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Bluestone Welcomes Claudia Hirawat, President of PTC Therapeutics, May 21st

May 15, 2013


The Bluestone Center for Clinical Research is pleased to welcome Claudia Hirawat, President of PTC Therapeutics, to the NYU College of Dentistry, Tuesday, May 21st.

Cláudia Hirawat joined PTC Therapeutics in 2000. In addition to leading the business development efforts, she has been involved in all aspects of PTC’s fundraising, operational directives, public and investor relations, patient and professional advocacy and commercial development.  Prior to PTC, Ms. Hirawat was a Vice President at LedbetterStevens, a management consulting and senior-level retained search firm in New York focused exclusively in the biopharmaceutical area.

Claudia will discuss, “Business Development and Opportunities for Collaboration between For-profit and Non-profit Entities” from 4:00-4:30 at the NYU College of Dentistry, 345 East 24th Street. This lecture is open to the public and all are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to Dr. Patricia Corby at  


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