Executive Director, FasterCures, a Center of the Milken Institute
Tanisha Carino, Ph.D., is the executive director of FasterCures, a center of the Milken Institute devoted to saving lives and improving the medical research system. Throughout her distinguished career, Dr. Carino has been at the forefront of collaborative efforts to promote policies, research, and business practices that support the fight against disease and improve the lives of patients. Dr. Carino earned her Ph.D. in health policy from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and is associate faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is a Fulbright scholar and holds a B.A. in sociology from Emory University in Atlanta.
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