Kalyani Korla

Technical Project Manager

Sector: Health Care

Member Since, January 15, 2021

About Me

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Experience 9 Years
  • Gender Female
  • Industry Development
  • Date of Birth 29 10 1988

Description

A scientist by training, a manager by profession and a learner by choice. I am a Technical Project Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the healthcare R&D. I am currently driving multiple Healthcare product developments in the space of Diabetes, Pregnancy and Women health, along with R&D projects with leading FMCG companies.

I have developed strong program and project management skills through my exciting journey of working in a dynamic startup. I have significant research experience spanning over a decade in the field of Systems Biology and Computational Biology gained as a D. S. Kothari Postdoctoral Fellow at IISc Bangalore and during my PhD in Biochemistry.

Education

  • PhD (2011 - 2015) University of Hyderabad

  • Masters in Biotechnology (2009 - 2011) RTM Nagpur University

Work & Experience

  • MetFlux Research Private Limited (2019 - Present ) Technical Project Manager

    Being part of a dynamic startup, I am actively involved in all the aspects ranging from placement hiring to product development to digital marketing. My key accomplishments so far are mentioned below. End-to-end research project and product management including feature identification, prioritization and development. Led the design and development of disease management algorithms for diabetes, PCOS, and cardiovascular diseases Developed a pet wellness assessment platform and designed the product scheme Extensive experience in analytics model building for bio-information systems Managed hiring and on-boarding of interns and full-time employees Product pitch to prospective clients Negotiations with clients and third-party service providers

  • Indian Institute of Science (2015 - 2018 ) Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    Awarded the coveted Dr DS Kothari Postdoctoral Fellowship by UGC Practised and honed my research and analytics skills in this stint. Co-mentored PhD and undergrad students in their research endeavours. On the research front, I worked on the systems biology approach to strategically identify novel combinatorial drugs to combat diabetic complications. Besides, I have also modelled ROS homeostasis in melanoma for therapeutic advancements.

Expertise

User Centric Design
Product Strategy
Design Thinking
Value Proposition
MVP

Skill Portfolio