Viviane is the Director of Licensing at the Penn Center of Innovation of the University of Pennsylvania. Since joining in 2015, her focus has been on the translation of the medical school’s discoveries into the marketplace.
Viviane obtained her PhD in molecular and cellular pharmacology in France before coming to the United States to perform postdoctoral research in molecular biology. While a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania, she volunteered at the university’s Center for Technology Transfer, and soon embarked on a career as a full-time technology transfer professional. She is passionate about transferring innovations from the bench to the bedside.