Thomas Frederick Tabias Pitt
Thomas Frederick Tabias Pitt, known to his friends as Toby, is a Clinical Development Specialist at Brain Lab, a leading institution in Los Angeles. With a decade-long residency in the city, Toby has established himself as a valued member of the healthcare community.
Toby obtained his undergraduate degree from SUNY @ Stony Brook, where he became a Certified Neuroscience Specialist through his career path with a worldwide pharmaceutical company and developed a strong foundation in statistics. Building upon this expertise, he pursued his graduate studies at the same institution, further refining his statistical skills. During this time, Toby recognized his passion for the pharmaceutical industry, ultimately leading him to become a Certified Neuroscience Specialist with a prominent pharmaceutical company.
Driven by an enduring fascination with the human brain, Toby dedicated his career to the field of mood stabilization within the pharmaceutical industry. However, his unwavering interest in non-pharmacological interventions steered him towards Brain Lab. At Brain Lab, Toby focuses on innovative approaches to mood stabilization that do not rely solely on pharmacological intervention.
Working at Brain Lab has proven to be both captivating and fulfilling for Toby. While some may view this field as uncharted territory, the treatment of psychiatric conditions without pharmacological intervention has been available for over two decades. Witnessing the positive transformations in patients’ lives serves as a daily motivation for Toby. He is immensely grateful for the opportunity to contribute to a challenging and rewarding work environment at Brain Lab.
Shannon Hakakeyan is a certified Physician Assistant, specializing in bridging the gap between nurses and MDs while maintaining autonomy and working in a collaborative team-based environment. As a first-generation American, Shannon was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA.
Shannon’s educational journey began at UCLA, where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in History. It was during her undergraduate studies that she developed a keen interest in the healthcare profession and recognized the unique role that a Physician Assistant could play. Inspired by the opportunity to work alongside physicians while maintaining a level of independence, Shannon pursued her Master’s Degree at USC, becoming a certified Physician Assistant.
One aspect that particularly intrigued Shannon about a career as a Physician Assistant was the versatility it offered. With the ability to transition into various medical fields, she found herself constantly challenged both medically and educationally. Embracing this fluidity, Shannon continuously seeks new opportunities to expand her knowledge and expertise.
Shannon offers valuable advice to aspiring healthcare students, emphasizing the importance of perseverance and pushing beyond perceived limits. She acknowledges that the journey may be filled with obstacles but assures that it is a rewarding path that culminates in providing assistance to those in need. As a compassionate listener and dedicated healthcare provider, Shannon combines her extensive medical knowledge with intuition to deliver comprehensive patient care.
Outside of her professional pursuits, Shannon enjoys indulging in her hobbies, including traveling, exploring diverse cuisines, attending Pilates sessions, and engaging with enriching literature and podcasts.
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