Connie has been with Pfizer since 2007 and is currently the Business Technology Global Partner for the Nutrition business unit in Madison, NJ, responsible for process and technology capabilities of Pfizer Nutrition's global functions. Prior to joining Pfizer, Connie helped build a new professional services practice and expanded service offerings for two consulting firms. She has developed and led many large successful initiatives within the manufacturing, financial, healthcare and biopharmaceutical sectors for Beaufour Ipsen, CSC, DuPont, Eisai, Merck, NovaCare and Pharmacia/Pfizer.
In 2012-2013, Project Hope China will work with Global Health Fellows to strengthen health education on chronic disease management and care for patients with risk factors, and health care providers. Fellows will develop a web-based training curriculum and tools to measure the use of the training and evaluate the impact of it curriculum toward improved disease management.
From her GHF experience, Connie hopes to broaden her exposure to, and have the opportunity to address, some the challenges facing people in other parts of the world. She also hopes to use her Pfizer experience as a catalyst to positively impact the public health goals of Project HOPE.
Project HOPE (Health Opportunities for People Everywhere) is dedicated to provide lasting, sustainable solutions to health problems around the world, working in partnership with people and communities, giving them the opportunity and the means to help themselves.