Fall 2021 | Boston, MA
Passionate about leveraging expertise in biomedical discovery, technology development, healthcare delivery, and fundraising to create transformative healthcare advances impactful on a global scale.
Dr. Mhaka is an experienced life sciences executive, investment professional, and biotech entrepreneur with a passion for global health. Leveraging expertise in biomedical discovery, technology development, healthcare delivery, and fundraising she creates transformative healthcare advances impactful on a global scale. Utilizing her experience in cross-disciplinary and multi-stakeholder approaches, Dr.Mhaka has co-founded the Alliance for Artificial Intelligence in (AAIH), a global organization of 30+ organizations dedicated to resolving the myriad challenges facing the growing field of AI and Machine Learning based life sciences and healthcare solutions. In addition to her proven track record of over 50+ cross-industry deals in both the private and public sector, Dr. Mhaka has worked for a leading management consultant firm, and co-founded four companies within the drug development and nanotechnology sectors. This includes a mid-stage AI supported nanotechnology platform for Dx, disease management, therapeutic monitoring, data processing &transmission at the point -of- need. Dr. Mhaka received her PhD in Cellular and Molecular Medicine from Johns Hopkins Medicine where she developed a clinical phase oncology drug and attained her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry [Highest Honors, Summa Cum Laude] from the University of Pittsburgh.