Partner News | Published: Friday, May 12, 2017 7:00 am
NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas and its wholly owned subsidiary, the Astellas Institute for Regenerative Medicine (AIRM) today announced that Tina Karunaratne, director of clinical and late-stage project management, will be honored as a 2017 Luminary by the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) at the 28th Woman of the Year event.
Nearly 2,500 leaders across the industry are expected to attend this year's HBA Woman of the Year event, being held at the New York Hilton Midtown. The HBA Luminaries have more than 20 years of professional industry experience, serve as role models in their company, actively mentor and sponsor others and exemplify transformational leadership.
"Tina's dedication to striving for excellence in her career is an inspiration to us all at AIRM," said Eddy Anglade, global therapeutic area head and chief medical officer, AIRM. "Her exemplary leadership, empathy, commitment to others and education represents the passion and the sense of purpose that we all share at Astellas."