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Laura Benthale, PharmD

National MSL Director, West
Laura Benthale is the National Director, West Medical Science Liaisons at Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of RNA interference therapeutics for genetically defined diseases.

After graduating with her PharmD from Butler University in Indianapolis, Laura completed a regulatory affairs industry fellowship with Eli Lilly and Co. This was the beginning of her 20+ year career in the pharma/biotech industry. Laura has held roles across multiple functions including regulatory, sales and marketing, patient education, and medical affairs. She has worked in field medical for the last 10 years and has a passion for educating healthcare professionals and seeking deep insights to help drive strategies that benefit patient outcomes.

Laura lives in San Diego, with her husband and two boys.