Jessica Riviere leads the Global Patient Advocacy for Biogen. Before joining, Jessica worked at Novo Nordisk where she led Diabetes patient advocacy, working closely with patient advocacy organizations and with major US industry trade organizations and Congress. Jessica held similar roles at Abbvie and BMS working in oncology, immunology and virology. Early in her career she worked on health issues as a legislative aide to Sen. Edward Kennedy. Jessica has a BA in Psychobiology from Mount Holyoke College and has a Masters of Health Science, Health Policy from the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.