Leigh Kades, Medical Affairs Operations Manager (MAPS PBC)

Leigh brings over 20 years of experience supporting medical operations, policy/technical document development, project management, and medical writing. She has worked in both the pharmaceutical industry and non-profit sector, including her most recent experiences at Kaléo Pharmaceuticals and the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). 

Leigh oversees all medical affairs operations at MAPS PBC, including supplier relationship management, medical affairs program coordination, scientific publication reviews, and medical communication materials reviews.

Leigh holds a bachelors degree in English/writing from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a masters degree in professional writing from Carnegie Mellon University.

Leigh has a 28-year-old daughter and 18-year-old son. She spends her free time traveling by small plane with her partner, treasure-hunting at thrift stores, and advocating for individuals with developmental disabilities.