Dr. Leen Kawas: a passion for helping women succeed

About Dr. Leen Kawas

Dr. Leen Kawas is a notable female entrepreneur who has come into prominence by making waves in the industry. She co-founded M3 Biotechnology, which later became Athira Pharma. The work the company is doing is based on her visions, ideas and research.

Biotechnology and Medicine Efforts

In the world of biotech research and development, where organizations are seeking to bring new therapies to market, competition can be quite intense. That’s largely because of the prospects of huge profits and the attendant ability to claim market share. Of course, this competition fosters more aggression as companies try to commercialize new drugs.

Dr. Leen Kawas on Entrepreneurship

After working on successful biotechnology efforts, Kawas sounded off on what has contributed to her position as a successful executive.

A Future with More Women Entrepreneurs

Since half of society is made up of of women, it’s in everyone’s best interest if we promote female entrepreneurs on the growth and development of emerging ideas, which may lead to innovative products with meaningful benefits for all people.

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Ph.D. in molecular pharmacology and entrepreneur

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Leen Kawas

Leen Kawas

Ph.D. in molecular pharmacology and entrepreneur