Women In Pharma: Influencing Change and Promoting Growth

New Jersey is respected globally for its strength in the biopharmaceutical and medical device industry. The state is home to 14 of the world's 20 largest pharmaceutical companies.

Women have proven their capabilities throughout the biopharma market and continue to bring technical knowledge and insight to the industry.

This event will allow participants time to network amongst their peers and panelist then engage in a lively, candid panel discussion.

The community of Women in Pharma includes mentors, resources across all levels, and education sessions that will be an enabler for career success and work life balance.

ISPE’s Women in Pharma networking community aims to provide women in the pharmaceutical industry a forum for connecting and collaborating on technical and career advancement topics.

Come meet a panel of local, leading ISPE-NJ women to hear how they have inspired and been inspired to change the landscape of the biopharmaceutical industry.


  • Donna Gulbinski Vice President, Compliance Services of Lachman Consultant Services, Inc.
  • Nidhi Shah Associate Director of manufacturing at Sanofi
  • Nandita Kamdar Director in the Engineering & Property Services (E&PS) Group at Johnson & Johnson in New Brunswick, NJ
  • Ilse Blementals Executive Director, Late Stage Biologics Development  Celgene Corporation
  • Ediuska Laurens  Craniomaxillofacial R&D Senior Project Manager, Stryker
  • Liz Blackwood Chief Quality Officer and Vice President, Pharmaceuticals Quality & Compliance at Johnson & Johnson Corporation
  • Robin Kumoluyi Vice President, Global Quality Services, at Johnson & Johnson