PhD, Scientist, CDO Inclusion Strategy & Partnering
Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group
Dawn is a Scientist at Genentech covering Breast Gastrointestinal and Gynecological Cancers in Texas. Since joining Genentech in 2016, she has taken on increasing responsibilities within the Field Medical Team that include Oncology Molecule and Launch Leads, as well as, the Diversity & Inclusion Lead for her team. More recently, Dawn started a rotation with Genentech’s Chief Diversity Office. In this rotation, Dawn is supporting external partnering strategies to address health equity and clinical research disparities through the Genentech Advancing Inclusive Research initiative.
Prior to joining Genentech, Dawn spent 8 years at Eli Lilly company in various medical roles, as a Research Scientist. There, she also served as a co-lead of a Minority Mentoring program through company sponsored initiatives for the community. Dawn’s passion around research and diversity and inclusion activities has afforded her various awards and opportunities to expand her development across the company. Dawn currently resides in Houston, TX and is a foodie who loves grilling on her Traeger, loves new adventures, and loves her family.