Career Progression for Women in STEM.

Ellen Stanton By Ellen Stanton

In this episode, medical imaging specialist Ellen Stanton catches up with Laura Piila, VP of Devices at Optomed. Following her successful "Women of the Week" LinkedIn series, Ellen was keen to invite Laura to discuss her insight into forging a career path as a woman in STEM.

Optomed is a leading medical technology manufacturer of handheld fundus cameras globally. Through integration of software and Artificial Intelligence solutions, its technology enables eye screening for everyone, wherever they are, helping to detect diabetic retinopathy - a treatable disease if detected early.

From fascinating insight into securing FDA approval at Optomed, to discussing the journey Laura has been on in her own career. This episode touches on the challenges she has faced and overcome as a woman in STEM, and loads more. If you're a woman making your way in the industry or are interested to hear the perspective of a leader in her field, then be sure to have a listen.

Would you like to discuss this topic, or others in the market, with Ellen in some more detail? Drop her a message at or connect with her on LinkedIn to chat.

Charlton Morris is a Talent Solutions business who offer search, contract, volume and employer branding solutions to the medical markets.

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