Dr. Naushin Hooda is a Doctor of Pharmacy, based in Toronto, Ontario. She has 5 years of professional experience, during and following her doctoral work, gaining broad expertise in the medical treatment and pharmaceutical arena within the Canadian clinical practice and pharmaceutical regulatory framework. Dr. Naushin’s expertise is not limited to Canada, however. Most recently, she worked on medical strategic planning for a major pharmaceutical company’s respiratory vaccine product in development for the U.S. market. During this process, she helped identify opportunities for scientific growth, conducted data needs assessment with engagement of key stakeholders, and executed initiatives such as real-world evidence generation, publication planning, and development of continuing education for medical providers.
Dr. Hooda’s experience includes work in health and pharmacy business development, direct patient care services in multiple health-care facilities, and a position as a post-doctoral medical affairs resident for the Canadian arm of a pharmaceutical developer/manufacturer. During her doctoral work, she gained experience collaborating with organizations outside of academia, and she was awarded multiple scholarships and awards for academic excellence, research, leadership, community initiatives, and overall contributions to pharmacy.