to public policy. Biological E Limited, the first pharmaceuticals company in South India, supplies several essential and lifesaving vaccines and pharmaceuticals to global and domestic markets. She has been working with Biological E for the past 17 years and has served in various capacities across a diverse range of functions, including Biotechnology & Projects, Operations and Strategic Business Development. Under Ms Datla’s leadership, Biological E has demonstrated growth, given the successful World Health Organization pre-qualification and launch of the Pentavalent and JE vaccines.
In this lecture Mahima will discuss the journey of her career and company across three generations, including how the company started and the challenges faced. She will explore the current gaps that exist in immunization and the contributions of vaccine manufacturers in low and middle income countries.
Her lecture will be followed by a discussion with Professor Dame Anne Mills, Provost & Deputy Director.
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