Myra Coufal, PhDDigital Integration & Predictive Technologies (DIPT), Process Development at Amgen
Myra Coufal, Ph.D., is a Principal Scientist at Amgen who leads the Digital Optimization team in Digital Integration and Predictive Technologies group within the Process Development (PD) organization. Her responsibilities include identifying, developing, and deploying digital solutions for PD, while enabling staff to become more digitally savvy. Projects optimize PD’s processes for speed and efficiency, utilizing breakthrough digital capabilities to increase PD’s capacity for pipeline development. Previously, she led PD teams supporting mammalian commercial manufacturing, as well as a Process Analytical Technology (PAT) and Data Science team. Myra earned a B.A. degree in Biochemistry from Harvard University, and a Ph.D. degree in Biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).