Meet PerkinElmer's
KATE GIRARD

Careers - Kate’s Story
 Making an Impact
Kate’s Story
Making an Impact
Originally a labor and delivery nurse practitioner, Kate came to PerkinElmer seeking a job in a more corporate environment. With the help of ViaCord’s business leader, she has been able to discover her strengths and where she can best exercise her skills to make the biggest impact for the organization and on people’s lives.
Careers - What Kate Does
 Director of Medical & Clinical Affairs, ViaCord
What Kate Does
Director of Medical & Clinical Affairs, ViaCord
Kate handles incoming requests for cord stem cell units from families and academic or medical facilities. It’s Kate’s job to communicate with applicants in order to properly evaluate each opportunity that arises, while ensuring a seamless process, especially in time-sensitive situations.
 
 
“I love going to industry conferences and sharing or hearing about advancements.”
 
“I love going to industry conferences and sharing or hearing about advancements.”
 
 
“I get to talk to families who have been able to use the cord blood they bank here and hear their success stories, which is really exciting.”
 
“I get to talk to families who have been able to use the cord blood they bank here and hear their success stories, which is really exciting.”