Dr. Letícia A. Ferri, Medical Director for US Immunoscience, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Letícia brings a unique experience to OLA (Organization for Latino Achievement) that spans from working as a physician in the pharmaceutical industry across different global markets such as Brazil, Canada, and the United States; as a physician scientist at the University of São Paulo and University of Toronto; and as a clinician specialized in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine.
Letícia’s research and academic training includes an MD, Master of Science from Maringá State University in Brazil; Master of Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Toronto in Canada; and a PhD from the University of São Paulo in Brazil. She most recently graduated in May with her MBA from Cornell University.
Her career at Bristol-Myers Squibb started in 2010 in Brazil. Later she was working in BMS Canada and since 2013 she has been in New Jersey working at different functions at medical affairs teams at BMS. She currently lives in Skillman-NJ, with her husband, Mauricio, and 10-year old daughter, Valentina.
Letícia has been appointed as the full time lead for OLA in June 2019.