Michelle L. CosgroveAssociate Director, US Advocacy and Alliance, Oncology
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Michelle Cosgrove started her career in consumer goods merchandising and training and quickly learned she had a passion for helping others better understand their health conditions and making educated choices regarding their care. She has spent the last 16 years in the pharmaceutical industry in a variety of roles within commercial, communications and advocacy. Since 2014 she has supported the regrowth of AstraZeneca oncology and currently serves as Associate Director, Advocacy and Alliance, Oncology, focused on breast, ovarian, prostate and pancreatic cancer. Her expertise includes patient advocacy and engagement, development of disease education and campaigns, communications partnerships and projects, and training. Michelle holds a B.S. in Communications/Journalism and an M.S. in Health Communications.