Speaker Profile

General Partner, Canaan

Biography
Nina Kjellson invests in biopharma and digital health companies that serve unmet therapeutic and access needs. As a leader of Canaan’s Women of Venture program, Nina is a vocal advocate for women entrepreneurs and investors. She serves as a mentor to Blueprint Health and Springboard Life Sciences and on the boards of Essential Access Health, the California Leadership Council for The Nature Conservancy and the Oliver Wyman Health Innovation Center. Nina is also a 2018 Aspen Institute Health Innovators Fellow. Previously, Nina was a General Partner at Interwest Partners. She holds a B.A. in human biology from Stanford University.


 Session Abstract – PMWC 2020 Silicon Valley


This panel will discuss the current state of immunotherapy investing. What areas of immunotherapy are people investing in today? What have been the successes and challenges? What has changed in the last 5 years?