Tanisha Carino PhD

Tanisha Carino

Visiting Fellows

Tanisha Carino, PhD

Tanisha is a senior corporate affairs and health policy expert with more than 20 years of experience providing strategic counsel in business strategy, government affairs and stakeholder management across the public and private sectors. Most recently, she served as a Visiting Fellow in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, focused on pandemic preparedness. Prior to that, she was Executive Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at Alexion Pharmaceuticals. Before that, she was Executive Director of FasterCures, a center of the Milken Institute, Vice President of U.S. Public Policy at GlaxoSmithKline and Head of Life Sciences Strategic Advisory Services for Avalere Health.  She began her career as an HIV case worker in Atlanta.